WELLNESS PRE-RECORDED TRAININGS
Self-Care for Helping Professionals
Presented By Kurstie Bevelhymer-Rangel, LSW
This training will provide education surrounding the topic of self-care for helping professionals. It will provide a new definition of self-care and present information that breaks down the structure of various aspects related to self-care. Through examining societal ideologies and assumptions of self-care, this training will break down numerous barriers to self-care that are common amongst helping professionals. It will reframe what self-care looks like as well as present information that aids helping professionals in making self-care an attainable and valuable tool for everyday life. In addition this training will aid in coping with vicarious/secondary trauma and compassion fatigue as well as utilizing self-care as a preventative tool against burnout.
Grief and Bereavement in the Present Moment
Presented By Luca Mendlein, LISW
In this webinar we will explore how grief can present in our communities during the 2020-2021 pandemic. We will discuss current areas of knowledge and suggested coping skills, specifically paying attention to how grief and loss exist in the body and offering methods of working with these responses. We will also explore ways in which grief affects marginalized populations, including members of BIPOC and LGBTQ+ communities. Discussion regarding current events and how this influences clients’ presentations in session will be discussed within the context of grief and loss.
All Bodies Are Good Bodies: Addressing Fatphobia in the LGBTQ+ Community
Presented By Luca Mendlein, LISW
2 CEs- Meets ethics requirements
This webinar will provide information about the effects of fatphobia and diet culture on members of the LGBTQ+ community, specifically exploring connections between fatphobia, dysphoria, and eating disorders. The webinar will offer mental health clinicians methods of examining internalized fatphobia and addressing these issues with clients, with a focus on making the therapeutic environment safer and more accessible for fat clients.
Utilizing the Body, Breath and Mindfulness in Telehealth Counseling
Presented By Abbey Carter Logan, LPCC-S
Are you sick of staring at the screen with your clients and burning out your eyes and spirit? This training will cover some creative ways to soothe your clients anxiety, depression and other mental and emotional concerns via telehealth counseling. Experiential techniques will be taught and practiced to offer you some respite from the chair and challenges of providing counseling over a screen. Take the hour to move, breath and relax with me while learning ways to provide these creative techniques to enhance your clinical work on the screen.
Rest: An Essential for Self Care and Clinical Practice
Presented by Abbey Carter Logan, LPCC-S
As we continue to move through a global pandemic and social justice movements, rest has become even more essential for the therapists who have been on the front lines since day one. Just living in the world today activates that stress response, especially if you are a member of marginalized communities. Research shows that rest makes us more productive, but what if rest was about living a more fulfilling life? This webinar will explore the different types of rest and how we can implement them into our clinical and well-being practices now.