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Relationship Insecurities: Causes, Consequences and Interventions
Relationship Insecurities: Causes, Consequences and Interventions

Relationship Insecurities: Causes, Consequences and Interventions
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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446 – Relationship Insecurities Dr. Dawn-Elise Snipes PhD, LPC-MHSP, LMHC, NCC Executive Director, AllCEUs *Based …

December 1, 2019
Biopsychosocial Impact of Malnutrition and Strategies for Intervention and Prevention
Biopsychosocial Impact of Malnutrition and Strategies for Intervention and Prevention

Biopsychosocial Impact of Malnutrition and Strategies for Intervention and Prevention
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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445 – Malnutrition Impact and Intervention Presented by: Dr. Dawn-Elise Snipes Executive Director, AllCEUs Podcast …

November 30, 2019
Case Study: PTSD Assessment and Intervention with the PACER Method
Case Study: PTSD Assessment and Intervention with the PACER Method

Case Study: PTSD Assessment and Intervention with the PACER Method
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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• Review a case study using the transdiagnostic, transtheoretical PACER approach
• As they say on Law and Order…
• The following story is fictional and does not depict any actual person or event.”
Case
• John is 48 years old. When he was 24 his house caught on fire due to faulty Christmas lights which were accidentally left on when the family went to bed. His wife and 2 children died in the fire. He has remarried and had 3 more children (14, 12, 9) since the event and continues to experience PTSD related symptoms. His wife insisted he come to counseling after he was caught having another affair.

November 27, 2019
Sleep Disturbances- Impact and Intervention
Sleep Disturbances- Impact and Intervention

Sleep Disturbances- Impact and Intervention
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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443 – Sleep Disturbances: Impact and Intervention Presented by: Dr. Dawn-Elise Snipes Executive Director, AllCEUs …

November 23, 2019
NCMHCE Treatment Planning Review Part 2
NCMHCE Treatment Planning Review Part 2

NCMHCE Treatment Planning Review Part 2
NCMHCE Exam Review

 
 
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NCMHCE Review Part 2 Screening Brought to you by AllCEUs.com Counselor Continuing Education Unlimited CEUs …

November 21, 2019
Adjustment Disorder Case Study
Adjustment Disorder Case Study

Adjustment Disorder Case Study
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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442 – Adjustment Disorder Case Study Using the PACER Method Counselor Toolbox Podcast Episode 442 …

November 20, 2019
Biopsychosocial Aspects of HPA-Axis Dysfunction
Biopsychosocial Aspects of HPA-Axis Dysfunction

Biopsychosocial Aspects of HPA-Axis Dysfunction
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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441 – Biopsychosocial Aspects of HPA-Axis Dysfunction Objectives – Define and explain the HPA-Axis – …

November 16, 2019
Addiction Case Study Using the PACER Method
Addiction Case Study Using the PACER Method

Addiction Case Study Using the PACER Method
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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440 – Addiction Case Study Using the PACER Method Counselor Toolbox Podcast Episode 440 Dr. …

November 13, 2019
Biopsychosocial Impact of Hormone Imbalances and Strategies for Prevention
Biopsychosocial Impact of Hormone Imbalances and Strategies for Prevention

Biopsychosocial Impact of Hormone Imbalances and Strategies for Prevention
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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439 – Biopsychosocial Impact of Hormone Imbalances Objectives – Review the sex hormones and their …

November 9, 2019
Case Study: Depression
Case Study: Depression

Case Study: Depression
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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438 Depression Case Study Using the PACER Method Counselor Toolbox Podcast Episode 438 Dr. Dawn-Elise …

November 2, 2019
Social Work Considerations for Addressing Chronic Conditions (Re-Release)
Social Work Considerations for Addressing Chronic Conditions (Re-Release)

Social Work Considerations for Addressing Chronic Conditions (Re-Release)
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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437 -Social Work Considerations for Addressing Chronic Conditions Dr. Dawn-Elise Snipes Counselor Toolbox Podcast CEUs …

November 2, 2019
Case Study Anxiety Assessment and Intervention with the PACER Method
Case Study Anxiety Assessment and Intervention with the PACER Method

Case Study Anxiety Assessment and Intervention with the PACER Method
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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436- Anxiety Case Study Using the PACER Method Counselor Toolbox Podcast Episode 436 Dr. Dawn-Elise …

October 27, 2019
Biopsychosocial Impact of Pain and Strategies for Prevention and Intervention
Biopsychosocial Impact of Pain and Strategies for Prevention and Intervention

Biopsychosocial Impact of Pain and Strategies for Prevention and Intervention
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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435 – Biopsychosocial Impact and Strategies for Prevention and Intervention Dr. Dawn-Elise Snipes PhD, LPC-MHSP, …

October 24, 2019
Impact of Social Media on Mental Health
Impact of Social Media on Mental Health

Impact of Social Media on Mental Health
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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434- Impact of Social Media on Mental Health Dr. Dawn-Elise Snipes PhD, LPC-MHSP, LMHC Executive …

October 22, 2019
Mind-Body Connection How Health, Thoughts, Feelings and Behaviors Interact
Mind-Body Connection How Health, Thoughts, Feelings and Behaviors Interact

