Workshops

Upcoming Workshops:

Ethical Integration of Mindfulness in Mental Health Care 
Friday, December 27, 9:00am – 4:30pm
ONE Center, 7400 Gallagher Cove Road NW
Olympia, WA 98502

Mindful Self-Compassion Course @ UW
8 weeks: starts January 9, 2020
Thursday evenings, 6:00-8:30pm
CCFW, 3903 Brooklyn Ave NE, Seattle WA 98105
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Preparation Training for the National Clinical Mental Health Counseling Exam (NCMHE)
January 10, 2020, 9:00am – 4:30pm
Wong Fleming Conference Room
10675 Willows Road NE, Suite 250
Redmond, WA 98052

cluster of blossoming purple flowers in seattle remind us of the importance of mindful meditation

Past Workshops:

Essential-Self Care through Mindfulness
Seattle Health Care for the Homeless Network Annual Conference
October 2019

Free Mindfulness Workshop presented by NAMI Eastside
Evergreen Health Medical Center

Ethics, Spirituality, and Religion in Mental Health Therapy
Cascadia Training for Professional Development

Developing an Essential Self-Care Practice for Clinicians and their Clients
Cascadia Training for Professional Development

Preparation Training for the National Clinical Mental Health Counseling Exam (NCMHE)
Cascadia Training for Professional Development

Spirituality, Religion, and Ethics in Mental Health Therapy
Cascadia Training for Professional Development

Purposeful Process: An Introduction to Ethical Use of Assessment Measures in Providing Mental Health Care
Cascadia Training for Professional Development

Honoring the Therapeutic Alliance: An Evidence Based Intervention
2019 for Clinical Counseling Team, Northwest Regional Council

Discovering Your Essential Self through Mindfulness
Speaker at Ignite Your Radiance 2019 Women’s Conference
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Essential Self-Care on a Personal, Professional and Organizational Level
2018 Annual retreat for the Washington Community and Technical College Counselor Association

Developing an Essential-Self Care Practice  
2018 Cowlitz Tribal Health, Seattle

The Ripple Effect: Exploring ways to Provide Ongoing Education and Support to Adoptive Parents 
WA State DSHS Children’s Administration Adoption Consortium

Self Care in an Uncertain World
Professional Development workshop for the counseling team, Evergreen Hospital Behavioral Health

Essential-Self Care for Caregivers
NAMI Children’s Conference (presenter)

Mindfulness Workshop for NAMI-Eastside
Evergreen Health Medical Center, Kirkland
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Essential-Self Care for Survivors
National Fallen Firefighters Foundation, Survivors Wellness Conference
2016, Portland, OR

ONE Caregiver Educational Support Group
Redmond library

Purposeful Process: An Introduction to Ethical Use of Assessment Measures in Providing Mental Health Care
Cascadia Training for Professional Development

Assessments – An Introduction to Ethical Use of Assessment Measures in Providing Mental Health Care
Cascadia Training for Professional Development

The Therapeutic Alliance: Reclaiming the Essential Ingredient for Evidence Based Treatment in the 21st Century
Cascadia Training for Professional Development

Developing an “Essential-Self” Care Practice
Cascadia Training for professional development

NCMHE Test Preparation Training
Cascadia Training for Professional Development

Essential-Self Care for the Caregiver
NAMI Eastside

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