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A listing of programs to review in making recommendations to clients seeking treatment and recovery.

Click on web addresses below for further information on each program.


Clarity Way

Clarity Way

Clarity Way is an inpatient drug and alcohol rehab facility that provides intensive, individualized treatment programs tailored to each client. The Cottage at Clarity Way features a smaller environment with an enhanced treatment program including lengthier and more frequent individual sessions. Whether at Clarity Way or The Cottage at Clarity Way, a custom program is developed for each client based on his or her personal needs, challenges, and goals. Our approach merges medical and holistic modalities, providing clients a forum to participate in a range of therapeutic techniques to nurture the whole person - body, mind, and spirit. In our peaceful, serene setting, our staff of highly qualified and experienced professionals helps our clients to develop a variety of new skills for a healthy future. We truly meet you where you are and help you find your path to lifelong recovery.


Eating Recovery Center

Eating Recovery Center

Eating Recovery Center is an international center providing comprehensive treatment for anorexia, bulimia, EDNOS and binge eating disorder. Programs provide a full spectrum of services for children, adolescents and adults. Denver-based facilities include the Behavioral Hospital for Adults, the Behavioral Hospital for Children and Adolescents, the Partial Hospitalization Program and Outpatient Services for Adults and the Partial Hospitalization Program for Children and Adolescents. In an effort to increase patient access to care throughout the United States, Eating Recovery Center partners with Summit Eating Disorders and Outreach Program in Sacramento, CA, and The Moore Center in Bellevue, WA.

For more information, please contact us at (877) 218-1344.


Waismann Method

Waismann Method

When Safety & Success Matter, Waismann Method® Rapid Detox

  • Full Service Accredited JCAHO Hospital
  • Board Certified Anesthesiologist and Pain Specialist
  • Leaders of Rapid Detox and Opiate Medical Detoxification
  • Unparalleled Safety Protocol
  • Private Rooms at All Times
  • Exclusive Aftercare Options Included

Waismann Method® is a pioneering opiate treatment based on a safe and proven protocol that utilizes the most advanced medical techniques available based in California.


Seabrook House

Seabrook House

Quality Rehab Treatment
Seabrook House is an internationally recognized, private CARF-accredited addiction treatment center. The main facility in Bridgeton, New Jersey provides detox, inpatient, outpatient and our 90-day extended care program for women, Changes for Women. Our 90-day transitional living facility for men, Seabrook House West, is located in north central Pennsylvania. We have additional outpatient offices in Cherry Hill and Northfield, NJ. Seabrook House Proudly Accepts Benefits from Most Insurance Providers. Seabrook House has been helping families find the courage to recover from alcoholism, drug addiction and substance abuse since 1974.


Sunrise Springs

Sunrise Springs

Sunrise Springs, The Center for Whole Life Therapy is a serene oasis in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Our staff includes licensed, master’s level therapists and distinguished clinical consultants. Whole Life Therapy embraces each individual and their unique set of life experiences. In order to create transformative healing that cultivates sustainable change, we provide evidence-based, individualized treatment plans including CBT, DBT, EMDR, shame reduction, experiential, somatic, art, equine and family therapies, nutritional counseling and nature-based activities. Accommodations include charming single and double rooms and well-appointed, private casitas. Call (877) 977-8212 for more information.



Hoag Neurosciences Institute's Chemical Dependency Recovery Center

There are many addiction recovery programs available, but few that provide the highest level of medically supervised, patient-centered care. As Southern California’s leading addiction medicine center for more than 25 years, Hoag Chemical Dependency Recovery Center offers evidence-based integrated treatment programs that include:

  • Medical professionals onsite 24/7
  • Inpatient and outpatient detoxification programs
  • Inpatient and multiple outpatient rehabilitation programs
  • Dual-diagnosis capabilities
  • Treating patients 18 and older, and their families

Freedom from Addiction Starts Here

Contact us at or (877) 575-0670.


The Bridge to Recovery

The Bridge to Recovery

The Bridge to Recovery is a transformational residential program, with locations in Bowling Green, KY and Santa Barbara, CA, which specializes in healing individuals by addressing the core causes of anxiety, depression and compulsive behaviors. The result is emotional recovery and a renewed enthusiasm for life. Additionally we work with those affected by codependency, abuse, neglect, abandonment, enmeshment and other issues that hinder personal growth, relationships and vocational effectiveness. Our programs range from two week to twelve weeks or longer, and are extremely affordable.