Mind-Body Connection How Health, Thoughts, Feelings and Behaviors Interact
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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Mind-Body Connection: How Health, Thoughts, Feelings and Behaviors Interact Counselor Toolbox Podcast Episode 433 Dr. …

October 17, 2019
Animal Assisted Therapy
Animal Assisted Therapy

Animal Assisted Therapy
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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432 -Animal Assisted Therapy Dr. Dawn-Elise Snipes PhD, LPC-MHSP, LMHC Executive Director, AllCEUs.com Podcast Host: …

October 12, 2019
Overview of the PACER Method
Overview of the PACER Method

Overview of the PACER Method
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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Overview of the PACER Method and Transdiagnostic Assessment Dr. Dawn-Elise Snipes PhD, LPC-MHSP, LMHC Executive …

October 11, 2019
Intuitive Eating Basics and Benefits
Intuitive Eating Basics and Benefits

Intuitive Eating Basics and Benefits
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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429 -Intuitive Eating Basics and Benefits Dr. Dawn-Elise Snipes PhD, LPC-MHSP, LMHC Executive Director, AllCEUs …

October 5, 2019
Addressing the Unique Mental Health Needs of College Students
Addressing the Unique Mental Health Needs of College Students

Addressing the Unique Mental Health Needs of College Students
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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Summary
– To thrive, students need access to services and programs of outreach, education, and prevention that:
– Eliminate fragmentation and improving access to biopsychosocial services
– Recognize patterns in campus life that suggest the presence of mental and behavioral health concerns among individual students, groups of students, or the campus environment itself
– Provide outreach and consultation to prepare all members of the campus community to recognize and respond to students with mental or behavioral health concerns
– Emphasize case-finding—using surveys, presentations, self-assessments, activities, and special events—to identify students whose lack of psychological well-being is interfering with their development, learning, and achievement
– To thrive, students need access to services and programs of outreach, education, and prevention that
– Nurture a supportive tone and attitude about mental health in campus culture to
– challenge stereotypes about mental health problems
– undermine prejudices and stigma about counseling
– provide encouragement to students to reflect on their own mental health and seek services when needed

October 5, 2019
Changing Habits with Radical Acceptance and Purposeful Action
Changing Habits with Radical Acceptance and Purposeful Action

Changing Habits with Radical Acceptance and Purposeful Action
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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– Proactivity helps people stay healthy and energized, effectively plan for known stresses and prepare for the unknown reducing fear of the unknown and last minute chaos.
– Beginning with the end and putting first things first helps people identify what areas and tasks to use their limited energy on
– Think win-win, seeking to understand and synergizing all help reduce stress associated with competition and misunderstandings to help all people move toward happiness
– Sharpening the saw helps people focus on preventing and mitigating vulnerabilities.

October 4, 2019
NCMHCE Review Treatment Planning
NCMHCE Review Treatment Planning

NCMHCE Review Treatment Planning
NCMHCE Exam Review

 
 
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Review treatment planning guidelines for the NCMHCE

September 29, 2019
Psychosocial Aspects of Diabetes
Psychosocial Aspects of Diabetes

Psychosocial Aspects of Diabetes
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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Diabetes can impact a persons lifestyle, self esteem, relationships and more. Learn about different issues that arise at diagnosis and as the disease progresses. CEUs are available at allceus.com/counselortoolbox    Get two free months of Therapy Notes by using the promocode CEU when you sign up for a free trial at TherapyNotes.com

September 28, 2019
Polyvagal Theory
Polyvagal Theory

Polyvagal Theory
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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Learn about the influence of the Vagus nerve in processing fear stimuli and regulating the HPA-Axis. CEUs are available at allceus.com/counselortoolbox    Get two free months of Therapy Notes by using the promocode CEU when you sign up for a free trial at TherapyNotes.com

September 28, 2019
Meditation Techniques
Meditation Techniques

Meditation Techniques
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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Meditation takes dozens of different forms and can help reduce cortisol and blood pressure and improve emotional regulation. CEUs are available at allceus.com/counselortoolbox    Get two free months of Therapy Notes by using the promocode CEU when you sign up for a free trial at TherapyNotes.com

September 27, 2019
Supporting Families Without Enabling
Supporting Families Without Enabling

Supporting Families Without Enabling
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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Summary
– Enabling behaviors can occur with anyone, not just people who are addicted.
– Most of the time people do not start out enabling, they often feel responsible in some way and are trying to make things better
– Supporting without enabling means
– Getting clear about your wants and needs
– Setting boundaries (emotional, physical, financial…)
– Learning how to say “no”
– Being willing to encourage and support healthy behaviors

September 21, 2019
Nephrology Social Work
Nephrology Social Work

Nephrology Social Work
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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423 -Nephrology Social Work Between writing notes, filing insurance claims, and scheduling with clients, it …

September 19, 2019
Gut Health and Mental Health (Re-Release)
Gut Health and Mental Health (Re-Release)

Gut Health and Mental Health (Re-Release)
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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Gut Health & Mental Health: The Impact of the Second Brain Dr. Dawn-Elise Snipes PhD, …

September 17, 2019
Attachment and Its Impact on Adult Relationships (Re-Release)
Attachment and Its Impact on Adult Relationships (Re-Release)

Attachment and Its Impact on Adult Relationships (Re-Release)

 
 
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Summary
~ Attachment theory was first proposed by Bowlby as an adaptive survival function for helpless infants
~ Bowlby proposed that the infant-caregiver relationship was the relationship that all future relationships would be build from.
~ People’s self-esteem develops from and is impacted by how loved and secure they feel
~ Adults show similar attachment behaviors to their significant others (m/l age appropriate)
~ Attachment styles can be changed by developing self esteem, emotion regulation skills, self-awareness, interpersonal skills (boundaries, communication) and self confidence.

