Now Available For Preorder
This item is expected to ship 4-6 weeks after the event on August 19, 2019.
- DVD Video - 4+ hours Instructions
- Multi-disc DVD recording with electronic manual and instructions.
- PESI Inc.
- 8/19/2019 - Available Now for Pre-Order
- CE Available:
- Yes, See CE credit tab for complete continuing education details
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- Explore the inverse relationship between anxiety and problem solving; utilize cognitive and expressive therapy tools to integrate problem solving skills into the client’s treatment plan.
- Implement treatment strategies to help clients self-intervene in fight, flight, or freeze states and dissociative symptoms.
- Utilize clinical strategies derived from expressive therapies to reduce anxious symptoms and increase energy and awareness in clients.
- Apply mindfulness skills, including mindful labeling and observation, to treat symptoms of anxiety and panic disorder.
- Evaluate the clinical presentation of anxiety and panic to improve client assessment and treatment planning.
- Develop clinical skills to address treatment-resistant issues, including perfectionism, subjugation and procrastination.
Anxiety and Panic: Assessment and Diagnostic Considerations
Neuroscience of Anxiety and Panic
- DSM-5® classification of anxiety disorders
- Differential diagnosis and isomorphic conditions
- Assessment tips for ambiguous presentations
- Dangers of misdiagnosis
Clinical Tools: Evidence-Based Interventions to Calm the Anxious Mind
- Nexus between trauma and onset of anxiety disorders
- Heritability and brain function
- The role of neuroplasticity in treatment and healing
- Pharmacological considerations
Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
- 7 first-session techniques for immediate symptom reduction
- How to incorporate the expressive arts and MBSR interventions into your treatment plan
- The 5 essential steps for healing
- Neuroaesthetics: Look for objective facts in subjective places
- How to utilize low skill/high sensitivity exercises to access information
- Improve client self-talk and problem solving, decrease rumination
- Limitations of using CBT alone for anxiety disorders
- How to incorporate expressive therapies along with CBT and other modalities
Art, Writing, Drawing
- How to use “reading therapy” with anxious clients
- What the research tells us about the benefits of bibliotherapy
- Recommendations and guidance for getting started
- Creative tools for helping clients move through emotions
- How to “decode” symbols, stories and metaphor
- Neuroaesthetics: Looking for objective facts in subjective places
Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction
- Activate clients’ inner healing processes
- Neurophysiology of movement
- Increase energy and awareness
- 3 MBSR techniques to use right away
- Mindful labeling and observation
- Reduce tension, stress and acute reactive response to anxiety
- Who is a good candidate for expressive therapies?
- Engaging the skeptical client
- Tips for the clinician who “isn’t creative”
- Multicultural factors
- Limitations of the research and potential risks
Continuing Education Credits
CE Information Coming Soon
Continuing education credit information is coming soon for this non-interactive self-study package.
CEs may be available for select professions, as listed in the target audience. Hours will be dependent on the actual recording time. Please check with your state licensing board or organization for specific requirements.
There may be an additional fee for CE certificates. Please contact our Customer Service at 1-800-844-8260 for more details.
**Materials that are included in this course may include interventions and modalities that are beyond the authorized practice of mental health professionals. As a licensed professional, you are responsible for reviewing the scope of practice, including activities that are defined in law as beyond the boundaries of practice in accordance with and in compliance with your professions standards.
- Social Workers
- School Administrators
- Occupational Therapists
- Marriage and Family Therapists
- Case Managers
- Addiction Counselors
- Speech-Language Pathologists
- Other Mental Health Professionals
Your satisfaction is our goal and our guarantee. Concerns should be addressed to PESI, P.O. Box 1000, Eau Claire, WI 54702-1000 or call (800) 844-8260.
We would be happy to accommodate your ADA needs; please call our Customer Service Department for more information at (800) 844-8260.