Martha Teater, MA,
is a licensed marriage and family therapist, a licensed clinical addictions specialist, and a licensed professional counselor who has been in private practice since 1990. Martha has provided hundreds of trainings across the United States and internationally on the behavioral treatment of chronic pain, evidence-based treatment of trauma, compassion fatigue, and other topics. A prolific writer, she has published more than 175 articles in newspapers and magazines, including Psychotherapy Networker
and Family Therapy Magazine.
She is coauthor of Overcoming Compassion Fatigue: A Practical Resilience Workbook
Financial: Martha Teater maintains a private practice. She receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.
Non-financial: Martha Teater is a Clinical Member of the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy.
John Ludgate, PhD
is a licensed psychologist, who has worked as a psychotherapist for almost 30 years. He is the author of Heal Yourself: A CBT Approach to Reducing Therapist Distress
and Increasing Therapeutic Effectiveness
and several other books, book chapters and journal articles. As well as having an active clinical practice, he is involved in training and supervision in CBT.
Financial: John Ludgate has an employment relationship with Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Center of WNC. He receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.
Non-financial: John Ludgate has no relevant non-financial relationship to disclose.