September 13, 2019
NCMHCE Exam Review Group and Career Counseling
NCMHCE Exam Review Group and Career Counseling

NCMHCE Exam Review Group and Career Counseling
NCMHCE Exam Review

 
 
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Summary
– It is important to be aware of the selection criteria for group counseling
– In preparing for the exam, review your theories of career counseling and know the most common tests to use

September 12, 2019
Principles of Case Management
Principles of Case Management

Principles of Case Management
Case Management Toolbox

 
 
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Summary
– The demand for case managers is growing rapidly as insurance companies restrict reimbursement, move toward capitation and as individuals with high copays try to reduce expenses.
– Not only are case managers employed by hospitals and treatment centers, but increasingly by organizations like businesses and universities that have a strong motivation to keep their employees/students healthy and (relatively) happy
– Case managers provide assessment, advocacy, education and assistance with treatment coordination and implementation, often in a multidisciplinary team
– Case managers do not diagnose or treat illnesses

September 12, 2019
Mental Health and the Elderly 12 Key Points
Mental Health and the Elderly 12 Key Points

Mental Health and the Elderly 12 Key Points
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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Summary
– Older people with mental illnesses (particularly depression or dementia) may take longer to respond to treatment
– Interactions between medication and comorbid physical illnesses (and their treatment) are also common.
– It is important to address coexistent physical and mental health issues
– Social engagement, physical activity, control of diabetes and hypertension, prevention of depression and developing a sense of life satisfaction are all associated with positive health outcomes and reduced risk of depression and dementia

September 8, 2019
Wellness & Illness Prevention, Concepts & Strategies
Wellness & Illness Prevention, Concepts & Strategies

Wellness & Illness Prevention, Concepts & Strategies
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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Summary
– As we move toward a capitated model of healthcare, prevention will become increasingly important.
– Prevention activities
– Can be started as early as the prenatal period
– Can be integrated into school curricula
– Are more effective if presented in multiple settings and formats
– Need to be tailored to the age, abilities and culture of the recipients

September 5, 2019
Case Management of Psychosocial Aspects of Disability and Chronic Illness
Case Management of Psychosocial Aspects of Disability and Chronic Illness

Case Management of Psychosocial Aspects of Disability and Chronic Illness
Case Management Toolbox

 
 
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Review case management interventions to address PACER
~ Physical Health
~ Affect
~ Cognitions
~ Environment and Economic Well-being
~ Relationships and Recreation
CEUs are available at AllCEUs.com

September 1, 2019
13 Brief Interventions for Any Client
13 Brief Interventions for Any Client

13 Brief Interventions for Any Client
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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419 -13 Useful Brief Interventions Instructor: Dr. Dawn-Elise Snipes, PhD, LPC-MHSP, LMHC CEUs are available …

August 31, 2019
Psychosocial Aspects of Disability and Chronic Illness
Psychosocial Aspects of Disability and Chronic Illness

Psychosocial Aspects of Disability and Chronic Illness
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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Learn about how visible and invisible disabilities can impact PACER:
~ Physical Health
~ Affect
~ Cognitions
~ Environment and Economic Well-being
~ Relationships and Recreation
and what you can do to minimize the negative impact.

August 30, 2019
NCMHCE Stages and Theories of Treatment
NCMHCE Stages and Theories of Treatment

NCMHCE Stages and Theories of Treatment
NCMHCE Exam Review

 
 
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NCMHCE Review #9: Stages and Theories of Treatment CEUs are available at https://www.allceus.com/CE/course/view.php?id=1421 Dr. Dawn-Elise …

August 21, 2019
Communicating with the Cognitively Impaired Alzheimers and Dementias
Communicating with the Cognitively Impaired Alzheimers and Dementias

Communicating with the Cognitively Impaired Alzheimers and Dementias
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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Summary
~ Working with people with cognitive impairment can be frustrating
~ It is important not to confuse chronological age with communicative age
~ KISS
~ Eliminate distractions
~ Don’t expect short-term memory
~ Use pictures, lists, storyboards
~ Spaced retrieval training has shown effectiveness in improving memory in people with cognitive impairments
~ Many people with a FASD will present in mental health practices without a FASD diagnosis.
~ Many clients who misuse alcohol and/or try to self detox can precipitate a cognitive impairment through
~ Thiamine deficiency
~ Stroke
~ Conduct ongoing assessments for cognitive impairments

