Upcoming Medical Conferences in ArgyleSearch Criteria : United States of America Argyle
Dec 03 - 06, 2019 | USD $2,500 | Argyle, Texas
Mindful Transformation: Redefining Your Trauma - 4-Day Therapy Intensive Workshop is organized by Sante Center for Healing and will be held from Dec 03 - 06, 2019 at Sante Center For Healing, Argyle, Texas, United States of America. Description: Cognitive Processing Therapy (CPT) is an evidenced-based intensive trauma therapy treatment that focuses on examining and challenging maladaptive thoughts and feelings. When some individuals experience traumatic events such as physical and sexual abuse or assault, accidents, threats, combat, first responder calls, or have witnessed violence or death, often PTSD, or symptoms of PTSD develop. CPT focuses on the connections between thoughts, feelings, behavior and bodily sensations. Goals of intensive: • Improve understanding and impact of traumatic events • Decrease emotional numbing (i.e., difficulty feeling feelings) and avoidance of trauma reminders • Reduce feelings of being tense or “on edge” • Decrease depression, anxiety, guilt or shame • Improve day-to-day living Who can participate: • Individuals at least 3 months out from traumatic event(s). • Traditional psychotherapy treatment has stalled. • Able to participate in a group setting. • Not actively having thoughts of suicide, self-harming, or harming others. • Able to talk about the traumatic event without dissociating or having severe panic attacks. • Not actively abusing alcohol or drugs. • Deemed appropriate candidate by Lisa King, Intensive Workshop Therapist What Happens In The 4-Day Intensives? • Individuals receive information on common reactions to trauma • Identify and challenge unhelpful thoughts with structured therapy sessions • Complete regular out-of-session practice assignments for application • Examine the impact of their traumatic event(s) • Identify thoughts and feelings • Receive psychoeducation on Trust, Safety, Power and Control, Esteem & Intimacy Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.