Working harder, seeing more clients, going to more workshops, doesn’t seem to actually help therapists improve outcomes. But there’s an emerging science of expertise and human performance that shows that working smarter does make a difference. This series will offer practical guidance on how to work more systematically to improve your positive outcomes and move to the next level of clinical accomplishment.
As new realities collide with traditional ethical standards, many clinicians are growing more confused about their obligations. This 6-part audio series with leading experts on ethical practice offers a lively, illuminating, practical exploration of current ethical guidelines for clinicians.
Join the leading innovators in the trauma field for this new 5-part interview series of practice-focused, down to earth discussions. Each session will expand your clinical perspective and extend your understanding of cutting-edge developments in trauma treatment.
Despite the widespread assumption that anyone can successfully lose weight and keep it off, some critics of the $60-billion-a-year weight-loss industry insist that, in the long run, diets actually make us fatter. This 4-part audio series explores what therapists need to know about helping clients who have weight concerns.
Has mindfulness practice become a sacred cow within the therapy community today? This highly acclaimed audio series probes the benefits and limitations of both psychotherapy and mindfulness and explores whether these two approaches to shifting consciousness can or should be blended.
This 6-part Audio series features Couples Therapy's most influential figures. Each session is a down-to-earth exploration of the most common challenges in couples work today. The series is designed to expand your clinical perspective and increase your effectiveness right away. Our new audio courses and lively comment board discussions extend the possibilities of clinical training and professional community online.
Learn what to say to continue to be effective when clients press some of your hottest buttons.
Explore the symptoms of sexual addiction and learn the most effective treatment strategies.
Discover how couples can overcome their sexual impasses and enhance their erotic life by understanding and working with their particular styles of sexuality.
Learn how to help couples understand the meaning of porn use from each partner's perspective and negotiate a mutually satisfactory way to deal with it, when appropriate.
Discover how to use the basics of Attachment Theory in your practice to change the way you interact with clients and improve outcomes.
Enhance your awareness of therapists' strengths, weaknesses, and instructional needs at different stages in their careers, and learn how to use this knowledge to become a better supervisor.
Learn how to engage emotion-phobic men in couples therapy by reducing their shame and dread of failure, appealing to their core values, and evoking their own attachment styles.
Break free of the traditional private practice business model, increase your income, help more people, recession-proof your practice, all while maintaining your integrity and doing the kind of therapy you love to do.
Learn how this world-famous, empirically validated practice developed by Jon Kabat-Zinn can reduce stress, improve emotional and physical health, and promote positive self-understanding.
Discover what Dr. Melfi’s ethical dilemmas can teach you about blurred boundaries, the limits of “values neutral” therapy, and how to talk effectively with clients about behavior that’s hurting both them and others. Note: Fulfills many state board requirements for training in ethics and risk management.
Learn a clear framework for assessing, understanding, and treating complex trauma--a multidimensional disorder, rooted in developmental, familial, biological, and sociopolitical contexts.
Explore an innovative method, pioneered by a legend in the field, that helps clients challenge oppression and abuse to reclaim their own agency and personal authority
Learn a common-sense approach to ethical practice that protects you and your practice without undermining your therapeutic connection. Note: Fulfills many state board requirements for training in ethics and risk management.
Find out how understanding the evolution of the human brain from reptilian to mammalian--and the wired-in glitches that resulted--can change your clinical perspective and therapeutic effectiveness.
Learn a powerful, rapid, gentle way to work with clients’ primary sensory experiences and help them recover from common clinical problems based on underlying trauma without needing to know anything about the content of the trauma.
Discover how you can continue to do the work you love and earn a decent living by finding out about changing trends, what the future opportunities are, and how you can get in on the ground floor.
Learn what the most successful therapists do that distinguishes them and how to vastly improve your practice by better understanding your clinical strengths and weaknesses.
Dramatically increase your effectiveness in treating panic, social anxiety, and generalized anxiety by understanding the neurobiology of anxiety and how to link it with specific interventions.
Explore dramatically effective ways to go beyond treating symptoms and tap into a client’s capacities for deeper awareness, love, wisdom, flow, compassion, and generosity.
Explore a step-by-step protocol for helping ambivalent couples decide whether to stay in a marriage that maximizes the chances that the relationship will survive and prepares spouses for the possibility of divorce.
Learn concrete steps for connecting with and supporting enraged, despairing, often self-harming and suicidal teenage girls that can help them reengage with others and begin to thrive.
Discover an alternative to traditional cognitive-behavioral therapy that invites clients to use mindfulness to accept and work with difficult thoughts and feelings, rather than trying to banish them.
Learn how to integrate the field’s most empirically validated approach to couples therapy into your own work with couples to help them achieve a deep emotional connection.
Discover how ancient meditation traditions and the latest brain research meet to yield a new understanding of the connection between neural integration, mindfulness, and therapeutic effectiveness.
Regain your clarity and clinical perspective quickly when dealing with difficult clients by learning a new way of identifying and dealing with the cognitive distortions and extreme emotions they trigger in you.
Discover the power of drawing on clients’ private language, internal images, and personal stories to help them revive a deep sense of identity and self-worth.
Learn the secrets of how to connect with “impossible,” therapy-fighting clients in a way that gets them beyond their ambivalence and genuinely invested in therapy.
Develop a toolkit of highly effective relaxation and worry-management techniques that you can immediately integrate into your practice.
Get straightforward insights for dealing with the thorniest practice issues you’ll ever face: self-disclosure, sexual attraction, gifts, and dual relationships, among others.
Analyze state-of-the-art, well-researched, but often ignored treatments that provide relief to a large majority of depressed clients.
Learn techniques based on attachment theory to improve your marital therapy outcomes and help couples achieve a deep and lasting emotional connection.
Identify practical methods for restoring mutual respect, understanding, and connection between parents and kids.
Explore the power of mindfulness to help clients nurture self-compassion, move beyond a constricted sense of identity, and awaken to the true beauty of their own nature.
Laugh and cry at the foibles of your own profession, while reviewing practical steps for doing good couples therapy that help partners stay together and establish solid, happy relationships.
Revolutionary discoveries about the social nature of the brain are being made daily. One primary concept that makes brain science highly accessible and applicable in the consulting room is a concept introduced by Daniel Siegel, M.D. It's called "interpersonal neurobiology" and refers to the neural processes connecting one brain to another.
A thought-provoking, practical new audio series explores the challenges of couples work, discusses whether individual therapy can be detrimental to clients with relationship issues, and illuminates exactly how clinicians can stretch their comfort zones to more effectively work with couples.
In recent years, Attachment Theory, with its emphasis on early bonding, connection, and relationship, has exerted a strong influence on the practice of psychotherapy. This 6-part interview series will bring together leading experts within our field for a lively debate about the scientific foundations of Attachment Theory and its clinical implications.
In this series of highly practical interviews about the challenges of trauma treatment, you'll hear about the clinical implications of the latest findings from attachment, developmental, and neurobiological research and how to apply them in your practice. You'll take away concrete insights about assessment, the use of the therapeutic relationship, the sequencing and staging of treatment, and how to customize methods to the needs of your clients.