For years, I had clients drop out of therapy unexpectedly. I’d get ghosted and wonder, What did I do wrong? What did I miss? I felt guilty, confused, and frustrated.
My energy for the work was depleted. I was getting cynical, and I was questioning my skills.
So I went on a journey to discover what hooks clients into effective therapy. What I learned caused my dropout rate to plummet. Not only did my clients stay engaged – they got better, my practice was full, and I enjoyed my work again.
Whether you’re a new therapist or an experienced one, there are key steps to anticipating and navigating dropout that you must learn in order to give your clients the best chance at success.
And let’s face it, these strategies aren’t given much attention in training programs focusing on clinical techniques – techniques that are good but that you won’t get to use if your clients stop coming to their sessions.
When you watch this exclusive 1-day seminar, I’ll share with you advanced strategies for keeping your clients engaged, targeted interventions to increase the likelihood of positive therapeutic outcomes, and effective solutions for common errors that contribute to therapist burnout.
Let’s help our clients get better!
With joy in the practice,
Dr. Bernard Schwartz
P.S. Purchase today! I’m looking forward to seeing you!
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Dr. Bernard Schwartz is a licensed clinical psychologist and co-author of How to Fail as a Therapist: 50 + Ways to Lose or Damage Your Patients, which focuses on the factors leading to therapeutic success or failure and has been adopted by dozens of university training programs throughout the country, as well as Thoughts for Therapists: Reflections on the Art of Healing. He has published numerous journal articles on the subject of enhancing therapeutic outcomes through the use of rapid assessment instruments. He is founder and past director of student psychological services at Santiago Canyon College in Orange, California, where he taught for two decades. Dr. Schwartz has taught at the preschool, elementary, undergraduate, and graduate levels and has developed a number of specialties including sports psychology and parent-child relations. He has supervised dozens of therapist interns at multiple agencies with a focus on trauma, post-divorce adjustment, and developmental issues.
Financial: Bernard Schwartz maintains a private practice. He has employment relationships with Outreach Concern, FACES of Orange County, Paladin Eastside, and Chapman University College. Bernard Schwartz receives royalties as a published author. He receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc. He has no relevant financial relationships with ineligible organizations.
Non-financial: Bernard Schwartz has no relevant non-financial relationships.
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