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Current Approaches to Teaching Mindfulness in Empirically Supported Interventions – Cincinnati

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Event:
Current Approaches to Teaching Mindfulness in Empirically Supported Interventions – Cincinnati
Start:
April 19, 2013 8:30 am
End:
April 19, 2013 4:00 pm
Cost:
$75
Organizer:
Cincinnati Christian University
Phone:
513-244-8193
counseling.center@ccuniversity.edu
Updated:
April 8, 2013
Venue:
Cincinnati Christian University (Worship and Ministry Building)
Phone:
513-244-8193
Address:
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2700 Glenway Ave., Cincinnati, OH, 45204, United States

6 CEUS available for a very reasonable price! Register at ccuniversity.edu/counselingsummit. Dr. Ruth Baer will provide an overview of mindfulness skills, practices, and exercises used by leading empirically supported mindfulness-based interventions, including mindfulness-based stress reduction (MBSR), mindfulness-based cognitive therapy (MBCT), dialectical behavior therapy (DBT) and acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT). Similarities and differences in conceptualizing and teaching mindfulness skills will be highlighted. Opportunities to practice and discuss a variety of mindfulness exercises will be provided. The empirical literature that supports the efficacy of mindfulness training will be briefly reviewed and mechanisms of change that may help to explain how mindfulness training leads to beneficial outcomes will be discussed. Incorporation of mindfulness training into individual therapy will be discussed, and practical issues in using mindfulness training in clinical practice will be addressed. Priority registration on or before April 8th is $60, and after that it is $75. Registrations accepted at the door. Lunch and refreshments provided.

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