August 17, 2019
Supporting Clients on Medication Assisted Therapies
Supporting Clients on Medication Assisted Therapies

Supporting Clients on Medication Assisted Therapies
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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Objectives
– Define MAT
– Explore barriers to treatment
What is Our Goal
– Help people
– Reduce symptoms of depression and anxiety
– Agitation
– Sleep disruption
– Anhedonia
– Fatigue
– Feelings of worthlessness and guilt
– Stay alive (not overdose or commit suicide)
– Be relatively pain free (bidirectional with depression and anxiety)
– Be independent
– Improve interpersonal relationships
– Be financially secure
– Be “productive” members of society to their ability

August 16, 2019
CM -Dementia Case Management
CM -Dementia Case Management

CM -Dementia Case Management
Case Management Toolbox

 
 
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Summary
– Dementia can be permanent or temporary and caused by a variety of factors including
– Diabetes
– HIV
– Stroke/Heart attack
– Depression
– Thiamine deficiency
– CO2 poisoning
– Lewy bodies
– Genetics
– A variety of interventions can be used to assist the person with dementia and their caregivers
– Ensure sufficient sleep
– Assist with communication
– Conduct functional assessments of preferred and problem behaviors

August 15, 2019
Relapse Prevention Groups for Addiction and Mental Health Disorders
Relapse Prevention Groups for Addiction and Mental Health Disorders

Relapse Prevention Groups for Addiction and Mental Health Disorders
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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Summary
~ Strengthen the motivation to change throughout the change process.
~ Identify high-risk situations
~ Develop coping strategies and skills to avoid high-risk situations and to deal with them when they are unavoidable.
~ Recognize and implement changes to the environment and lifestyle to minimize the frequency of high-risk situations and to strengthen commitment to change.

August 13, 2019
5 Elements of Motivational Interventions & 5 Principles of Motivational Interviewing
5 Elements of Motivational Interventions & 5 Principles of Motivational Interviewing

5 Elements of Motivational Interventions & 5 Principles of Motivational Interviewing
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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– Motivation is dynamic, influenced by multiple types of motivation including emotional, cognitive, social, environmental
– Motivational Interviewing increases client’s hope and enhances treatment participation
– 3 critical elements of motivation: Ability, willingness and readiness
– 5 elements of motivational approaches
– The FRAMES approach
– Decisional balance exercises
– Discrepancies between personal goals and current behavior
– Flexible pacing
– Personal contact with clients in treatment

August 12, 2019
NCMHCE Human Diversity
NCMHCE Human Diversity

NCMHCE Human Diversity
NCMHCE Exam Review

 
 
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NCMHCE Review Human Diversity Dr. Dawn-Elise Snipes, LPC-MHSP, LMHC Executive Director, AllCEUs Counselor Education Host: …

August 10, 2019
Etherapy Ethics
Etherapy Ethics

Etherapy Ethics
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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Summary
~ Online therapy is becoming increasingly mainstream
~ There are many advantages such as convenience, cost effectiveness and accessibility
~ Things to consider when choosing an office are your particular skill set, your target population, how tech savvy you are and how much you want to spend
~ Building an online practice is no faster than a face-to-face one, but there are things you can do to speed up the process.

August 9, 2019
Violence Prevention in the Workplace
Violence Prevention in the Workplace

Violence Prevention in the Workplace
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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Summary
– Conflict is inevitable
– Violence prevention involves
– Creating an environment that supports open communication and respect
– Maintaining self awareness of stressors and our impact on others
– Maintaining awareness of other’s reactions, behaviors and stressors
– Educating staff and clients regarding effective conflict resolution strategies
– Minimizing triggers for conflict
– Being willing to learn from conflict

August 2, 2019
Cognitive Behavioral Interventions for PTSD
Cognitive Behavioral Interventions for PTSD

Cognitive Behavioral Interventions for PTSD
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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Summary
– Trauma impacts the person biopsychosocially
– Behavioral interventions can help them prevent and address avoidance and hypervigilance
– Cognitive interventions can help them
– Understand the function of their symptoms to choose effective ways of dealing with them
– Address unhelpful cognitions about the trauma, themselves and the world
– Reduce chronic stress to help the HPA-Axis rebalance and recover
– Assist in integrating the trauma narrative so it is not a “loose end.”

July 31, 2019
Mental Health Aspects of Bariatric Surgery
Mental Health Aspects of Bariatric Surgery

Mental Health Aspects of Bariatric Surgery
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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Objectives
– Learn about bariatric surgery
– Explore reasons for the surgery and increase in popularity
– Identify the psychosocial outcomes of bariatric surgery
– Identify common presenting issues in persons seeking bariatric surgery
– Explore current recommendations for assessment protocols and presurgical preparation for bariatric surgery
– Identify postoperative mental and physical health issues which may occur and need to be addressed
Types of Bariatric Surgery
– Bariatric surgeries all aim to make the stomach smaller so it can hold less food through removal, banding or bypassing.
– Some surgeries also bypass part of the small intestine which inhibits calorie as well as nutrient absorption

July 25, 2019
NCMHCE Dangerousness and Abuse
NCMHCE Dangerousness and Abuse

NCMHCE Dangerousness and Abuse
NCMHCE Exam Review

 
 
