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Product Detail

Stop Anxiety & Panic in 5 Sessions Without Medication
Audio CD
$219.99 USD
Product Details
Format:
Audio CD - 4+ hours   Instructions
Length:
6 hr 24 min
Details:
Multi-disc audio recording (6 hours, 24 minutes) with electronic manual and instructions.
Author:
ROBERT SCHWARZ, PSYD, DCEP
Publisher:
PESI Inc.
Copyright:
10/15/2010
CE Available:
Yes, See CE credit tab for complete continuing education details
Product Code:
RNA042305
Objectives
  • List the 4 steps for teaching the use of diaphragmatic breathing to induce deep physiological calmness
  • Describe the 3-step cognitive reframe process to short circuit the body-mind fight/flight escalation response to panic
  • Summarize the use of the latest lessons from neuroscience as part of the education and motivation enhancement process
  • List the 6 steps in the 6-step model for treating anxiety and panic
  • Describe the 3 steps for creating automatic positive response patterns to old cues for symptoms
  • Summarize the use of acceptance and forgiveness to modify negative, limiting beliefs
Outline
The 6-Step Model for Treating Anxiety and Panic
  • Educate & reframe sympathetic discharge, anxiety and panic
  • Reduce immediate affect dysregulation/increase perceived control
  • Reduce chronic levels of arousal
  • Treat the trauma of panic or hidden trauma
  • Identify and treat triggering events
  • Relapse prevention and generative change

Session 1: Shifting Emotional Avoidance
  • Assessment
    1. The physical symptoms
    2. The emotions & cognitions - Sequence of symptoms
    3. History of the panic - Course of illness
    4. Degree of increasing limitation - Attempts at solution
    5. The narrative of why? - Transition & acknowledge suffering
  • The big reframe
    1. Educate & reframe sympathetic discharge and new self-talk
    2. The story of the man who hits his head with a hammer
    3. Changing your thinking changes your brain
  • Teaching mindfulness level 1 and the 5,000-year-old power of breathing properly

Session 2: Treating the Trauma of Anxiety and Panic
  • Review anxiety or panic during the week, assess antecedents of attacks
  • Review impact of new skills - Practice breathing + mindfulness
  • Explore the positive intention of symptoms
  • Teach Energy Psychology approaches to treat the trauma of panic and anxiety
  • The use of relaxation, imagery and hypnosis audio tapes

Session 3: Shifting the Anxiety Prone Lifestyle
  • Review, assess and practice skills
  • Motivational interviewing around anxiety prone lifestyles
  • Treat chronic anxiety states with EP, imagery and/or other methods
  • Cognitive restructuring, paradox for panic, mindfulness techniques
  • Energy bubble technique, healing light technique

Session 4: Underlying Issues
  • Review, assess and practice skills
  • Clarifying underlying issues and conflicts
  • Coping with and changing conflicts and limiting beliefs
  • Strengthening self–efficacy
  • What is working best—solution-oriented questioning
  • Creating generative change—higher self technique

Session 5: Relapse Prevention
  • King/queen energy—blessing the client to go forth into the world
  • Reviewing all of the changes—change in the narrative—“defusing”
  • Getting off the highway to “Anxiety/Panic City”
  • Clarify any trouble areas (if necessary extended treatment)
  • Future pacing strategies

The Clinical and Business Benefits of a Fixed-Session Program

Troubleshooting the Process
Author

ROBERT SCHWARZ, PSYD, DCEP

Robert Schwarz, PsyD, DCEP, is a licensed psychologist and master therapist and trainer who has been practicing for over 30 years. He is the Executive Director of the Association for Comprehensive Energy Psychology (energypsych.org). He has been teaching trauma treatment as well as energy psychology approaches for over 20 years. He has presented workshops internationally on trauma, Ericksonian hypnosis, brief therapy and energy psychology. He is the author of Tools for Transforming Trauma, and PTSD: A Clinician’s Guide, as well as a book on couples work We’re No Fun Anymore and numerous articles and videos. Dr. Schwarz has organized over 20 conferences on treating trauma, Energy Psychology, Ericksonian Hypnosis and brief therapy training over 15,000 therapists. He is a clinical member of AAMFT, an approved consultant in Hypnosis, and a diplomat in Comprehensive Energy Psychology. He is known for his ability to provide specific clinical skills within an integrative model. Participants consistently comment that his workshops are engaging and entertaining, full of humor as well as deeply moving demonstrations.


Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Robert Schwarz has an employment relationship with ACEP (Association for Comprehensive Energy Psychology). He receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.

Non-financial: Robert Schwarz is a clinical member of the American Association of Marriage and Family Therapy.
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Addiction Counselors
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This self-study course has been approved by PESI, Inc., as a NAADAC Approved Education Provider, for 6.0 CE in the Treatment Plan skill group. NAADAC Provider #77553. PESI, Inc. is responsible for all aspects of their programming. Full attendance is required; no partial credit will be awarded for partial attendance.

California Alcoholism & Drug Abuse Counselors (CCAPP): PESI, Inc. is an approved provider by the CCAPP-EI, Provider #: OS-03-036-1021. This self-study activity meets the qualifications for 6.0 CEH's (continuing education hours).

Connecticut Addiction Counselors: Provider #120924. This course has been approved as a CCB approved training and has been awarded 6.25 hours by the Connecticut Certification Board.