Ashley Treatment

Father Martin’s Ashley

Father Martin’s Ashley is a private, non-profit alcoholism and drug addiction treatment center located on a serene, 147-acre campus on the Chesapeake Bay in Maryland-- a short drive from PA, NJ, DE, NY, Washington, D.C. and VA and close to BWI and Philadelphia International airports. We are private, Joint Commission-Accredited and have treated more than 37,000 people. We offer Primary, Relapse, Chronic Pain and Family programs and have tracks for men, women and young adults. We have full detox, round-the-clock medical services and comprehensive education and therapeutic modalities. Call (800) 799-4673 or visit website below.



Inova Behavioral Health: Combining Compassionate Care with Professional, Evidence Based Treatment

Inova Behavioral Health supports Inova Health System's overall mission; Promoting total wellness - mind and body - by offering a full spectrum of mental health and addiction treatment services to the Northern Virginia and DC Metro Area. In addition to our inpatient psychiatry and detox, day treatment, IOP, Medication Management Services and counseling - we are pleased to announce the opening of Inova Psychiatric Assessment Center IPAC. IPAC provides a walk in clinic for urgent psychiatric appointments and acts as an access point for all our mental health and addiction treatment programs. Admissions: (703) 289-7560.


The Latest Therapy Titles at Your Fingertips

For more information, including how to order these books, click on the web addresses listed below.

Overcoming Shock: Healing the Traumatized Mind and Heart
Overcoming Shock

by Diane Ziimberoff & David Hartman
Breakthrough new approach to healing stress, trauma and shock. This book focuses on the profound impact shock has on our lives, including addictions and diseases, and presents successful methods of recognizing and treating shock. It is written for therapists and all first responders - as well as the general public.

Meditation Illuminated: Simple Ways to Manage Your Busy Mind

Joy Rains

by Joy Rains
The ideal book for beginning meditators, this comprehensive primer offers simple concepts, straightforward language, illustrative stories and clear instructions for 21 varied meditations. Reviewers comment: "Logically written, concise," "inspiring book," "simple yet comprehensive," "fabulously basic yet beautifully profound," "best guide on meditation." Bulk discounts available through publisher. Contact

Bouncing Back: Rewiring Your Brain

Bouncing Back

by Linda Graham, MFT
Resilience allows us to navigate the twists and turns of life with skill and flexibility. Bouncing Back offers proven tools and exercises – at the intersection of mindfulness practice, psychotherapy and modern neuroscience – to strengthen clients’ capacities to handle everyday disappointments and extraordinary disasters, saving relationships, jobs, even lives.

Focusing in Clinical Practice: The Essence of Change

Focusing in Clinical Practice

by Ann Weiser Cornell
Focusing enables clients to contact their inner awareness or “felt sense” to spur real change and therapeutic progress. Designed to be immediately useful to working clinicians, this practical guide includes Focusing with trauma, addiction, and depression, combining Focusing with ten widely-used therapeutic modalities, and the clinician’s own Focusing process.

Chill & Spill

Chill and Spill

by Steffanie Lorig and Jeanean Jacobs, MA, ATR-BC, LPAT
Chill & Spill helps teens and 'tweens express both their suffering and strength – facilitating healing, promoting coping skills, and building self-confidence. Chill & Spill combines creative writing and expressive art with therapies designed to help youth facing crisis. Training and supportive curriculum are also available. Proceeds benefit youth in crisis. More info on website below.

Loving With the Brain in Mind


by Mona DeKoven Fishbane
Part of the Norton Series on Interpersonal Neurobiology, Mona Fishbane’s acclaimed new book brings together the wisdom of interpersonal neurobiology and a systemic approach to couple therapy.

A “masterful book. . . . Soak in the wisdom of this elegant and illuminating synthesis.” —Daniel J. Siegel, MD, from the Foreword

“Finally, a terrific and very readable book that combines what we know scientifically about healthy relationships with what we are learning about the functioning of the brain. This book should be part of every clinician’s library.” —John M. Gottman

Your Brain on AA (And the Mind That Awaits You)


by Anonymous
Are you working with clients whose lives are affected by addiction? YOUR BRAIN ON AA, the ebook that is being read throughout the United States and eight foreign countries, is now available in print. This book presents a new way of thinking about addiction and recovery combining neuroscience, attachment theory, and the 12-step program approach, showing how these three separate worlds converge. It explores how the 12 steps may affect the brain and how the brain (particularly sub-cortical processes) and attachment schema may determine how people do or don’t participate in their own recovery.

