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“Mindfulness in Trauma Treatment: Fitting the Practice to the Person”

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The Carroll Center for the Blind

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Newton, MA 02458

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Mindfulness is not a one-size-fits-all remedy. Researchers are now differentiating the effects of focused attention, open monitoring, loving-kindness, compassion, and equanimity practices. This workshop will explore several important clinical decisions to consider when deciding when and if to introduce different practices into treatment of individuals with different needs, including those with unresolved trauma histories.

Registration Deadline: 10/31/18

Who Should Attend:
This workshop will benefit mental health clinicians, health care professionals, and educators. This training is targeted towards advanced, intermediate, and beginner practitioners.

Learning Objectives:
After the training, participants should be able to:

  • Describe the three core elements of mindfulness practice
  • Identify common denominators in psychological difficulties
  • Specify ways that mindfulness practices can be tailored to the needs of particular types of clients
  • Describe the contraindications for some mindfulness practices for trauma survivors

Speaker:
SeigelRonald Siegel, Psy.D., is an Assistant Professor of Psychology, part time, at Harvard Medical School, where he has taught for over 35 years. He is a long-time student of mindfulness meditation and serves on the Board of Directors and faculty of the Institute for Meditation and Psychotherapy. He teaches internationally about the application of mindfulness practice in psychotherapy and other fields. He is the author of The Mindfulness Solution: Everyday Practices for Everyday Problems, coauthor of Back Sense: A Revolutionary Approach to Halting the Cycle of Chronic Back Pain and Sitting Together: Essential Skills for Mindfulness-Based Psychotherapy, and coeditor of Mindfulness and Psychotherapy, 2nd Edition.

Cost: The registration cost is $55 per person or $35 per person for Riverside Community Care employees. The registration deadline is 10/31/18. Coffee and bagels will be available.

Continuing Education: Applications for 3 hours of continuing education credits have been submitted for Social Workers, LMHCs, LMFTs, and Nurses. Please contact Jenny Huynh (jhuynh@riversidecc.org) for the status of the CE accreditation. This training is approved for 3 hours of continuing education for Psychologists. Riverside Community Care is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor education for Psychologists. Riverside Community Care maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

Registration: Pre-registration is required. You must bring your ticket to the training for admission. Complete this online registration and pay by credit card or, if you prefer, a hard copy of the registration form is available online to print out and complete.

Registration starts at 9 a.m. Refunds will not be available for this training.

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There is no commercial support or conflict of interest known for programs or instructors listed in this training announcement.

Contact: For questions regarding the training, please email jhuynh@riversidecc.org or call
781-433-0672, ext. 5738.

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