Spring 2014 Seminars

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Seminar code: VAN-S20

Calming the Emotional Storm:
Using DBT to Help Your Clients Manage Their Emotions

Sheri Van Dijk, MSW, RSW

Date: Monday, April 28, and Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Location: YWCA Elm Centre (87 Elm Street, Toronto)

Seminar code: KMR-S20

Dealing with Grief:
Mindfulness and Resilience-Based Approaches

Sameet Kumar, PhD

Date: Thursday, May 1, and Friday, May 2, 2014

Location: YWCA Elm Centre (87 Elm Street, Toronto)

Seminar code: REA-CL1

Relational Life Certification Training with Terry Real - Levels 1 and 2

Terry Real, MSW, LICSW

Certification training

Level 2: Monday, May 5, and Tuesday, May 6, 2014

Location: Multi-Faith Centre (569 Spadina Avenue, Toronto)

Seminar code: FIS-S11

When Intimacy Feels Unsafe:
Healing the Trauma Legacy in Couples Therapy

Janina Fisher, PhD

Date: Monday, May 5, 2014

Location: YWCA Elm Centre (87 Elm Street, Toronto)

Seminar code: FIS-Y40

TIST:
A Four-Day Training for Treating Addictive, Self-Destructive, and Borderline Clients

Janina Fisher, PhD

Module 1: Tuesday, May 6, and Wednesday, May 7, 2014

Module 2: Tuesday, September 30,
and Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Location: YWCA Elm Centre (87 Elm Street, Toronto)

Seminar code: FER-S10

Learning from Therapeutic Relationships in Film:
Ethics, Boundaries, and Countertransference

Lisa Ferentz, MSW, LCSW-C, DAPA

Date: Wednesday, May 7, 2014

Location: Multi-Faith Centre (569 Spadina Avenue, Toronto)

Seminar code: CAR-S10

Depression, Anxiety, and Other Related Disorders:
A Breakthrough Approach Using CBT for Insomnia

Colleen Carney, PhD, CPsych

Date: Friday, May 9, 2014

Location: YWCA Elm Centre (87 Elm Street, Toronto)

Seminar code: STR-S20

Cultivating Co-Regulation with Traumatized Adolescents

Martha Straus, PhD

Date: Monday, May 12, and Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Location: YWCA Elm Centre (87 Elm Street, Toronto)

Seminar code: SOL-S10

Itís the Law:
What Every Therapist and Counsellor Needs to Know

Robert Solomon, LLB, LLM

Date: Thursday, May 15, 2014

Location: YWCA Elm Centre (87 Elm Street, Toronto)

Seminar code: GIL-S20

Compassion Focused Therapy:
Moving Beyond Cognitive Engagement in CBT

Paul Gilbert, PhD, OBE

Date: Thursday, May 22, and Friday, May 23, 2014

Location: YWCA Elm Centre (87 Elm Street, Toronto)

Seminar code: FRA-S10

Improving Treatment Through Proper Diagnosis:
The DSM-5 Conundrum

Allen Frances, MD

Date: Wednesday, May 28, 2014

Location: YWCA Elm Centre (87 Elm Street, Toronto)

Seminar code: WIL-S20

Helping the Anxious Client:
CBT Strategies that Really Work

Reid Wilson, PhD

Date: Thursday, May 29, and Friday, May 30, 2014

Location: YWCA Elm Centre (87 Elm Street, Toronto)

Seminar code: HER-S20

Motivational Interviewing:
Dancing vs. Wrestling

Marilyn Herie, PhD, RSW

Date: Thursday, June 5, and Friday, June 6, 2014

Location: YWCA Elm Centre (87 Elm Street, Toronto)

Seminar code: KOR-S20

Rhythms of Recovery:
Utilizing Complementary Medicine and Nutritional Therapies for Trauma and Related Disorders

Leslie Korn, PhD, MPH, LMHC

Date: Monday, June 9, and Tuesday, June 10, 2014

Location: YWCA Elm Centre (87 Elm Street, Toronto)

Seminar code: STE-S20

Stabilization Skills in the Treatment of Complex Developmental Trauma Disorders

Kathy Steele, MN, CS

Date: Thursday, June 12, and Friday, June 13, 2014

Location: YWCA Elm Centre (87 Elm Street, Toronto)

Seminar code: POR-S20

The Polyvagal Theory:
The Physiology of Love and Social Behaviour, and Clinical Applications

Stephen W. Porges, PhD, and Sue Carter, PhD

Date: Thursday, June 19, and Friday, June 20, 2014

Location: YWCA Elm Centre (87 Elm Street, Toronto)