Multifamily Group Clinical Skills Workbook for Therapists

Multifamily Workbook

by David P. Sanchez, PsyD, LMFT
This clinical skills workbook for therapists is intended to support the practicing clinician in conceptualizing how to facilitate multifamily group within a Structural or Experiential theoretical lens. The author highlights multifamily group as another treatment modality for therapists to access when providing therapeutic services to a diverse population.

Transforming Traumatic Grief: Six Steps to Move from Grief to Peace

Transforming Traumatic Grief

by Courtney Armstrong
Drawing from the new science of loss, Transforming Traumatic Grief provides six proven strategies that comfort and empower grievers, promotes resilience and hope for those who have been devastated by tragedy and loss, and shows ways to create new meaning in life beyond grief and trauma.

Mining Your Client’s Metaphors: A How-To Workbook on Clean Language

Mining Your Client's Metaphors

by Gina Campbell, MEd
Psychotherapist David Grove discovered that if you ask certain questions of clients’ internalized metaphors, you can access their subconscious wounds, beliefs, and survival strategies. Learn how to harness the power and wisdom of these metaphors to help your clients clarify core issues, clear blocks, and shift dysfunctional patterns.

Children and Traumatic Incident Reduction: Creative and Cognitive Approaches

Traumatic Incident Reduction

by Marian K. Volkman, CTS, CMF
Traumatic Incident Reduction (TIR) is an evidence-based, person-centered, brief treatment for children and adults which alleviates many symptom clusters related to PTSD including anxiety, panic attacks, depression, hypervigilance. TIR can be effective for survivors of domestic violence, child abuse, neglect, accidents and illnesses, as well as rape, and incest.

Whole Person Associates

Whole Person Associates

Whole Person Associates has been publishing therapist-friendly resources for over 30 years. Most of our books include reproducible worksheets and educational handouts for use with all of your clients to get them actively involved in the healing process. Our books cover a wide variety of mental health topics including Trauma, Anger & Aggression, Domestic Violence, Building Resiliency, Relationship Skills, Conflict Management, Grief, Teen Bullying, Teen Self-Esteem, Coping with Change, Coping with Anxiety, Essential Work Skills, Stress Management, Healthy Balance, and more. If you’re looking for fresh ideas and practical tools, check out our products on our web site.

Co-Creating Change: Effective Dynamic Therapy Techniques

Co-Creating Change

by Jon Frederickson
Do you have patients who are “stuck” and resist change? Would you like to help the 50 percent of patients who drop out of therapy before they have received its full benefits?

To be successful, therapists must know how to intervene to help patients experience previously avoided feelings. Co-Creating Change provides clear, systemic steps for assessing patients’ needs and intervening. Every technique is illustrated with a clinical vignette taken from an actual session that shows therapists what to say so they can assess and respond to patients’ needs.

“This book is a brilliant master class.” – David Malan

Rhythms of Recovery: Trauma, Nature and the Body

Rhythms of Recovery

by Leslie E. Korn, PhD, MPH
Provides clinicians with time-tested tools for alleviating the destabilizing effects of traumatic experiences on the mind and the body. Drawing on over 35 years of work in the jungle of Mexico and as a clinician at Harvard Medical School, Dr. Korn provides detailed exercises and protocols on restoring circadian rhythm, alternatives to medication, and the use of botanical and nutritional therapies, Bodywork, Yoga, Breath Retraining and Indigenous Healing. This deeply appealing book is an ideal guide for practitioners interested in integrating the insights of complementary/alternative medicine, psychotherapy and 21st-century science.
Author Website:

“This book is a must read for every therapist who deals with trauma." Don R. Catherall, PhD, professor of clinical psychiatry and behavioral sciences at Northwestern University and author of the Handbook of Stress, Trauma, and the Family

SHE-Q: Why Women Should Mentor Men and Change the World


by Michele (Shelley) Takei, PhD
She-Q refers to the wisdom of women, which until now has remained unexplored. Traditional knowing is still male based, left–brained, and thus limited. Women, who are out-performing males at every level of education, are now the more whole–brained sex whose wisdom is necessary to change the world. Contact me for a personalized book plate.

No More Vodka in My Orange Juice

Your Brain on AA

by Justin Daniels
A fresh new compassionate approach to addiction recovery is presented in No More Vodka in My Orange Juice. Recovery is a learning process and Justin Daniels understands how to motivate addicts to find their path to recovery. Justin speaks from the heart and from personal experience. He offers solutions, guidance and empowerment. He is proof, that anyone can achieve a fulfilling sober life.

