Treating Addiction: The Times they are a Changin'

5/8/21, 1:00 PM

CE's - 4

$60

The approach in the field of Addiction, specifically Substance Abuse and Alcoholism has remained stagnant over 50 years if not longer. This workshop will introduce you to a changing algorithm in the field of addiction including the idea that the “dynamics of addiction” covers all addictions not just substances and alcohol. You will have a fresh look at the treatment of addiction and be able to apply what you learned.

Alan Rice, LCSW

Food Matters: The Connection to Nutrition and Mental Health

5/15/21, 4:30 PM

CE's - 3

$60

This course will focus on the importance of nutrition and wellness. It will cover topics such as intuitive eating, essential nutrients, and meal planning. We will also discuss the three aspects of well-balanced eating. We will discover the power of plants and how to fuel your mind and body throughout the day properly. The importance of healthy food intake and mental health will also be explored.

Michael Chiappone, LCSW

LGBTQ Affirming Practice

6/3/21, 4:00 AM

CE's = 1.5

$30

This is an introductory level course in LGBTQ competency. The student will learn basic terms, including language to avoid as well as the differences and correlation between gender identity and sexual orientation. The course will provide a deeper understanding of gender identity, not just focusing on transgender individuals, but also exploring the gender binary and its societal implications.

Denisse Arcros-Pratt

Racism in the Helping Professions

6/9/21, 10:30 PM

CE's - 2

$60

In this training, we will learn how to identify racism and oppression in a setting, the difference between your individual and systemic behaviors, and receive tools to implement anti-racist and anti-oppressive praxis in your interactions, practice, and programs with historically oppressed populations.

Rashida Latef, LMSW

BUNDLE - You Matter: Self Care for Mental Health Professionals and their Clients - Food Matters: The Connection to Nutrition and Mental Health

5/15/21, 1:00 PM

CE's - 6

$100

Take advantage of this unique opportunity. Take both classes -You Matter: Self Care for Mental Health Professionals and Food Matters: The Connection to Nutrition and Mental Health. These workshops combined will be a great opportunity to go within as well as learn important facts and tools needed for wellness.

Michael Chiappone, LCSW

Basic Solution-Focused Brief Therapy Training

5/20/21, 1:00 PM

CE's - 15

$275

There has been greater awareness of solution focus brief therapy (SFBT) since its inception in 1982. It is common for SFBT to be included in survey courses in both undergraduate and graduate social work programs. The difficulty is finding trainers who have the experience and training in order to teach SFBT. The basic solution-focused brief therapy training is a 2 and ½ days course.

Joel Simon, LCSW

Running the Matrimonial Gamut

6/5/21, 1:00 PM

CE's - 4

$60

This workshop will look at marriages in the stage in which conflicts have developed but the couple still wants to work on their marriage together in therapy. A discussion of EFT couple therapy will provide an example of how to effectively do the work to try to help couples de-escalate.

Al Frankel, LCSW

Serving and Supporting LGBT Older Adults

6/12/21, 11:30 AM

CE's -2

$ 40

Serving and Supporting Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Older Adults: LGBT older adults are 1.) twice as likely to be single and live alone and 2.) four times less likely to have children. Join us for an interactive seminar that explores unique health care and long-term care needs of LGBT elders, a population that endured a lifetime of discrimination and harassment that still impacts them today.

Alyssa Cottone, MS-IOP

You Matter: Self Care for Mental Health Professionals and their Clients

5/15/21, 1:00 PM

CE's - 3

$60

This workshop will include activities involving Self-Care, mindfulness, and exercise will be explored and experienced. We will consider the mental, physical and emotional benefits of self-care and mindfulness. We will create and experience self-care and Mindful activities for direct implementation in your personal and professional life. This workshop is always well liked and interactive.

Michael Chiappone, LCSW

Across the Diagnostic Spectrum- Emotional Disorders and Personality Disorders

5/24/21, 10:00 PM

CE's - 2

$40

This seminar will present an overview on various Emotional Disorders and Personality Disorders. Anxiety and Depression will also be discussed. The speaker will focus on symptoms, etiology, gender differences, culture, and treatment choices. Interventions such as CBT, DBT, Schema focused therapy, and Psychodynamic therapy will be presented.

Philip Feldman, PhD

Communication Versatility - Improving Client Outcomes

6/7/21, 10:00 PM

CE's - 2

$40

Communication is related to every human activity. That said, the efficacy in which we communicate with others varies and can impact client/patient care, relationships with peers and ultimately dictate our career success. Join us for a two-hour course on types of communication and ways you can easily diversify your communication repertoire to improve client outcomes.

Alyssa Cottone, MS-IOP

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy- Focus on Resistance

6/21/21, 10:00 PM

CE's -2

$40

This webinar will focus on Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Clinical skills and specific strategies to use with resistant clients. Clinicians will learn how to identify cognitive distortions, automatic thoughts, schemas, and underlying risk aversion. The topic will also include ways to assist clients as they weigh the opportunity costs of change, challenge their fears, and explore ways to change. The webinar will provide an overview of the CBT Model of treatment as well as advanced skills.

Philip Feldman, PhD