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The 6 Most Challenging Issues in Therapy

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Outline

Treating the Highly Resistant Client

 

Treating the Narcissistic Client

 

Treating the Borderline Client

 

Treating Clients with Severe Attachment Disorders

 

Treating the Stuck and Self-Destructive Client

 

Customizing Therapy with the Resistant Client

Objectives

Copyright : 03/06/2013

The Challenge of Treating Complex PTSD: What to do When Things Get Messy and Uncomfortable

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Introduction and overview of collaborative change model for trauma treatment

Experiencing collaborative change therapy with trauma

Concluding remarks and question and answer session

Objectives

  1. Describe how to assess the client’s motivation, stage of change, and preferred mode of learning to improve treatment outcomes.
  2. Articulate the importance of therapist transparency to improve client engagement
  3. Articulate strategies to help empower clients in session
  4. Explore intra-family violence and its clinical implications

Copyright : 03/17/2016

Mastering the Anxiety Game: Teaching Clients to Welcome Their Fears

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Outline

Introduction to anxiety disorders and treatment methods

Experiencing the treatment of anxiety disorders

Question and answer session with Reid Wilson and concluding remarks

Objectives

  1. Explain how to rapidly engage anxious clients in the therapeutic alliance and change their mindset toward their fears.
  2. Identify why the first step to changing an overwhelming response to anxiety is accepting the perceived threat as something the client can approach and change.
  3. Implement strategies to help clients transform their fear into a challenge to be met or a puzzle to be solved.

Copyright : 03/17/2016

Addictive Behavior as the Problem

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Outline

Introduction to co-existence of substance abuse and mental health issues within clients

Experiencing Sensorimotor Psychotherapy with trauma

Objectives

  1. Utilize clinical strategies to alleviate symptoms of shame in clients.
  2. Integrate Sensorimotor Psychotherapy interventions that teach clients how to regulate their nervous systems and alleviate symptoms of anxiety.
  3. Analyze the efficacy of cognitive interventions to improve treatment outcomes.

Copyright : 03/19/2016