"No More Vodka in My Orange Juice is more than just another drunkalogue autobiography. It is an inspirational story about one man's consequences, which ultimately led to a growing compassion, commitment, and "clarity" of what addiction treatment can look like when you add purpose and passion to a program." Sherry Gaba, LCSW, author of "The Law of Sobriety", CBS radio host, Celebrity Rehab Psychotherapist.

The Dance of Sex: A Dreambody Approach to Love, Sex, and Ecstasy

The Dance of Sex

by Dr. Gary Reiss, LCSW, PhD
In The Dance of Sex, Dr. Gary Reiss offers exciting, powerful methods based on the Dreambody work of Process-Oriented Psychology This book is packed with tools for therapists and exercises for couples at home. Reiss’s approach has helped thousands of couples reach an ecstatic sex life.

More than a Mirror: Horses, Humans, and Therapeutic Practices

Horse Sense

by Shannon Knapp
More Than a Mirror offers a thorough examination of theory and practice of Equine Assisted Psychotherapy (EAP) as a therapeutic intervention. Leading practitioner Shannon Knapp, MA, of Horse Sense of the Carolinas, integrates emotional/social intelligence, neuroscience, and learning theory as well as a step-by-step examination of EAP as practiced today.

Coming Home to Passion: Restoring Loving Sexuality in Couples With Histories of Childhood Trauma and Neglect

Coming Home to Passion

by Ruth Cohn
This powerful book explores the enduring impacts—physiological, psychological, and behavioral—of childhood trauma and neglect. Author Ruth Cohn, drawing on 25 years of experience working with trauma survivors and their partners, lays out a practical and actionable course in clear, accessible language. This book provides direction and hope to those with trauma backgrounds while also serving as a unique resource for professional readers. Cohn details a practical, hands-on treatment approach for revitalizing love, health, and passion.

Limitless You: The Infinite Possibilities of a Balanced Brain

Limitless You

by Lee Gerdes
Thanks to recent advances in neuroplasticity, we now know the brain can rewire its own network. If you aren’t utilizing a functional brain pattern to advise where asymmetries lie, you may be offering a restricted approach to overcoming a compromised life. By incorporating Brain State Technologies® revolutionary Brainwave Optimization® into your practice, you can help liberate your clients from their limitations. Limitless You presents the science behind Brainwave Optimization® in simple terms, alongside case histories you can compare with those of your clients. You’ll be amazed by the life-changing benefits Brainwave Optimization® brings to your practice and to your clients.

You Can Make It Happen: How Breakthroughs in Neuroscience Can Transform Relationships

You Can Make It Happen

by Eva Berlander
In her new book, couples therapist Eva Berlander motivates us to see our conflicts from a new perspective. Eva helps us find a way to rewire our brains, establish deep contact and experience real love. Based on the new Interpersonal Neurobiology Research (IPNB) on how the brain works.

The Daughter Also Rises: How Women Advance in Family Business

The Daughter Also Rises

by Anne E. Francis, PhD
The Daughter Also Rises: How Women Advance in Family Business is an important, practical guide for business families and those who work with them. Anne Francis takes you inside the family and the business to examine the unique and often highly charged relationships, problems, and possibilities that business families face.

Dreaming Money

Dreaming Money

by Dr. Gary Reiss, LCSW, PhD
Dreaming Money brings back ancient mystical wisdom, and combines this with powerful psychological techniques to reveal the secrets of how your dreams and dreamlike experiences can guide you down an easier, more direct path to wealth. The emphasis here is on creating wealth in a meaningful way that is connected to positive world change.

Families that Dream Together

Families that Dream Together

by Dr. Gary Reiss LCSW, PhD
In Families that Dream Together, Dr. Gary Reiss offers solutions for today’s most pressing family problems. Utilizing the tools of Process Oriented Psychology and indigenous methods of community based healing, he shows how families are finding the answers they need. Reiss’s approach combines inner work, relationship and dream work, communication approaches and community based healing.


A Guide to Specialized Instruction in the Mental Health Field

Click on web addresses below for further information on each program.



Psychobiological Approach to Couple Therapy

Dr. Stan Tatkin, author of Wired for Love and Love and War, presents PACT – a Psychobiological Approach to Couple Therapy. PACT, a fusion of attachment, arousal regulation, and neuroscience, is quickly gaining a reputation for effectively treating couples typically thought of as untreatable. PACT Level I and Level II training is available in Austin, Berkeley, Boulder, Los Angeles, and Seattle and features clinical video presentations, multimedia and didactic delivery, group discussion, case consultation, experiential exercises, and live case enactments. Workshops deepen knowledge of attachment, arousal regulation, neurobiological deficits, and therapeutic enactments. CE credits offered. More information, program dates, prices, and registration available at our website below.