Counselors
This intermediate self-study activity consists of 6.25 clock hours of continuing education instruction. Credit requirements and approvals vary per state board regulations. Please save the course outline, the certificate of completion you receive from the activity and contact your state board or organization to determine specific filing requirements.


Marriage & Family Therapists
This self-study activity consists of 6.25 clock hours of continuing education instruction. Credit requirements and approvals vary per state board regulations. Please save the course outline, the certificate of completion you receive from this self-study activity and contact your state board or organization to determine specific filing requirements.

Illinois Marriage & Family Therapists: PESI, Inc. has been approved as a provider of continuing education by the State of Illinois, Department of Financial and Professional Regulation, Division of Professional Regulation. Provider #: 168-000156. Full attendance at this self-study activity qualifies for 6.0 credits.

Texas Marriage & Family Therapists: PESI, Inc. has been approved as a continuing education sponsor through the Texas State Board of Examiners of Marriage and Family Therapists. Provider #: 503. This self-study activity qualifies for 6.0 continuing education credits.


Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, and Clinical Nurse Specialists
This intermediate activity consists of 6.25 clock hours of continuing education instruction. Credit requirements and approvals vary per state board regulations. Please contact your licensing board to determine if they accept programs or providers approved by other national or state licensing boards. A certificate of attendance will be awarded at the end of the program to participants who are in full attendance and who complete the program evaluation.

California Nurses: PESI, Inc. is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #:17118 for 6.0 self-study contact hours.

You will need to provide your license number to PESI. PESI must have this number on file in order for your hours to be valid.

Florida Nurses:
Florida
PESI, Inc. is an approved provider by the Florida Board of Nursing. Provider #: FBN2858. These materials qualify for 6.0 self-study contact hours.

Iowa Nurses: PESI, Inc. is an approved provider by the Iowa Board of Nursing. Provider #: 346. Nurses successfully completing these self-study materials will earn 6.3 self-study contact hours.

Copies of the evaluation may be sent to the IBON. You will need to provide your license number to PESI. PESI must have this number on file in order for your hours to be valid.


Psychologists
This self-study activity consists of 6.25 clock hours of continuing education instruction. Credit requirements and approvals vary per state board regulations. Please save the course outline and the certificate of completion you receive from this self-study activity. Contact us for more information on your state board or organization specific filing requirements. American Psychological Association credits are not available.

Canadian Psychologists: PESI, Inc. is approved by the Canadian Psychological Association to offer continuing education for psychologists. PESI, Inc. maintains responsibility for the program. This program is approved for 6.0 self-study continuing education hours. Full credit statement at: www.pesi.com/cpa-statement

Florida Board of Psychology:
Florida
PESI, Inc., is an approved provider with the Florida Board of Psychology. Provider Number 50-399. This product qualifies for 6.3 self-study continuing education credits. Please make sure to bring your license number to the seminar so that we can report your attendance to CE Brokers.


Social Workers
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PESI, Inc., #1062, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. PESI, Inc. maintains responsibility for this self-study course. ACE provider approval period: January 27, 2017 - January 27, 2020. Social Workers completing this course receive 6.25 Clinical Practice continuing education credits. Course Level: Intermediate. Full attendance is required; no partial credits will be offered for partial attendance. A certificate of attendance will be awarded at the end of the program to social workers who complete the program evaluation.

Illinois Social Workers: PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the State of Illinois, Department of Financial and Professional Regulation, Division of Professional Regulation. License #: 159-000154. Successful completion of this self-study activity qualifies for 6.0 contact hours.

Minnesota Social Workers: PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the State of Minnesota, Board of Social Work. Provider #: CEP-140. This self-study course has been approved for 6.0 continuing education hours. A certificate will be issued upon successful completion of a post-test.

California Social Workers/ Counselors/Marriage & Family Therapists/Licensed Educational Psychologists: The California Board of Behavioral Sciences accepts CE programs that are approved by other approval agencies, including several that approve PESI and its programs. A full list of approval agencies accepted by the BBS can be found at www.bbs.ca.gov/licensees/cont_ed.html under “Where to find CE Courses.” This intermediate level activity consists of 6.0 clock hours of continuing education instruction.

Florida Social Workers, Marriage & Family Therapists, and Mental Health Counselors:
Florida
PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling. Provider Number 50-399. This self-study course qualifies for 6.25 continuing education credits.

Ohio Social Workers, Counselors, and Marriage & Family Therapists:
Florida
PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the State of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker and Marriage & Family Therapist Board. Provider approval #: RCST071001. Successful completion of this self-study course meets the qualifications for 6.25 clock hours of continuing education credit.

Pennsylvania Social Workers/Counselors/Marriage & Family Therapists: This intermediate activity consists of 6.25 clock hours of continuing education instruction. Credit requirements and approvals vary per state board regulations. Please contact your licensing board to determine if they accept programs or providers approved by other national or state licensing boards. A certificate of attendance will be awarded at the end of the program to participants who are in full attendance and who complete the program evaluation. Full attendance is required, variable credits may not be awarded per the Pennsylvania State Board.


Other Professions
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Audience
Counselors, Social Workers, Psychologists, Case Managers, Addiction Counselors, Therapists, Marriage & Family Therapists, Nurses, Other Mental Health Professionals