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Healing with Guided Imagery: Techniques for Anxiety, Pain, and Habit Control

Did you know clinical guided imagery is a powerful adjunct to treatment that has been demonstrated to reduce blood pressure, relieve pain, bolster the immune system, and enhance weight loss & smoking cessation in placebo-controlled studies? In this 24-CE workshop designed for VA clinicians, you’ll learn how to use guided imagery, why it works, and […]

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Rethinking Personality Disorders: The Search for Secure Attachment

Personality disorders may not be disorders at all, but creative ways of coping with early attachment trauma. Understanding this often ignored factor can help you more easily build rapport with troubled clients, avoid frustration, and increase positive treatment outcomes. In this keynote address, Courtney Armstrong, author of Rethinking Trauma Treatment shares…

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Rethinking Personality Disorders: The Search for Secure Attachment- Boca Raton, FL

What’s going on when your best efforts to establish a secure therapeutic alliance with a personality-disordered client aren’t working? Before you proclaim a “bad fit” and refer them out, consider changing your approach. In this workshop, you’ll learn why personality disorders may not be disorders at all, but creative ways of coping with painful attachment […]

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“I know it’s irrational, but I can’t stop feeling this way.”

Therapist and author, Courtney Armstrong explains why our emotions can override our thoughts and how you can heal.  Do you ever feel nagging self-doubt or insecurity that you know is irrational, yet can’t seem to turn off? Often it is because we are still carrying around what I call a negative embodied belief that has inadvertently merged […]

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Psychotherapy Networker Symposium 2017

Join me for one of the best professional conferences and CE events you can attend: The Psychotherapy Networker Annual Symposium. Brené Brown will be one of the keynote speakers this year to celebrate the Symposium’s 40th anniversary! Click here to register now!  Other featured speakers include Bessel van der Kolk, Rick Hanson, Lisa Ferentz, Linda Graham […]

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