Focusing Resources

Focusing Resources

Focusing, as developed by Eugene Gendlin, is a body-oriented process of self-awareness and emotional healing. Focusing has been linked in over 80 research studies with positive outcomes in therapy. With the Focusing Training Program with additional Healing Professionals content, you'll learn an experiential process for yourself which you can immediately bring into your work with clients. Our program consists of Four Levels, offered individually or as a package. Symposium Participants are offered a discounted package rate. For more information and to register, go to website below. Our workshops qualify for CEUs.

Focusing Resources - Processes for Deep Emotional Healing and Life Change


LifeForce Yoga

LifeForce Yoga®

Practitioner Training for Anxiety & Depression

Offers clinicians Yoga practices supported by current research appropriate for the treatment room. No mat required! Learn directly from Amy Weintraub, the founder of LifeForce Yoga, and a faculty of yoga teachers and mental health professionals the yoga skills you need to help your client clear away the chronic tensions, constricting beliefs, and limiting emotions that may be keeping her from realizing her fullest potential and sustaining her optimum mental health. Offer your clients an alternative and/or adjunct treatment to medication, and provide them with skills for internal mood-regulation and self-care. The evidence-based LifeForce Yoga protocol is used in health care settings internationally. Amy Weintraub is the author of Yoga for Depression and Yoga Skills for Therapists (W.W. Norton), CEUs.


Center For Contextual ChangeMary Jo Barrett

Center for Contextual Change

Mary Jo Barrett and other seasoned clinicians from the Center for Contextual Change offer trainings on a variety of topics that can be tailored to the specific needs of your staff and done on site. All of our trainings put a particular focus on the Collaborative Change Model, a 3 stage model proven to create real and meaningful change. Topics include DBT, PTSD, Compassion Fatigue, Complex Trauma and more. Our trainers are well versed in both in-patient and out-patient settings and with clinicians working in private practice. Committed to the importance of sharing knowledge with the therapeutic community, we offer a comprehensive curriculum of professional trainings and consultations for mental health clinicians and educators. For more information visit our website,,  or call (847) 676-4447, x336.



Announcing the APA PsycAdvocate® Continuing Education series!

In a joint collaboration between the APA Education and Public Interest Government Relations Offices, PsycAdvocate training modules are designed to provide psychologists and psychology students/trainees with the skills to become effective public policy advocates at federal, state and local levels. The series includes an introduction to advocacy, a review of the structure/functions of the federal government, an overview of the legislative and regulatory processes, strategies for effectively informing and influencing policymakers, and an introduction to state and local advocacy and the value of political activities.
APA Members: $25 Nonmembers: $35


Sensorimotor Psychotherapy

Sensorimotor Psychotherapy

Founded/Directed by Pat Ogden, PhD
Sensorimotor Psychotherapy® Institute’s three-tier Training Program in Affect Regulation, Attachment, and Trauma teaches effective and accessible somatic interventions for working with the legacy of both trauma and attachment disturbance. Sensorimotor Psychotherapy® can be easily integrated into psychodynamic, cognitive-behavioral, and EMDR-focused treatments. SP is a body-oriented talking therapy that draws from principles of interpersonal neurobiology and is informed by contemporary research on trauma, neuroscience, dissociation and attachment. Sensorimotor Psychotherapy® Institute offers trainings throughout the U.S., Canada, Europe, and Australia.


Online Therapy Institute

Online Therapy Institute is a training and consultancy organization designed for mental health practitioners, coaches and healers worldwide who have an interest in using technology to deliver services at a distance. We offer post-graduate Specialist Training Certificates in Online Therapy, Intuitive Studies, Avatar Identities, Online Supervision and Online Coaching all leading toward our Certified Cyber Facilitator credential. We also offer Certified Professional Coach and Certified Intuitive Practitioner credentials. Our courses are CE accredited for most mental health disciplines and we are a Board Certified Coach training provider through CCE. Through training, consultation and field placement, we can help you grow your practice to new levels with online and self-paced training that includes individualized support throughout!

(877) 773-5591



Real People Press (Steve Andreas)

Releasing PTSD Video

Observe the complete process of Steve Andreas guiding an Iraq veteran in resolving PTSD flashbacks, nightmares, rages, grief, perfectionism, anxiety, hypervigilance, the internal critical voices that trigger many of these, and relationship issues, in four sessions totaling over 9 hours of streaming video with follow-up that you can watch at your own pace, with no time limit.

