Video Archives

Virtual Lunch Together with Diane McIntosh

In this Virtual Lunch Together with Diane McIntosh and Michael Kerman, they discuss how her process from pharmacist to psychologist, learning about inter-generational trauma, gut health, and many other interesting topics.

Virtual Lunch Together with Maria Konnikova

In this Virtual Lunch Together with Maria Konnikova and Michael Kerman, they discuss how she learned to play poker and the life lessons it has taught her

Virtual Lunch Together with Sonja Lyubomirsky

In this Virtual Lunch Together with Sonja Lyubomirsky and Michael Kerman, they discuss how she came to focus on the theme of happiness and how therapists can benefit from her lifelong passion.

Virtual Lunch Together with Valerie Mason-John

In this Virtual Lunch Together with Dr. Valerie (Vimalasara) Mason-John and Michael Kerman, they explore your responses to the pandemic of COVID 19, current issues, and to the recent uprisings in response to the public lynching of George Floyd.

Virtual Lunch Together with Kate Truitt

In this Virtual Lunch Together with Kate Truitt and Michael Kerman, they discuss how Kate became a leading advocate and teacher of The Havening Techniques™

Virtual Lunch Together with Elder Little Brown Bear

In this Virtual Lunch Together with Elder Little Brown Bear and Michael Kerman, Elder Little Brown Bear discusses the program he runs and how to blend traditional teachings with mainstream information to provide holistic healing approaches for aboriginal and non-aboriginal healers.

Virtual Lunch Together with Martha Straus

In this Virtual Lunch Together with Martha Straus and Michael Kerman, Martha will be discussing how she came to be interested in working with adolescents, and how the current pandemic and sheltering at home is creating a noticeable increase in the incidence of anxiety and depression amongst adolescents and young adults.

Virtual Lunch Together with Roy Kiessling

In this Virtual Lunch Together with Roy Kiessling and Michael Kerman,  Roy will discusses his innovations to the integration of EMDR into clinical practice as well as how the EMDR community is responding to the current crisis

Virtual Lunch Together with John Briere

In this Virtual Lunch Together with John Briere and Michael Kerman,  John shares his thoughts about working in a crisis centre in LA as well as how therapists treating trauma survivors may best work online.

Virtual Lunch Together with Lynn Grodzki

In this Virtual Lunch Together with Lynn Grodzki and Michael Kerman, Lynn talks about the challenges posed by the current crisis and ways of continuing to nourish your business even during a downturn like this.

Virtual Lunch Together with Terry Real

In this Virtual Lunch Together with Terry Real and Michael Kerman, Terry discusses how emergency measures are impacting couples and couples therapists, as well as ways to pandemic-proof your relationship.

Virtual Lunch Together with Lisa Ferentz

In this Virtual Lunch Together with Lisa Ferentz and Michael Kerman, Lisa discusses the effects of trauma during this outbreak and how she is handling this isolation

Virtual Lunch Together with Liana Lowenstein

In this Virtual Lunch Together with Liana Lowenstein and Michael Kerman, they will share Liana’s strategies and tips for working with kids/youth in your online counselling practice. She also mentions a list of resources she has created for families. It can be accessed here

Virtual Lunch Together with Linda Graham

In this Virtual Lunch Together with Linda Graham and Michael Kerman, they will share Linda’s thoughts and practical strategies on how to nourish and awaken our resilience in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic.   Linda also shares resources to help your clients and demonstrates a breathing exercise that EVERYONE should try.

Virtual Lunch Together with Frank Anderson

In this Virtual Lunch Together with Frank Anderson and Michael Kerman, they  will talk about what is coming up for Frank personally and professional in the wake of the pandemic as well as sharing insights into what Internal Family Systems can do to help clients, our loved ones and ourselves in these difficult times.

Virtual Lunch Together with Doug Smith

In this Virtual Lunch Together with Doug Smith and Michael Kerman, they will be talking about the impact of the pandemic both personally and professionally as well as sharing insights into the nature of isolation, loss, and anxiety that are especially relevant now.

Virtual Lunch Together with Margaret Wehrenberg

This Virtual Lunch Together with Margaret Wehrenberg and Michael Kerman is truly special. They talk about coping with personal loss during this difficult time and strategies to help clients work through anxiety and depression.

Virtual Lunch Together with Janina Fisher

There is something so special and soothing about a conversation with trauma expert, Janina Fisher. In this Virtual Lunch Together Michael Kerman and Janina Fisher discuss whats going on and how to calm the anxiety.

Virtual Lunch Together with Lawrence Murphy

We had a great time hanging out with Lawrence Murphy and fielding your questions via video/online messaging and email. You *may* be surprised to discover as WE were…
  • Research shows that EVEN email and texting yields therapeutic outcomes that are EQUAL to in-person counselling
  • There *are* therapeutic advantages to the clunkier nature of video/texting communications versus the apparent seamlessness of in-person therapy communications

Virtual Lunch Together with Sue Johnson

We had such an amazing time at Virtual Lunch Together with Sue Johnson!

Want to learn more from Dr. Sue Johnson? Sue Johnson presents for us on June 15. She explores the idea that your clients need to connect with others and that this need shapes their neural architecture and capacity to be vulnerable, responsive and fully engaged with life. Lear more about Emotionally Focused Individual Therapy: Applying Attachment Theory in Clinical Settings!