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Summary
– It is imperative for clinicians to be prepared for dealing with clients who may be violent or in abusive situations
– Know your ethical imperatives regarding mandatory reporting.
– Get additional training on safety practices for working with victims of abuse
– If confronted with a call from someone who is in crisis but not your client, it is your responsibility to provide initial triage and assist the individual in getting to safety.
Test Taking Tips
– Sally is a 25 year old graduate student who was recently raped. She was referred to you by victim services. Her father, a doctor, whom she is estranged from calls your office wondering how Sally is doing
– What information do you need to make a diagnosis
Test Taking Tips
– What are possible diagnoses
– GAD, ASD, PTSD, MDD, Adjustment Disorder
– What information do you need to make a diagnosis
Test Taking Tips
– You determine that Sally has Acute Stress Disorder.
– Which of the following would be appropriate referrals
Test Taking Tips
– You determine that Sally has Acute Stress Disorder.
– Which of the following would be appropriate to monitor progress-

July 19, 2019
Enhancing Healthy Adolescent Development
Enhancing Healthy Adolescent Development

Enhancing Healthy Adolescent Development
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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Summary
– Enhancing adolescent development means
– Preventing adverse childhood experiences
– Ensuring adequate growth and development
– Enhancing protective factors in the person, home, school and community
– Strategies include
– Involving community groups, rec centers, businesses in providing opportunities for youth recreation and leadership
– Working with schools to adjust curriculum to teach skills necessary for success including resiliency skills, health literacy and mental health promotion
– Ensuring families have access to the resources they need to create a safe and nurturing environment
– Involving youth in identifying problems, challenges, gaps in resources and incentives for participation

July 17, 2019
Ethics Self-Care And Burnout
Ethics Self-Care And Burnout

Ethics Self-Care And Burnout
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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Summary
– Burnout work environments are a reality
– Burnout does not have to be
– Burnout causes problems in
– Health
– Mental Health
– Relationships
– Work environment and employee retention
– Ability to provide client services
– Develop resilience and identifying the sources and interventions for your burnout

July 12, 2019
Understanding the Autism Spectrum
Understanding the Autism Spectrum

Understanding the Autism Spectrum
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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Summary
Resources
– 100 Day Kit for Families
– Age appropriate autism materials
– Building Our Future: Educating Students on the Autism Spectrum
– Autism Information for Social Workers and Counselors
– Supporting Appropriate Behavior in Students with Asperger’s
– Next Steps: A Guide For Families New To Autism
– Puberty and Children on the Autism Spectrum
– Transition-Preparing_for_a_Lifetime
– Growing Up Together (For School-Aged Peers)
– Growing Up Together (For Middle School-Aged Peers)

July 11, 2019
Increasing Case Management Effectiveness
Increasing Case Management Effectiveness

Increasing Case Management Effectiveness
Case Management Toolbox

 
 
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Summary
– Access to, and close partnerships with, healthcare providers and community services resources are key factors of successful CM interventions that should target patients with the greatest needs and promote frequent contacts with the healthcare team
– Assessments and interventions must be biopsychosocial and identify who, what, when, when and why

July 10, 2019
Biopsychosocial Impact of Addiction And Mental Disorders on the Individual
Biopsychosocial Impact of Addiction And Mental Disorders on the Individual

Biopsychosocial Impact of Addiction And Mental Disorders on the Individual
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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406 -Biopsychosocial Impact of Addiction and Mental Disorders on the Individual
– Examine the biological (physical) impact of addiction and mental health issues on the individual
– Examine the psychological impact of addiction and mental health issues on the individual
– Examine the social impact of addiction and mental health issues on the individual
– Identify interventions in each area.

July 6, 2019
Health Coaching in Case Management
Health Coaching in Case Management

Health Coaching in Case Management
Case Management Toolbox

 
 
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Case managers who use health coaching Health coaches Provide self-management support – Educate clients – Bridge the gap between clinician and patient – Help patients navigate the health care system – Offer support and encouragement. CEUs/OPDs are available for this episode at allceus.com or australia.allceus.com

July 5, 2019
Social Work Considerations for Addressing Chronic Conditions
Social Work Considerations for Addressing Chronic Conditions

Social Work Considerations for Addressing Chronic Conditions
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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405-Social Work Considerations for Addressing Chronic Conditions Treatment for persons with chronic conditions requires use of many strategies outside of traditional emotion or cognition focused counseling to educate, motivate and empower clients to take charge of their condition.
~ It is beneficial to educate the client as well as the family/support system about the condition, effects of the condition, expectations for improvement and benefits and drawbacks of possible interventions. CEUs can be earned for this presentatino at allceus.com or australia.allceus.com

July 4, 2019
Suicide Assessment and Crisis Intervention for the NCMHCE
Suicide Assessment and Crisis Intervention for the NCMHCE

Suicide Assessment and Crisis Intervention for the NCMHCE
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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NCMHCE Crisis Assessment–Learn multiple mnemonics to help you remember what to look for in your scenario assessments. CEUs are available for this at allceus.com

