(NEW) Online Training – Integrating Somatic Approaches into Work with Fragmented Parts

Zoom MD

The assumption that the goal of trauma treatment should be the processing of traumatic events has been unquestioned for many decades.  Now, advances in our understanding of trauma have directed us toward a somewhat different goal:  the resolution of implicit and explicit components of memory that continue to intrude on the client’s present experience.  To...

(NEW) Online Training: The Impact of Social Media on Dissociative Youth

Zoom MD

As online groups for dissociative identity disorders have proliferated and media portrayals in movies have features of characters with "inside parts," familiarity with dissociation portrayals in their environment may influence young people to imitate or internalize these phenomena. For the careful diagnostician, trained to look for chronic and severe early developmental trauma, it can be...

Online Training – Meeting the (Big!) Challenges for “Blended Families”: What Works and What Doesn’t

Zoom MD

“Blended families” begin with such high hopes. However, all too often the adults find themselves facing unhappy “resistant” children, mired in unexpected and painful stepcouple ruptures, struggling with differences over everything from discipline to the “appropriate” cost of a pair of sneakers, and caught in tangles with ex-spouses. The longing captured in that language of...

Online Training – Helping Clients Navigate Grief and Loss

Zoom MD

This course in the study of grief and loss will focus on grief counseling theory and bereavement counseling tools and techniques. Furthermore, the course aims to raise awareness regarding the array of needs of grieving people coping with death, illness, dying, impairment, separation, workplace change and other significant life loss events. This course will aid...