Janina Fisher

216 Flash Forum on Trauma

LOCATION: HAMPTON ROOM

Advances and Challenges in Trauma Treatment Today

Donald Meichenbaum, Mary Jo Barrett, John Briere, Janina Fisher • Friday Morning

This Forum will offer fresh perspectives on how our basic understanding of trauma has developed since PTSD first became accepted as official diagnosis 30 years ago. Continue reading

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325 Trauma’s Role in Addiction

Janina Fisher • Friday Afternoon
LOCATION: CAPITOL ROOM

Janina FisherIt’s no secret that many therapists consider the field of addictions treatment to be a kind of foreign territory with its own special language and methods. But an increasing number of therapists have begun to view addictions as a response to trauma Continue reading

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406/506 Embracing the Disowned Self

Janina Fisher • Saturday All Day
LOCATION: BLUE TERRACE TENT

Janina FisherAs therapists, we like to think the primary antidote to clients’ feelings of self-loathing, shame, and worthlessness is our own demonstration to them of total acceptance and unconditional positive regard. Continue reading

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