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Implementing Mindfulness in Therapy: Part 1 and 2

Date: November 2 9:00am - November 3 5:00pm Location: South Chapel, Graduate Campus

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    Yael Schweitzer, M.S.W., LCSW, BC-DMT

South Chapel, Graduate Campus

This two day modular workshop (register for one or both days) is designed to provide therapists and health care providers with an introduction to mindfulness, guidelines for interpersonal mindfulness, as well as knowledge and tools for integrating the mindfulness approach into therapeutic work with clients.

Implementing Mindfulness in Therapy Part 1 provides an introductory overview of Mindfulness-Based Therapy (MBT), Interpersonal mindfulness guidelines, and ways to integrate this approach into clinical practice.

The workshop continues on to Part 2 with deeper practice and discussion of the techniques and guidelines covered in day one with close examination of the complexity, intricacy and creativity of implementing the mindfulness approach in therapy. Participants are encouraged to bring scenarios, questions, and examples from their work.

How should I register?

You can register for part 1 or part 2 only, or for both parts together. 

Part 1 will provide familiarity and experience with the mindfulness approach.

Part 2 will provide participants who have previously taken the one-day Implementing Mindfulness in Therapy workshop (or a similar program), or who already apply mindfulness in their practice with information and tools to expand and deepen their existing knowledge and experience.

Both days include theory, experiential practices, discussions and examples from  mindfulness-based therapeutic work.

View or download the two-day workshop outline here

Past participants are saying…

“Great workshop. Very practical stuff that I can immediately use in my own work.”

“Practicing different forms of meditation and discussion of how to apply them to clients was most valuable.”

“Thank you! I feel very grateful and less stressed.”

“Great class! Experiential and thorough.”

Workshop Details & Registration

Dates: Saturday-Sunday, November 2-3, 2013

Time: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Instructor: Yael Schweitzer, M.S.W., LCSW, BC-DMT

Noncredit/CEU registration fees 

Single day: 7 hours, $125 by 10/10, $150 after. $40 students

Both days: 14 hours, $225 by 10/10, $250 after. $80 students

Register now

About the Instructor

Yael Schweitzer, M.S.W., LCSW, BC-DMT is a licensed Clinical Social Worker, movement Therapist, teacher of the Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Program (MBSR) and co-developer of the Interpersonal Mindfulness Program. Yael has over 25 years of experience in integrating mindfulness practices in therapeutic work with individuals and groups and currently she has a private practice where she offers Mindfulness-Based Therapy. To learn more about Yael’s work visit www.yaelschweitzer.com
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