Workshops & Courses

For Professionals & Agency Personnel

  • October 24, 2018 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Complex Trauma and Evidence Based Treatments

    Trainer: Dr. Patricia Sherman, PhD Price: $40 Multiple traumas can create what researchers are now calling “complex trauma.” This condition goes beyond PTSD to include symptoms that have often been associated with borderline personality disorder. This workshop will focus on the conditions that can create complex trauma, how to assess for it, and treatments that […] Read More
  • November 14, 2018 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Understanding Adolescent Substance Use

    Trainer: Katherine Coleman, LPC, LCADC, CCS Price: $40 From a developmental perspective, adolescence is a time of gaining independence, experimentation, and taking risks. One area of experimentation associated with adolescence is substance use. Clinicians working with adolescents who use or are “at risk” of using and/or abusing substances need to understand the scope of the […] Read More
  • December 7, 2018 | 9:00 am - 1:30 pm

    Introduction to Dialectical Behavioral Therapy

    Trainer: Michael Bodtmann, LCSW Price: $80 This course will focus on providing a basic overview of the theory and treatment components of Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT). It will give attendees the tools needed to identify clients who will benefit most from this intensive treatment and teach the basics of DBT conceptualization and treatment. This workshop […] Read More
  • February 7, 2019 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

    LBGTQ Inclusive Schools and Responsive Counseling: Clinical Care, Interventions, Polies and Resources

    Trainer: Lisa Athens, MA Price: $40 Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer or Questioning (LGBTQ) youth have higher rates of mental health disorders, substance abuse, involvement in the child welfare & criminal justice system and represent half of the homeless unaccompanied youth population in some cities. LGBTQ youth are at elevated risk for suicide. Today’s LBGTQ youth […] Read More
  • March 21, 2019 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Traumatic Stress and Mind-Body Practices

    Trainers: Sue Heguy, LCSW & Caitlyn Yerves, RYT Price: $40 This workshop will review “traumatic stress” and discuss various theoretical treatment models to address symptoms. Attendees will learn how stress and relaxation affect the body and mind. Attendees will be made aware of Mind-Body Practices and learn why using yoga, mindfulness, breathing, mediation can help […] Read More
  • May 10, 2019 | 9:00 am - 5:30 pm

    Youth Mental Health First Aid

    Trainers: Sue Heguy, LCSW & Jaime Arlia, LPC, ACS Price: $150 Youth Mental Health First Aid is designed to teach parents, family members, caregivers, teachers, school staff, peers, neighbors, health and human services workers, and other caring citizens how to help an adolescent (age 12-18) who is experiencing a mental health or addictions challenge or […] Read More