MINDFULNESS AND PSYCHOTHERAPY


This program was offered on November 4, 2011


Instructor: Bill Harman, PhD

Maximum enrollment: 12

Brief Summary: This short course will define mindfulness, and describe how it can be helpful to the therapist, the patient and the therapeutic relationship. Additionally, this seminar will review the empirical evidence supporting the positive benefits of mindfulness and will help you to integrate its use into your psychotherapy practice.

Learning Objectives  At the end of this seminar participants will be able to:

  1. List at least 5 benefits of practicing mindfulness meditation.
  2. Cite several studies offering empirical support for the benefits derived from practicing mindfulness.
  3. Integrate elements of mindfulness meditation into their psychotherapy practice.

Registration

Fill out the registration form and mail it with a check payable to ICP&P at 4601 Conn. Ave., NW, Washington, DC 20008

Fees: ICP&P Member $60.00, Non Member $90.00

Continuing Education: 3.0 CE credits for full attendance

The Institute for Contemporary Psychotherapy & Psychoanalysis (ICP&P) maintains responsibility for this program and its content. ICP&P is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. ICP&P is approved by the Maryland Board of Social Work Examiners to offer Category I continuing education credit. Because ICP&P has approval from the Maryland Board, CE credits hours awarded by ICP&P may also be claimed by social workers licensed in Virginia and the District of Columbia. These continuing education credits meet the ANCC approval standards for nurses and the approved standards for marriage & family therapists. Attendees from the above professional groups will earn 3.0 CE credits for attending the conference. Full attendance is required to receive the designated CE credit. ICP&P is accredited by MedChi, the Maryland State Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians. ICP&P designates this educational activity for a maximum of 3.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s). Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

For more information, please call 202-686-9300 ext. 5 or email icpeastadmin@att.net

Neither ICP&P nor the presenters have any relevant financial relationship with any commercial interests.