Live Stream: Mindfulness Counseling Strategies – Activating Compassion and Regulation
Jun 07 - Jun 08, 2018 (9 AM - 4 PM Central Time)
Price: $ 230.00 (*early rate) $ 245.00 (regular rate)
Online Live Streaming
Trainer: Vicki Enns, MMFT, RMFT
About the trainer
Vicki Enns, MMFT, RMFT
Vicki is the Clinical Director of the Crisis & Trauma Resource Institute, an Approved Supervisor with the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy and an instructor in the graduate program for Marriage and Family Therapy at the University of Winnipeg. In her private practice, she specializes in the area of trauma recovery for individuals of all ages, and she helps individuals, couples and families build positive mental health and relational skills across developmental stages. She believes in a holistic approach to wellness that applies to both clients and helpers. Vicki also believes that it is essential for helpers to continue learning and developing their self-awareness alongside evolving clinical skills. She is the author or editor of many of CTRI’s training materials, including those on the topics of anxiety, trauma, mindfulness, gender and sexual diversity, ethics and wellness. As a trainer, Vicki is particularly gifted at creating a learning atmosphere that is collaborative and respectful, and which embraces diversity in personal identity, skills and cultural perspectives.
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The ability to regulate one’s body and find balance in emotion, thought and physical health is at the core of healing and well-being. This workshop is designed to teach participants how to facilitate development of these skills with their clients and develop their own capacity for using mindfulness-based strategies in their counselling work. In this highly experiential workshop, participants will practice mindfulness, regulation and activation strategies meant to promote compassionate self-awareness and emotional balance. The skills learned in this workshop are relevant and applicable for working with clients of all ages—from children to elders.
About This Workshop
- Key Components of Regulation and Mindful Awareness
- The Active Ingredients of Compassion and Connection
- Establishing an Ability to Experience Calm States
- The Strangeness of Being Still
- The Role of Activation and Energy
- Engaging the Body: Mindful Movement
- Signs of Healing
- The Power of Presence and Attunement
- Healthy Connection with Others
- Co-regulation: The Natural Healing of Relationships
- Using Mindfulness and Regulation Strategies in Counselling Settings
- The Healing Properties of Joy: Expanding Room for Life
This is an introductory-intermediate level workshop for social service and health care professionals, teachers, social workers and anyone wanting to gain mindfulness tools and strategies.
Method of Delivery
Lecture, personal reflection, video, case study exercises, skill development and small group discussion
At the end of this workshop, participants should be able to:
- Describe the key components of mindful awareness and regulation.
- Identify signs of increased regulation.
- Describe steps for developing attunement with clients.
- Identify steps for teaching mindful awareness and regulation skills to clients
- Apply principles of mindfulness training in their own lives and with client work.
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