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June 10, 2015

Through Tears of Grief – Westlake

6 CE Hours. Every day we touch the lives of those who have experienced grief and loss. We may be working with the children, teens, families, or the adults impacted by losses within their families. In this practical and interactive workshop we will consider types of losses, the influence of developmental and age specific characteristics, hierarchy of needs as it relates to loss, influential factors within the grief process, disenfranchised grief, complicated grief and mental disorders commonly associated with grief. This workshop will promote personal awareness, practical ideas and skill development to equip you to effectively help those impacted by grief and loss. If you work with children, teens, adults or families in schools, hospitals, community agencies, or other care facilities – this workshop will help sharpen your skills and increase your capacity for compassionate relationships.

Judi Fischer, MA, PCC-S, is the president of Lakeshore Educational & Counseling Services. She is a counselor, educator, consultant and adjunct college instructor. She has a BS in Education and a MA in Clinical Pastoral Counseling. She is licensed by the State of Ohio as a Professional Clinical Counselor with supervisory designation. Her experience in education includes classroom teaching and educational presentations on a wide range of topics for professionals, community organizations, businesses, schools and churches. In her private practice she works with children, adolescents, adults, couples and families experiencing loss, life transitions, depression, anxiety, relational conflicts, self-esteem difficulties, stress related problems and spiritual concerns. Judi teaches Professional Communication locally, for Business and Management Programs. She is a member of the American Counseling Association, the Ohio Counseling Association, the American Association for Christian Counselors, and the Make-A-Wish Foundation. Judi schedules counseling appointments in Vermilion, Ohio and delivers trainings to community, professional and corporate audiences.

Registration Deadline: June 1, 2015

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Start: June 10, 2015 8:45 am
End: June 10, 2015 4:00 pm
Venue: West Center, Cleveland State University
Phone: 216.875.9600
Address:
26202 Detroit Road, Suite 312, Westlake, OH, 44145, United States
Cost: $135

June 12, 2015

Ethics Responsibilities When Clients Threaten Suicide or Harm to Others (“Duty to Protect”) – Cleveland

4 CE Hours (ETHICS). Virtually all mental health professionals experience times when clients appear dangerous to themselves or to others. In fact, these situations have been identified as some of the most stressful that therapists encounter. This workshop will assist mental health professionals in identifying their ethical duties when such circumstances arise. It will also offer guidelines for responsible care, consultation and recommendations for documentation of the assessment of risk and treatments. A therapist’s rights and responsibilities when clients threaten them will also be addressed.

Instructor:

Elizabeth Reynolds Welfel, Ph.D., recently retired from Cleveland State University, where she was Training Co-Director in Counseling Psychology and Professor at Cleveland State University. She has taught graduate students in counseling and counseling psychology for more than 30 years. Dr. Welfel has authored numerous articles on the ethics of professional practice and her book, Ethics in Counseling and Psychotherapy: Standards, Research and Emerging Issues, is in its fifth edition. Along with Dr. Elliott Ingersoll, she has co-edited the Mental Health Desk Reference. Her other books include The Counseling Process (with Patterson) and Using Test Data in Clinical Practice (with MacCluskie and Toman). She has co-edited an APA Press book entitled, The Duty to Protect: Ethical, Legal, and Professional Considerations for Mental Health Professionals. She has conducted numerous continuing education programs on professional ethics. Dr. Welfel received her doctorate in counseling psychology from the University of Minnesota in 1979 and has been a licensed psychologist in Ohio since 1986.

Registration Deadline: June 5, 2015

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Start: June 12, 2015 8:30 am
End: June 12, 2015 12:45 pm
Venue: 191 Julka Hall, Cleveland State University
Phone: (216) 687-3867
Address:
2485 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH, 44115, United States
Cost: $119

September 11, 2015

Advanced Psychotherapy Program (APP): psychodynamic theory, technique, and clinical case presentations – Cincinnati

Andrew Klafter, MD., or Rita Robertson, MSW will present a post-graduate training program. The APP offers mental health practitioners the opportunity to deepen and broaden their skills in individual psychodynamic psychotherapy with adults. The program is based on the belief that an in-depth understanding of unconscious mental functioning and psychoanalytic principles is essential for the highest level of diagnostic and treatment skills. The program offers clinicians courses on psychoanalytic theories of development, models of the mind, defense mechanisms, psychopathology, and treatment modalities. The program includes weekly clinical conferences and supervision of current cases at a low fee. Number of CEs offered and if they are Ethics – 120 hours per year. Ethic’s educational units are not assured, but are likely. September, 2015 through May, 2017 of the academic year. Class meets for 3.75 hours every Friday, (2) 16 week semesters per year, totaling 32 weeks per year. Remote attendance is available. For more information visit our website at http://cps-i.org/post-graduate-training-programs/psychotherapy-training-programs/advanced-psychotherapy-program-app/. Maximum 120 CE per year.

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Start: September 11, 2015 8:30 am
End: September 11, 2015 12:45 pm
Venue: Cincinnati Psychoanalytic Institute
Phone: 513-961-8886
Address:
3001 Highland Ave, Suite C, Cincinnati, OH, 45219, United States
Cost: $2800.00

Child and Adolescent Psychotherapy Program: psychodynamic theory, technique, and clinical case presentations – Cincinnati

Sydney Anderson, Ph.D., or Brett Clarke, MSW will present a post-graduate training program focused on child and adolescent therapy. The Child and Adolescent Psychotherapy Program (CAPP) is a two-year program offering mental health practitioners the opportunity to deepen and broaden skills in individual psychodynamic psychotherapy with children and adolescents, clinical assessment, and collaborative work with parents. September, 2015 through May, 2017 of the academic year. Class meets for 3.75 hours every Friday, (2) 16 week semesters per year, totaling 32 weeks per year. Distance learning is available. For more information about the program visit our web-site at http://cps-i.org/post-graduate-training-programs/psychotherapy-training-programs/child-and-adolescent-psychotherapy-program-capp/. Maximum 120 CE per year.

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Start: September 11, 2015 1:30 pm
End: September 11, 2015 5:40 pm
Venue: Cincinnati Psychoanalytic Institute
Phone: 513-961-8886
Address:
3001 Highland Avenue, Suite C, Cincinnati, OH, 45219, United States
Cost: $2,800.00