Watch free samples from this video program on YouTube: "A Demonstration of Effectively Resolving PTSD Symptoms."

No risk guarantee 100% money back within 30 days of purchase!


Gerald Smith

Gerald Smith

Couple Therapy Workshop for Psychotherapists
at Esalen Institute in Big Sur, CA
January 17-19, 2014

13 CEUs led by Gerald Smith, EdD, Licensed Psychologist, Dr. Smith completed all levels of training offered by Virginia Satir, MSW, at Mental Research Institute, Palo Alto, CA. The most comprehensive level was for Smith and seven other psychotherapists in training with Satir each week for nine months.  Subsequently, Satir invited Smith to do some of the family therapy training her schedule did not allow her to do.  Smith wrote two books concerning relationships: Couple Therapy and Hidden Meanings. Visit or call (813) 667-3000.


League of Therapists

Intensive Trauma Therapy, Inc.

Learn what you didn't learn in graduate school! Enhance your clinical skills with practical methods to deal with PTSD and other trauma-related conditions. Our training enables you to: treat nightmares, flashbacks, emotional numbing, and dissociation; safely process traumatic memories without re-living; address chronic suicidal thinking; deal with self-mutilation; and stop command hallucinations. The course is four days (30 hours) of experiential and didactic sessions (lectures, case presentations, and video examples) and a week-long practicum in our clinic during which you follow a patient through his/her individual intensive trauma therapy.  Located in West Virginia, an easy drive from Washington or Pittsburgh.


Mari Creative Resources


Learn MARI, get 20 CEs and cruise the Caribbean in January! The MARI (Mandala Assessment Research Instrument) is a whole-brained instrument based in the concept of wholeness, and is the most comprehensive psychological assessment that exists today. It is a Jungian-oriented instrument based on symbols, colors and developmental stages that literally reveals a remarkably accurate “picture” of the psyche. Accessing all four aspects of consciousness, MARI passes beneath the filters of the ego to reveal the true Self. MARI information spans the traditional and transpersonal perspectives and provides contact and ethics hours approved by APA, ACA, NBCC and NASW. Live and self-paced, online classes available.


Karyne WilnerKaryne Wilner

Karyne Wilner's Core Energetics

Participate in a certification program based upon the world renowned Core Energetics Method. Mental health professionals will become certified in a comprehensive energy-renewing method that helps their patients:

  • Overcome and heal deeply stored, inhibiting, emotional imprints left in the body from earlier unresolved painful experiences.
  • Refresh and enhance the natural flow of life energy and love so they can enjoy a more integrated and harmonious life.

Join this ongoing Professional Training in Core Energetics for weekends:Dec. 13-15, 2013, Jan. 31-Feb.2, March 28-30, May 2-4, & June 27-29, 2014 in Newport, RI. Continuing Education Credits available. For information visit the website,, or call (401) 316-7041 to speak to Karyne personally.


Philadelphia Child & Family Therapy Training Center

Philadelphia Child & Family Therapy Training Center

The Philadelphia Child and Family Therapy Training Center, Inc. was created in the late 1990s to continue the training programs previously conducted at Philadelphia Child Guidance Center directed by Salvador Minuchin. Under the leadership of Dr. Marion Lindblad-Goldberg, the training center is known for its development of an updated clinical model, Ecosystemic Structural Family Therapy. The Center's traveling faculty conduct training in institutions nationally and abroad. The Center runs a three-year COAMFTE-accredited post-graduate program, a one-year Extern Program, and a three-week June Summer Practicum with live supervision with patients, AAMFT-Approved Supervision Mentoring Course and a Refresher Course, and correspondence courses. Visit the Center's website,


Inner Canvas

Artfix: The Online Class Coming this Fall!

Artfix is a 5 week online class for therapists who want to learn how to live, work + think like an artist ... and solve problems like a genius. Artfix is designed to put a powerful new tool in your toolkit — a 5-step creative process that you can use to find and teach life-altering solutions to your clients’ problems. Lisa Mitchell, MFT, ATR, is an artist who happens to be a therapist. Or maybe it’s the other way around. In her world, it doesn’t really matter — because she believes that art + therapy both rely on the same creative process: a process of finding unexpected solutions, shifting perceptions, and transforming ‘mistakes’ into masterpieces.



