Working with Wounded Families: From the Impossible to the Uncomfortable

By | June 16th, 2015|Writings|

A plenary talk for clinicians working on the firing line of family systems recovery and trauma Forum for Innovative Treatment Solutions (sponsored by Evoke) Salt Lake City, UT April, 2015  

Who’s Caring for Whom? Family developmental trauma, interrupted safety and disturbed attachments

By | June 16th, 2015|Speaking Engagements, Writings|

A workshop/intensive exploring the attachment effects of interrupted safety (early trauma) and the associated family system and individual developmental difficulties. Approaches to engage clients and their families experiencing addiction, disordered eating, or trauma-spectrum disturbances and shift the system toward wellness reviewed. US Journal Training Conference San Francisco, CA September 2014

Managing Counter-Transference and Finding Meaning

By | June 16th, 2015|Speaking Engagements, Writings|

A plenary talk offering solutions for clinicians experiencing reactions to the work which threaten the therapeutic alliance or have the potential to derail connection. Includes a 75' workshop intensive for attendees seeking to apply some of the concepts and techniques Southwestern School of Behavioral Health annual conference Tucson, AZ August 2014