Overcoming Anxiety with Positivity and Hope
Elliott Connie, MA, LPC |
Anxiety can take over every aspect of our lives, making even the most basic daily tasks very challenging. However, there is something far more powerful than anxiety that can have a significant positive impact on your life!
In this keynote presentation, national and international speaker, SFBT trainer, author, and psychotherapist, Elliott Connie, MA, LPC, will show exactly how to develop the positive mindset it requires so that you live your life from that perspective and are no longer overwhelmed with anxiety.
Treating Emerging Anxieties in the Post COVID World
Marwa Azab, PhD |
Dive into the latest research on how COVID became the “switch,” shining a light on emerging anxiety issues with Dr. Marwa Azab. Gain vital understanding of the new challenges your clients are facing, including how social anxieties and isolation have developed and been exacerbated, along with other existential fears (inflation, racial unrest, war, etc.). Dr. Azab will walk you through the effects of these new faces of anxiety, such as burnout and anxious fog, and how they impact your treatment methods.
Health Anxiety: Strategies for Handling the Fears and the Realities
Kimberly Morrow, LCSW |
Elizabeth DuPont Spencer, MSW, LCSW-C |
Kimberly Morrow and Elizabeth DuPont Spencer help you to take on health-related anxiety and give you strategies for addressing the reality of health-based fears that have come to the forefront of our attention these days.
Anxiety and Stress in The Digital Era: Understanding Mental Health and Screen-time
Nina Hersher, MSW |
Elif Balin, PhD, LPC, NCC |
Digital wellness industry leaders Nina Hersher and Dr. Elif Balin will teach you how anxiety is related to tech overuse, screen time, and tech addiction. Learn clinical tools to assess and treat tech-related anxiety, restore boundaries with devices, and move toward digital wellness.
Taming Your Amygdala: Brain-Based Strategies to Quiet the Anxious Mind
Catherine Pittman, PhD, HSPP |
Popular author Dr. Catherine Pittman uses her background in cognitive behavioral therapy, neuropsychology, and fear-conditioning research to break down neuroscience for the average person and make it easily digestible. She'll give you brain-based strategies and clinical tools that you can use in your practice right away to ease the burden of anxiety on your clients.
Trauma and PTSD in Anxiety: Neuroscience-Informed Practical Applications of Treatment
Janene M. Donarski, PhD, LP, LMSW, CCATP |
Dr. Janene Donarski will help you answer the question "what does the amygdala really want?" by showing you the connection between trauma, PTSD, and anxiety. Dr. Donarski will give you evidence-based approaches like Somatic Experiencing, EMDR, and Polyvagal Theory, along with life-style adaptations to help reduce physiological threat response and increase client motivation.
Unwinding Anxiety: Can Insights from the Science of Habit Change Help How We View and Treat Anxiety?
Jud Brewer, MD, PhD |
Internationally renowned psychiatrist and New York Times best-selling author Dr. Jud Brewer will teach you how anxiety develops in the brain and offer you tools to “unwind” this powerful habit.
Helping Anxious Loved Ones: Clinical Strategies for Families and Couples
Margaret Wehrenberg, PsyD |
Anxiety expert and esteemed author Dr. Margaret Wehrenberg takes her experience in working with anxiety and applies it to relationships and how it may impair not only the individual, but their families, significant others, friends, and coworkers as well. You'll walk away with strategies you can use right away to identify and address the problems anxiety can cause in a relationship, as well as ways that you can be more empathetic towards clients who are struggling with anxiety-related issues.
Treating Anxiety in Black, Indigenous, People of Color (BIPOC) Clients Utilizing a Somatic Approach
Chinwe' Williams, PhD |
Best-selling author and trauma expert Dr. Williams will address powerful cultural issues in society, help you promote better clinical outcomes with BIPOC clients, and integrate proven EMDR and other somatic interventions into your sessions.
Treating Clients with Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder: Improve Psychological Flexibility through Acceptance and Commitment Therapy & Exposure and Ritual Prevention
Daniel Moran, PhD, BCBA-D |
ACT expert and trainer Daniel Moran, PhD, BCBA-D, teaches you this action-oriented approach to psychotherapy and how it applies to helping clients break free from debilitating anxiety.
Solution Focused Brief Therapy for Anxiety: Help Clients Move from Symptoms to Solutions
Elliott Connie, MA, LPC |
Join dynamic speaker, prolific author, and SFBT trainer Elliott Connie, MA, LPC, as he walks you through the philosophical shift from problem to solution-oriented therapy that will completely change how you approach anxiety treatment. No tricks, no theoretical rhetoric that takes years to understand — just simple, practical, innovative strategies that will transform your client's lives who struggle with anxiety.