American Hypnosis Training Academy

Provides a powerful range of clinical interventions for promoting profound therapeutic results. The acquisition of these highly effective methods will strengthen your professional expertise. Your training will consist of lectures, live demonstrations, and practice in small groups, which will reinforce your learning. Attend this training and you’ll gain the skills you need to immediately use Ericksonian Hypnosis and Brief Psychotherapy effectively. You want excellent training...this is excellent training. The American Hypnosis Training Academy has provided outstanding instruction for more than 32 years to more than 6,000 satisfied professionals.

(301) 565-0103 or (800) 343-9915



The Four Winds Society, Light Body School

Shamanic Energy Medicine transforms psychotherapy to take us beyond the mental-emotion level of healing – to the level of emotional and somatic expression and cognitive understanding and reorganization.  Discover the power of Shamanic Energy Medicine to increase your ability to sense on the energetic level, gain greater understanding of your client’s issues, and add new intervention skills. Their Continuing Education approved programs integrates contemporary research perspectives on neuroscience, brain development and physics which supports energy medicine theory and practice. The world renowned Light Body School has taught many in the medical practices, including doctors, nurses, and therapists. Call toll free for more information: (877) 421-7053 or visit


A Guide to Graduate Programs in Psychology, Marriage & Family Therapy, Social Work or Counseling

Click on web addresses below for further information on each graduate program.


Falk College

Syracuse University

MA, Marriage & Family Therapy

Intended for individuals with a strong commitment to the family therapy profession, our 60 credit master’s program provides extensive hands-on training, both in-house and at community sites. Students are required to complete 500 hours of supervised clinical practice with individuals, couples and families. The program’s new training and research facility includes a state-of-the-art Couple and Family Therapy Center equipped for live and digitally recorded supervision. The center has faculty and staff skilled in working with LGBTQ clients, issues of trauma, and the challenges of childhood and parenting. Also available is a dual degree in Marriage & Family Therapy (MFT) and Social Work (MSW). Located in the heart of New York State, application review begins January 15th.


Antioch University

Antioch University New England (AUNE)

Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology (PsyD)

Become a psychologist, change lives. Prepare for therapy, assessment, research, and more. Focus on service and social justice. Learn from nationally renowned faculty in small classes. Attend class one or two days a week. Antioch University New England's practitioner-scholar Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology (PsyD)  prepares reflective clinicians who undertake multiple roles in their careers. Our graduates approach their practices with disciplined inquiry and view their work as a socially responsible action. Accredited by the American Psychological Association (APA) for over 25 years*. (*For accreditation information contact: APA, 750 First Street, NE, Washington, DC 20002-4242, (202) 336-5979.) This PsyD program offers rigorous academic challenge and thorough clinical training. Call (800) 552-8380 or visit


Antioch University

Antioch University New England (AUNE)

Clinical Mental Health Counseling

Counseling is one of the fastest-growing professions in mental health. Become a clinical mental health counselor through Antioch University New England’s practice-oriented, CACREP-accredited, Clinical Mental Health Counseling (CMHC) program, and help people lead healthy and productive lives. At AUNE, you’ll develop your professional identity and build competency.  Classroom and field experiences equip you for many specialties in the counseling field, such as substance abuse and addictions, working with community agencies, in-patient treatment, and college counseling. Apply what you’re learning through supervised field work that includes a one-semester practicum and three semesters of internships. Call (800) 552-8380 or visit


Union Institute and University

Union Institute & University

Masters in Counseling

The Master’s with a concentration in Counseling Psychology is designed to offer traditional courses and supervised internship experience required by state and national credentialing bodies. Offered as a hybrid program with on-ground and online courses, students meet coursework requirements for national certification by the NBCC and may be eligible to sit for the National Counselor’s Exam while in their final term. Whether enrolling full-time or part-time, students must plan on attending three weekends per year at either Union's headquarters in Cincinnati, Ohio or at the Vermont Academic Center in Brattleboro. Located on the border of Massachusetts and New Hampshire in southern Vermont, the Center is within easy driving distance of most areas of New England and New York.