June 29, 2019
Developing Psychological Flexibility
Developing Psychological Flexibility

Developing Psychological Flexibility
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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Learn how to teach a model to help clients implement psychological flexibility in episode 404 of Counselor Toolbox Podcast. CEUs are available at allceus.com and Australia.allceus.com

June 28, 2019
Addressing Childhood Obesity
Addressing Childhood Obesity

Addressing Childhood Obesity
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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Childhood obesity contributes to a range of physical and mental health issues. Identify ways counselors and social workers can work with students, families and communities to address this growing crisis. CEUs are available at allceus.com and Australia.allceus.com

June 27, 2019
Assessment Review for the NCMHCE Part 3
Assessment Review for the NCMHCE Part 3

Assessment Review for the NCMHCE Part 3
NCMHCE Exam Review

 
 
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Review several mnemonics that will help you remember what to look for when completing the assessment part of your scenarios on the NCMHCE. CEUs are available for this class at allceus.com

June 24, 2019
Helping Parents of Children with Autism Better Engage and Communicate with Their Children
Helping Parents of Children with Autism Better Engage and Communicate with Their Children

Helping Parents of Children with Autism Better Engage and Communicate with Their Children
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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1X

Help Parents of Children with Autism Better Engage and Communicate with Their Children. Move from a deficits based to a differences based approach to interaction. Describe the unique interpersonal needs of people with autism spectrum disorders. Identify characteristics necessary to form secure attachments. List at least 5 practices that caregivers and teachers can use to improve connection with children on the autism spectrum. CEUs are available for this course at allceus.com or Australia.allceus.com

June 19, 2019
Assessment Part 2
Assessment Part 2

Assessment Part 2
NCMHCE Exam Review

 
 
00:00 /
 
1X

A comprehensive assessment should provide the factual evidence supporting your diagnosis. The symptoms identified in the assessment will form the basis for the treatment plan. Learn some handy mnemonics to help you remember what to look for in the scenarios. CEUs are available for this course at allceus.com.

June 16, 2019
Counseling Alaskan Natives and American Indians
Counseling Alaskan Natives and American Indians

Counseling Alaskan Natives and American Indians
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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1X

Learn about the impact of historical trauma and cultural issues to which clinicians must be responsive in order to provide effective, ethical care to American Indians and Alaskan Natives. CEUs are available for this podcast at allceus.com and Australia.allceus.com.

June 13, 2019
Assessment Part 1
Assessment Part 1

Assessment Part 1
NCMHCE Exam Review

 
 
00:00 /
 
1X

Review the types of things to look for in an assessment for the NCMHCE exam. CEUs are available for this podcast at allceus.com

June 8, 2019
Using Groups to Address Anger, Anxiety, Depression and Addiction
Using Groups to Address Anger, Anxiety, Depression and Addiction

Using Groups to Address Anger, Anxiety, Depression and Addiction
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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1X

Groups are extremely cost effective. This series of 24 groups provides the foundation for clients to address issues underlying anxiety, anger and depression and begin living a happier life. CEUs are available for this podcast at allceus.com and Australia.allceus.com.

June 8, 2019
Improving Healthy Literacy | Case Management Toolbox Podcast
Improving Healthy Literacy | Case Management Toolbox Podcast

Improving Healthy Literacy | Case Management Toolbox Podcast
Case Management Toolbox

 
 
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1X

Health literacy is imperative to empower people to take charge of their health and wellbeing. As clinicians and case mangers we need to ensure clients understand their current condition, the causes and treatment options and use that information to make an informed choice about what to do next. CEUs are available for this podcast at allceus.com and Australia.allceus.com.

June 7, 2019
Group Therapy Leadership Skills and Common Errors
Group Therapy Leadership Skills and Common Errors

Group Therapy Leadership Skills and Common Errors
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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1X

Learn how to increase motivation and participation when facilitating group as well as common group leadership errors and what to do about them. CEUs are available for this podcast at allceus.com and Australia.allceus.com.

June 6, 2019
Relapse Prevention for Mental Health and Addictive Disorders
Relapse Prevention for Mental Health and Addictive Disorders

Relapse Prevention for Mental Health and Addictive Disorders
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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1X

Relapse is a return to a state of prior functioning. People can relapse from both mental health and addiction issues. Relapse from one increases the likelihood of relapse from the other in people with co-occurring disorders. Identify ways to prevent relapse. CEUs are available at allceus.com and Australia.allceus.com

June 4, 2019
PTSD: Exploring the Adaptive Nature of Symptoms and Interventions
PTSD: Exploring the Adaptive Nature of Symptoms and Interventions

PTSD: Exploring the Adaptive Nature of Symptoms and Interventions
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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1X

By understanding the function of symptoms we can: Normalize the behavior and identify alternate ways to meet that same need or address the issue. CEUs are available for this presentation at allceus.com and Australia.allceus.com.

