Workshops & Courses

For Professionals & Agency Personnel

Virtual Fall Speaker Series

 

Traumatic Stress & Mind-Body Practices 

This workshop will review Traumatic Stress and how physical postures, mindfulness, breathing, meditation, and other practices can help to reduce symptoms. Attendees will assess their role as the therapist in recommending these practices, and engaging clients in healthy coping techniques as part of treatment planning. This workshop will also share time-tested techniques for self-regulation and self-realization, to support individuals in achieving their full potential

Tuesday, February 16, 2021 |  10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Presenters: Sue Heguy, LCSW & Caitlyn Yerves, RYT

$40 per person
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Motivational Interviewing & Harm Reduction 

This course will review the concepts of motivational interviewing and harm reduction as they pertain to individuals who abuse alcohol and other drugs. This course also aims to review how to utilize motivational interviewing strategies in work with individuals with substance use disorders who are not ready to commit to sobriety, and how to reduce harm while increasing the individual’s readiness to change.

Friday, April 9, 2021 |  10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Presenters: Allison Dickens, LPC, LCADC

$40 per person
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Promoting LBGTQ+ Wellbeing in Schools and Counseling 

Workshop participants will gain critical skills, tools, knowledge and connections to help lead the support efforts to create more inclusive environments for lesbian, gay, bisexual, pansexual, transgender, non-binary, queer and questioning youth in schools. Participants will learn ways to support the mental and physical health of LGBTQ youth and increase their cultural competency around working with transgender and non-binary youth. 

Friday, May 14, 2021 |  10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Presenters: Jennifer Velten, LPC
$40 per person
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