Calendar

Sep
26
Tue
CTI Session: Anger Management: Helping Clients Learn to “Be Angry and Sin Not”
Sep 26 @ 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Anger Management: Helping Clients Learn to “Be Angry and Sin Not”

Presented by Steve Parham, MS, MDiv, LPC-MHSP

Participants will learn:

1. Individual triggers and cues that signal potential angry reactions,

2. To differentiate between healthy and non-healthy expressions of anger,

3. At least three techniques to de-escalate angry situations.

(2 CEUs available)

Oct
10
Tue
CTI Session: Family Matters: Using Genograms to Know Clients and Help Clients Know Themselves
Oct 10 @ 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Family Matters: Using Genograms to Know Clients and Help Clients Know Themselves

Presented by Danny Camp, DMin, MMFT

Participants will:

1. Learn the basics of doing a genogram (structure/symbols/purpose), with emphasis on how to actively bring clients into the process.

2. Learn how genograms promote insight and can help clients recognize how their families of origin “create a default” in how they communicate, handle conflict, relate to others, etc.

3. Learn how to detect and help clients detect emotional triggers related to their families of origin that impact their current relationships.

(2 CEUs available)

Oct
24
Tue
Multicultural Considerations When Counseling Hispanic Clients
Oct 24 @ 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Multicultural Considerations When Counseling Hispanic Clients

Presented by Rosa Chavez, MA, LPC-MHSP

Participants will:

1. Be informed about the unque stressors facing Hispanic clients,

2. Learn about culturally sensitive ways to work with clients who are Hispanic,

3. Be given tips, tools, and resources that can support their therapeutic efficacy in working with Hispanic clients.

(2 CEUs available)

Nov
14
Tue
CTI Session: Mental Health and the Church; Equipping Church Leaders to Minister to Those…
Nov 14 @ 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Mental Health and the Church; Equipping Church Leaders to Minister to Those with Mental Health Issues

Presented by Steve Parham, MS, MDiv, LPC-MHSP

Participants will:

1. Learn the holistic approach to well-being that includes the physical, social, emotional and spiritual dimensions of individuals,

2. Explore key Biblical passages related to people of faith struggling with mental health issues,

3. Understand the basics of Solution Focused Pastoral Care.

(2 CEUs available)

Nov
28
Tue
CTI Session: Helping Clients Through Grief & Loss
Nov 28 @ 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Helping Clients Through Grief & Loss

Presented by Paula Wiemers, MS, LPC-MHSP

Participants will:

1. Learn about the stages and tasks of grief/loss and how to integrate these concepts in grief counseling,

2. Be able to identify complicated grief and how to help clients manage, and also learn which clients may be in need of clinical attention/intervention,

3. Understand the benefit and harm of magical thinking in children and adults who are grieving, as well as other concepts and strategies to help clients progress through the loss journey.

(2 CEUs available)