June 3, 2019
The Neurobiological Impact of Psychological Trauma: The HPA-Axis
The Neurobiological Impact of Psychological Trauma: The HPA-Axis

The Neurobiological Impact of Psychological Trauma: The HPA-Axis
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
00:00 / 60
 
1X

Trauma can cause the HPA-Axis or the threat response system to get stuck in overdrive. Learn why this happens and what can be done about it. CEUs are available for this episode at allceus.com and Australia.allceus.com

June 2, 2019
Behavioral Health Issues in Case Management
Behavioral Health Issues in Case Management

Behavioral Health Issues in Case Management
Case Management Toolbox

 
 
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-Review what a Mental Health Case Manager does
(or a counselor if the client does not qualify for
case management services)

-Identify common issues clients with mental health
diagnoses have and ways to address them

May 31, 2019
Screening
Screening

Screening
NCMHCE Exam Review

 
 
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1X

NCMHCE Review Part 2
Screening

May 30, 2019
Holistic Biopsychosocial Approach to Diagnosis and Treatment
Holistic Biopsychosocial Approach to Diagnosis and Treatment

Holistic Biopsychosocial Approach to Diagnosis and Treatment
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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1X

Objectives
Why Holistic?
~ 30% to 40% of patients with major depressive disorder (MDD) do not respond sufficiently to usual antidepressant treatment
~ Even under optimal treatment conditions, only one-third of patients achieve remission
~ Among patients who fail to respond to two pharmacologic interventions, remission rates with the next antidepressant are as low as 12%
~ A patient becomes less likely to respond clinically with each additional nonresponse to antidepressant treatment

May 29, 2019
Exam Review Mental Status Exam
Exam Review Mental Status Exam

Exam Review Mental Status Exam
NCMHCE Exam Review

 
 
00:00 / 30:31
 
1X

001 -NCMHCE Exam Review Mental Status Exam

May 23, 2019
Case Management Ethics
Case Management Ethics

Case Management Ethics
Case Management Toolbox

 
 
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1X

001 -Case Management Ethics. Welcome to our new series on Case Management. Learn the essentials of case management and associated ethics.

May 23, 2019
Special Episode Interview with Dr. Daniel Kaufmann on Gambling and Internet Gaming Disorder
Special Episode Interview with Dr. Daniel Kaufmann on Gambling and Internet Gaming Disorder

Special Episode Interview with Dr. Daniel Kaufmann on Gambling and Internet Gaming Disorder
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
00:00 / 51:33
 
1X

Learn about pathological gambling with Dr. Daniel Kaufmann

May 23, 2019
Preventing Vulnerabilities Pain Management
Preventing Vulnerabilities Pain Management

Preventing Vulnerabilities Pain Management
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
00:00 / 56:10
 
1X

Preventing Vulnerabilities Pain Management. Pain is inevitable. It impacts your Mood, Thoughts, Behaviors, Relationships, Addressing pain will help reduce related, Anxiety, Depression, Anger. Pain management requires a comprehensive approach addressing, Physical causes of pain, Mood, Social supports, Sleep.

May 22, 2019
Understanding The Mind-Body Connection
Understanding The Mind-Body Connection

Understanding The Mind-Body Connection
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
00:00 / 49:51
 
1X

The Interaction Between Neurotransmitters, Thoughts & Emotion Objectives Learn about your central control center, the …

May 18, 2019
Internal Family Systems Theory
Internal Family Systems Theory

Internal Family Systems Theory
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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1X

Internal Family Systems Theory Dr. Dawn-Elise Snipes Purchase CEU class for this podcast at: https://www.allceus.com/member/cart/index/product/id/1034/c/ …

May 15, 2019
Understanding Anxiety Through a Childs Eyes
Understanding Anxiety Through a Childs Eyes

Understanding Anxiety Through a Childs Eyes
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
00:00 / 58:17
 
1X

Objectives
Identify symptoms of anxiety in children
Review common misdiagnoses
Explain how children’s developmental stage impacts their fears
Propose interventions to help children deal with anxiety

May 10, 2019
Facilitating Open-Ended Groups
Facilitating Open-Ended Groups

Facilitating Open-Ended Groups
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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1X

Define closed, open and single-session groups
Explore the benefits and challenges for each
Discuss necessary skills for managing open-ended groups

May 8, 2019
Developing Positive Self-Talk in People of All Ages
Developing Positive Self-Talk in People of All Ages

Developing Positive Self-Talk in People of All Ages
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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1X

Positive self talk helps you feel empowered and good about being the best you that you can be. Feelings of empowerment reduce feelings of helplessness and hopelessness and can protect against depression, anxiety and a host of stress related illnesses. CEUs are available for this podcast at allceus.com/counselortoolbox or in Australia at australia.allceus.com/counselortoolbox .

May 3, 2019
Nurturing children's mental health
Nurturing children's mental health

Nurturing children's mental health
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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1X

Children need to feel like they are loved, they belong and they are capable at home, school and in relationships. Learn 25 ways to enhance this in today's podcast.

May 1, 2019
Forming a Foundation that Nurtures Secure Attachment at All Ages
Forming a Foundation that Nurtures Secure Attachment at All Ages

Forming a Foundation that Nurtures Secure Attachment at All Ages
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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1X

Children need different things at different developmental stages due to their cognitive capabilities as well as their psychosocial needs.The key to attachment is creating an environment in which children feel safe, loved and accepted (unconditionally). Use the CARES approach. Consistency, Attention, Responsiveness, Empathy and Solutions.

