6 CE Hours - Posttraumatic Growth Workshop, Eugene, OR - $125.00, Valley River Inn, Friday, 16. August 2019

Posttraumatic Growth Workshop for Mental Health Professionals 
6 NBCC Clock Hours - $125.00 -  Friday, August 16, 2019
It is possible for the negative effects of trauma  can be transformed into opportunities for growth and a deeper  sense of purpose.
“I would highly recommend this exceptional training on the emerging field of Post-Traumatic Growth (PTG).  Learning how to provide the best pathways to healing through PTG is some of the most important and relevant training I have ever received, and a true new direction in the mental health/advocacy field.” Recent Participant
Where:  Valley River Inn, 1000 Valley River Way, Eugene, OR 97401
Time:    Registration begins at 8:00 am 
              Class time: 8:30 am - 4:00 pm 

Cost:  $125.00  
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Register by emailing Cindy (). Once she confirms your registration, then send a check to:
Mental Health Professionals, LLC
Continuing Education Department
5729 Littlerock RD SW
Ste 107 #201
Tumwater, WA 98512
Students can register at a discounted rate by emailing

 Who Should Attend?
Licensed Mental Health Professionals (Mental Health Counselors, Marriage and Family Therapists, Social Workers)
Note: Laypersons with interest in the topic are also invited to attend.

Contact Cindy Meyer,  360-790-6389
or the Trainer 360-250-0781

 Learning Objectives:

Participants will understand the key elements of posttraumatic growth.

Participants will learn specific techniques to facilitate posttraumatic growth with their clients.

Participants will gain an understanding of how posttraumatic growth can stem from posttraumatic stress disorder.

Participants will gain knowledge about the latest research  regarding posttraumatic growth and how that information is useful in assisting their clients.

Note: This training combines both lecture and interactive learning.

Participants will gain knowledge of:

trauma, psychological distress and other factors involved in the development of PTSD

the history of the field of Posttraumatic Growth (PTG), and knowledge of the pioneers in the field

Assumptive World, Deliberate Rumination, Accommodation and other key PTG concepts and processes

the importance of support, disclosure, and affect regulation with PTG

the role of the therapist in PTG and the concept of Expert Companion

the biology of trauma and how it relates to both PTSD and PTG

the key concepts of compassion fatigue, vicarious trauma, secondary traumatization

the possibility of Vicarious Posttraumatic Growth (VPTG) and how it relates to mental health professionals

areas of growth as it relates to PTG

research on PTG, VPTG and the areas of growth

how to recognize posttraumatic growth and the role a narrative can play in facilitating posttraumatic growth with clients

phases of PTG

the developing model for PTG

how to apply knowledge you gained during this PTG with your clients

Keith Meyer, M.S., LMHC, has been a counselor for over 28 years, 15 of those years working with veterans & their families. His practice emphasizes serving people who have experienced trauma event(s), assists them in understanding how those experiences affect their lives, and how trauma can provide an opportunity for Posttraumatic Growth. During 2018, Keith presented over 25 posttraumatic growth workshops to mental health professionals, veterans, staff members, families and others impacted by trauma. Keith provides training on PTSD, Trauma, and Posttraumatic Growth to colleges, government agencies, mental health providers, medical health providers, and nonprofit agencies. In addition, he provides consultation on trauma issues to a variety of agencies, organization, mental health providers, and medical health providers. 

 Recent Comments From Workshop Participants:
"Really exceptional training. Useful, critically important information for my work. Thank you!"
"This is the best continuing education training I've attended!"
"Excellent training! I will use this information to better serve the clients I work with."

Posttraumatic Growth Workshop for Mental Health Professionals has been approved by NBCC for NBCC credit. Mental Health Professionals, LLC is solely responsible for all aspects of the program. NBCC Approval No. SP-3194.

6 CE Hours - Posttraumatic Growth Workshop, Eugene, OR - $125.00

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