1 hour of Continuing Education Credit
Brain-based interventions have a rapidly expanding research base that every competent clinician
must be familiar with so that they can identify clients who benefit most from these treatments. In
this workshop, you will learn about both in-session and at-home brain-based interventions to
enhance your practice and clinical effectiveness.
Instructor: Dr. Diane Gehart, Professor in the Marriage and Family Therapy and Counseling Programs at California State University, Northridge. She has authored numerous titles including Mindfulness for Chocolate Lovers: A Lighthearted Way to Stress Less and Savor More Each Day, Mindfulness and Acceptance in Couple and Family Therapy, Mastering Competencies in Family Therapy, and Theory and Treatment Planning in Counseling and Psychotherapy.
Course Goal: By the end of this program, participants will be able to describe best practices for integrating compassion-based interventions in therapy.
At the end of this workshop, participants will be able to:
- Participants will be able to identify 2 ways the evidence indicates that compassion-based interventions can benefit clients.
- Participants will be able to facilitate clients in a 5-part compassion meditation.
- Participants will identify 2 client populations that are likely to benefit from compassion-based interventions.
CE Approval: This course has been approved for 1 hour of continuing education by the NBCC and CAMFT.
Therapy that Works Institute programs are offered for NBCC credit (NBCC ACEP No. 7125).
This course is approved by the Therapy that Works Institute, a California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists (CAMFT)-approved continuing education provider (Provider #1000141).
Course CE certificates will be awarded via email within 24 hours upon completion of all course modules, course quiz, and course evaluation.
Accommodations/Grievances: Requestions for accommodations and/or grievances related to the course should be directed to [email protected]. These communications will be responded to within 2 working days.
Access: Participants will have access to the course for 1 year.