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6 Benefits of Simple Chair Yoga

And how you can get started today.

Joann Lutz, MSW, LICSW, E-RYT • 1/13/2017 • No Comments

This simple intervention can be used anytime in the session when the client feels anxious, tense, ungrounded, or in some pain, or as part of a goal of learning to connect with body sensations.

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Trust Revival Method

How to guide couples through the trauma of betrayal and infidelity

John M. Gottman, Ph.D., Julie Gottman, Ph.D. • 1/3/2017 • 6 Comments

In this video, John and Julie Gottman will step you through the different phases of their Trust Revival Method to help rebuild and nurture trust in a relationship.

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Inside/Outside Box

A powerful art-based play therapy technique

Clair Mellenthin, LCSW, RPT-S • 12/27/2016 • 4 Comments

The Inside/Outside Box is a wonderful tool that elicits powerful emotions and helps tweens and teens begin to see their whole self, creating a launching pad for blossoming self-esteem and self-worth.

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A Common Supervisory Mistake to Avoid

3 Reasons why it happens and how you can prevent it

Bob Taibbi, LCSW • 12/22/2016 • 7 Comments

In this short video, nationally recognized clinical supervision expert and author Bob Taibbi, LCSW, walks you through the three reasons why this common mistake happens, and how you can avoid it.

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What to Do When Clients Cry

Jay Efran, Ph.D. • 12/12/2016 • 12 Comments

In this short clip, therapy author and psychology professor Jay Efran, Ph.D., shares his do's and don'ts list for when clients cry and explains how tears can be a therapist's ally.

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How to Teach a Child with Autism About Personal Space

Tara Delaney, MS, OTR/L • 12/9/2016 • 11 Comments

In this brief video clip, Tara Delaney, MS, OTR/L, describes her easy-to-use method that helps children with autism understand and apply the concept of "personal space," which in turn helps them adapt more easily into social situations.

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From Hell to Heaven...In One-Minute

Donald Altman, MA, LPC • 12/8/2016 • 4 Comments

When stuck in anger, it helps to find some heaven within. Try this simple meditation and coloring practice to help you find peace within.

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Free CE Seminar: CBT for Anxiety and OCD

Elizabeth DuPont Spencer, M.S.W., LCSW-C, Kimberly Morrow, LCSW • 12/7/2016 • 31 Comments

Do you want to dramatically improve outcomes for your clients?

It starts by asking the right questions to get the right diagnosis. You can learn more and earn free CE in this one hour online seminar. 

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Can You Get a Certification in Acceptance & Commitment Therapy (ACT)?

PESI • 11/10/2016 • 1 Comment

The Association for Contextual Behavioral Science (ACBS) notes that there are many ways professionals can learn or strengthen ACT skills, including: books, peer consultation groups, formal academic training, participation in a chapter or SIG, the ACBS Annual World Conference, and therapy DVDs or online courses featuring ACT Peer-Reviewed trainers.

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Self-Compassion for Teens

A sensory activity worksheet

Lee-Anne Gray, Psy.D. • 11/10/2016 • 1 Comment

Self-compassion for teens reduces suffering and stress through mindful awareness, self-kindness, interconnectedness, as well as the willingness to take action to relieve suffering.

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