With increasing interest in alternative therapies, it is essential for therapists to be knowledgeable regarding such treatments for clients who desire them as supplements to their traditional therapeutic treatment. There is burgeoning research pointing to the positive impact of alternative methods for individuals living with mental illness. Symptoms such as sleep disturbance, anxiety, mood dysregulation, depression, pain symptoms, and stress have been shown to improve with the use of complementary alternative treatment. This workshop is offered to professionals wishing to deepen their understanding of a multitude of alternative therapies used to complement traditional psychotherapy in order to better serve a diverse clientele. Alternative therapies to be explored include acupuncture, essential oils and meditative practices. Through interactive presentations by a panel of experts, "Alternative Therapies to Treat Mental Health Disorders" will provide the fundementals and practical applications of an array of alternative therapies.
3.0 CE hours for
Alternative Therapies to Treat Mental Health Disorders
Lunch & Learn-In Collaboration with Acadia Healthcare
Fridays, September 22, 2017, October 27, 2017 &
November 17, 2017
This course is open to Professional Counselors, Social Workers, Substance Abuse Counselors, Marriage and Family
Therapists, & Psychologists.
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