Blogs

Sort by:

LGBTQ Youth: A FREE tool to promote well-being

PESI Team • 6/19/2018 • 2 Comments

Every one of us, and especially those of us who are youth-serving professionals, have two urgent tasks: we must reassure our youth of their value, dignity and future, and we must identify and protect young people who are at risk.

That's why we've created this powerful infographic full of strategies to promote well-being for LGBTQ youth...

Read more...

My Ouch Story

CBT worksheets for children and adolescents

PESI Team • 6/14/2018 • No Comments

Everyone has a story to tell. When bad things happen, it makes it much harder to tell the story. When bad things happen to us, there is typically a lot of shame, guilt, and embarrassment.

Read more...

How to Develop a Safety Plan with Suicidal Clients

A Process of Inquiry That Promotes Empathic Connection

Psychotherapy Networker • 6/14/2018 • No Comments

Effective suicide assessments are built on a foundation of empathic connection. When clients feel heard, understood, and respected, they’re likelier to let down their guard and explore sensitive topics.

Read more...

The Many Dimensions of Gender Identity

FREE LGBTQ+ Youth worksheets.

Lee-Anne Gray, Psy.D. • 6/12/2018 • No Comments

Sexual orientation is so much more than being gay, straight or bisexual. We now know gender identity is a spectrum beyond the binary of male and female, therefore, sexuality takes on many dimensions too.

Read more...

All Parts are Welcome

Download This FREE Resource Today!

Frank G. Anderson, M.D. • 5/23/2018 • No Comments

Internal Family Systems Therapy (IFS) provides a revolutionary treatment plan for PTSD, anxiety, depression, substance abuse, eating disorders and more. Using a non-pathologizing, accelerated approach — rooted in neuroscience — IFS applies inner resources and self-compassion for healing emotional wounding at its core. Plus check out this FREE resource!

Read more...

Race to Right Here Right Now

Mindfulness as a key to lasting happiness

Gina Biegel, MA, LMFT • 5/18/2018 • 11 Comments

Practice mindfulness — download three favorite (and FREE) mindfulness techniques developed especially for teens.

Read more...

How Couples Stay in Love For a Lifetime

Plus earn FREE CE...

PESI Team • 5/11/2018 • 2 Comments

You’ll gain powerful knowledge and strategies you can use to guide your couples in building great relationships that are filled with life-long committed love and affection — plus you’ll earn 1 Free CE hour!

Read more...

Meeting Teen Clients Where They Are

Here's What They Respond To

Psychotherapy Networker • 5/11/2018 • No Comments

Most of us were never trained to talk to adolescents, and they often find most standard; shrink-wrapped attempts to "engage" them infuriating. Here's what they respond to best.

Read more...

5 Things Seasoned Therapists Wish They'd Known

... And the One Question You Should Always Ask Your Clients...

Chris Lyford • 4/27/2018 • 6 Comments

We asked some seasoned therapists to pass on the lessons they wish someone had told them when they were first starting out, and here are the results!

Read more...

The Insomnia Epidemic

Americans are notoriously sleep deprived, and those with psychiatric conditions are even more likely to be yawning or groggy during the day.

PESI Team • 4/17/2018 • No Comments

Chronic sleep problems affect up to 80% of the clients in your practice, and sleep disorders are particularly common in clients with trauma, anxiety, depression, and chronic pain. That's why we created this FREE high-quality visual

Read more...

Page 4 of 21 (210 Blog Posts)