Antioch University

Antioch University New England (AUNE)

Marriage and Family Therapy, MA, PhD, and Certificate

Antioch University New England’s COAMFTE-accredited Marriage and Family Therapy MA and PhD programs are training the next generation of marriage and family therapists (MFT) in social-justice approaches to MFT practice, teaching, research, and supervision. At AUNE you will focus on understanding the diversity of people and families. Both the MA and PhD focus on experiential learning, providing students with hands-on training backed by in-depth study of models and theories. Develop clinical (MA and PhD) and supervisory (PhD) skills at AUNE's training clinic. AUNE’s MFT master’s program has been COAMFTE-accredited since 1993. The PhD program has been accredited since 2011. Call (800)-552-8380 or visit


Neumann University

Neumann University

PhD in Pastoral Counseling

The Neumann University PhD in Pastoral Counseling combines spiritual perspectives with the research of clinical counseling and psychotherapy. The program provides master’s degree-level students with the opportunity to obtain clinical preparation toward state licensure. It is designed to equip scholars and practitioners for leadership in today’s diverse world of mental health challenges. All faith traditions are welcomed. The convenient weekend format (classes on Friday evenings and Saturdays) requires on-campus presence for five or six weekends each semester. Neumann University is located in Aston, Pennsylvania, just 25 minutes outside Philadelphia. For more information, call (610) 361-5208 or visit


Union Institute and University

Union Institute & University

Doctor of Psychology

The Doctor of Psychology (PsyD) degree program with a concentration in clinical psychology follows the practitioner-scholar training model, with close attention to issues of social justice and diversity throughout the curriculum. The program utilizes a distributed learning model with classroom, online and blended courses, making it accessible to adults who need to balance career, family, and other responsibilities. Small cohorts of students attend courses every other weekend (the first year) and one weekend a month in years two through three. Students also attend week-long Academic Meetings in Brattleboro, VT in the fall and in Cincinnati, OH in the spring.


Antioch University

Antioch University New England (AUNE)

Dance/Movement Therapy and Counseling

Bring your passion for dance and a desire to use those skills in counseling to Antioch University New England's Dance/Movement Therapy and Counseling (DMT) program. Learn to integrate the mind, body, and spirit through verbal and non-verbal treatment approaches to wellness. Put your new skills and knowledge to work, in supervised practica and internships in clinical settings. Choose from three graduate-study options—MA, MEd, or Post-Master's certificate. AUNE also offers a path to the Alternate Route Drama Therapy credential from the National Association of Drama Therapy. The DMT program is accredited by the American Dance Therapy Association. Call (800) 552-8380 or visit


Seton Hill University

Seton Hill University


The Seton Hill University 60 credit graduate art therapy program is designed to develop compassionate scholar-practitioners. Art therapy classes are experiential and students make art in almost every class. They learn from their own art and the art of others about the power of art to transform feelings, thoughts and lives. Professional preparation is guided by standards established by the American Art Therapy Association (AATA). The program can be completed in as few as seven semesters, with most classes meeting in the evenings. Credentialed professionals in the fields of art therapy, counseling, psychology, and marriage and family therapy teach classes.


Adler School of Professional Psychology

Adler School of Professional Psychology


The Adler School of Professional Psychology is committed to training socially responsible graduates, who embrace diverse perspectives, empower others to address shared problems and foster the development of social equality, justice, and respect in global communities. We offer campus and online graduate degree options in areas such as Counseling Psychology, Art Therapy, Industrial/ Organizational Psychology, and Criminology. Students can expect: • Mission-driven curriculum designed to train socially responsible practitioners • Stimulating and academically challenging programs of study • High caliber faculty • A unique blend of theory and practice • Real-world skills developed through practicum and volunteer experiences with more than 800 community partners.


Seattle University

Seattle University


The MA in Psychology at Seattle University is based on the existential-phenomenological-therapeutic approach. We offer a broad foundation in psychology, philosophy, and psychopathology. Through engagement with the humanities in relation to psychotherapy and counseling, students come to appreciate the significance of therapeutic attitude and presence. Most fundamentally, we place a strong emphasis on the relational and ethical dimensions of psychotherapy. Our 72-credit program can be completed in two years. During the second year, students are required to take 18 credits of practicum in a community agency. Deadline for applications is January 15.


Wesley Institute

Wesley Institute

Masters in Counselling

The School of Counselling at Wesley Institute offers postgraduate courses that equip students with the knowledge and skills needed to enable them to work empathetically, effectively and appropriately with clients experiencing mental health issues, trauma and significant and challenging life experiences. Our Master of Counselling provides advanced training in counselling theory and practice, with an introduction to a range of counselling specialisations. The course integrates mental health and wellness/strength-based models within a Christian worldview, encouraging and equipping counsellors to work with the whole person. A nested Graduate Diploma of Counselling equips individuals whose profession calls for some mental health and wellness/strengths-based counselling.


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A Guide to Graduate Programs in Psychology, Marriage & Family Therapy, Social Work or Counseling

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