May 1, 2019
Creating Psychological Flexibility In Children
Creating Psychological Flexibility In Children

Creating Psychological Flexibility In Children
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
00:00 /
 
1X

Every event is an opportunity to choose thoughts and behaviors that will help you use your energy to move toward your goals and values. Using the Flexibility Activity or worksheet youth can apply this on a daily basis. CEUs/OPDs are available for this podcast at allceus.com/counselortoolbox or if you are in Australia, Australia.allceus.com/counselortoolbox

May 1, 2019
Moving from Supportive to Solution Focused Interventions
Moving from Supportive to Solution Focused Interventions

Moving from Supportive to Solution Focused Interventions
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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1X

Moving from Supportive to Solution Focused Interventions Objectives ~ Differentiate between supportive and solution-focused interventions …

April 27, 2019
Developing Resilience in Children
Developing Resilience in Children

Developing Resilience in Children
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
00:00 / 61:07
 
1X

Building Resilience in Children Objectives ~ Define resilience ~ Explore characteristics of Resilient People ~ …

April 24, 2019
Counseling Couples
Counseling Couples

Counseling Couples
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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1X

Identify goals and techniques for using in couples counseling. CEUs are available for this podcast at https://allceus.com/counselortoolbox

April 20, 2019
Counseling People Who Are Transgender and Gender Nonconforming
Counseling People Who Are Transgender and Gender Nonconforming

Counseling People Who Are Transgender and Gender Nonconforming
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
00:00 / 62:03
 
1X

Learn about unique issues to working with people who are transgender and their families. CEUs are available for this podcast at https://allceus.com/counselortoolbox

April 17, 2019
Nonpharmacological Pain Management -- CBT for Chronic Pain
Nonpharmacological Pain Management — CBT for Chronic Pain

Nonpharmacological Pain Management — CBT for Chronic Pain
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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1X

Learn about a variety of techniques that can be used to help people with chronic pain and develop a better understanding of the chronic pain experience and associated cognitions. CEUs are available for this podcast at allceus.com/counselortoolbox

April 13, 2019
Addressing Emotional Triggers

Addressing Emotional Triggers

 
 
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1X

Addressing emotional triggers means eliminating unnecessary triggers, developing strategies to mitigate unavoidable ones and helping people be as healthy, happy and relaxed as possible so they have the energy to deal with triggers when they arise. CEUs are available for this podcast at AllCEUs.com/counselortoolbox

April 10, 2019
Treating Addictions and Borderline Personality Disorder Symptoms
Treating Addictions and Borderline Personality Disorder Symptoms

Treating Addictions and Borderline Personality Disorder Symptoms
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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1X

Symptoms of addiction and borderline personality disorder are very similar and overlap. Explore how those symptoms may have developed as a protective mechanism and interventions to assist in addressing them. CEUs are available for this presentation. See the link in the show notes.

April 6, 2019
Contextual Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
Contextual Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

Contextual Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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1X

Learn how context creates a phenomenological reality that influences each individual's perceptions of the present and why that is important in the recovery process. CEUs are available for this presentation at AllCEUs.com see the link in the show notes.

April 3, 2019
The Porn Trap
The Porn Trap

The Porn Trap
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
00:00 /
 
1X

Review the neurochemical underpinnings of pornography addiction and interventions to help the person begin to recover. CEUs are available for this presentation at allceus.com for those in the US and australia.allceus.com for those in the AU.

March 29, 2019
Love You Hate the Porn
Love You Hate the Porn

Love You Hate the Porn
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
00:00 /
 
1X

Learn about the consequences of problematic pornography use on the significant other and ways to help the couple recover. CEUs are available for this presentation at allceus.com for those in the US and australia.allceus.com for those in the AU.

March 27, 2019
Breaking the Cycle of Pornography Addiction
Breaking the Cycle of Pornography Addiction

Breaking the Cycle of Pornography Addiction
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
00:00 /
 
1X

Pornography can have many negative effects on a person's mood, work product, ability to concentrate, relationships and overall health. Learn about risk factors, reasons porn can be addictive and steps to take to break the cycle of porn addiction. CEUs are available at allceus.com/counselortoolbox

March 23, 2019
Enhancing Trauma Resilience
Enhancing Trauma Resilience

Enhancing Trauma Resilience
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
00:00 /
 
1X

Learn how to enhance trauma resiliency to prevent PTSD and break the cycle of intergenerational trauma. CEUs are available at allceus.com/counselortoolbox

March 20, 2019
Grief, Trauma and Personality Disordered Symptoms
Grief, Trauma and Personality Disordered Symptoms

Grief, Trauma and Personality Disordered Symptoms
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
00:00 / 54:47
 
1X

Learn how many of the symptoms of personality disorders can be seen as adaptive responses after a trauma which occurred in early adulthood or before. CEUs or OPD/CPD hours can be earned for this podcast by going to https://allceus.com/counselortoolbox in the US or https://australia.allceus.com in Australia.

March 16, 2019
Complicated Grief and Attachment
Complicated Grief and Attachment

Complicated Grief and Attachment
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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1X

When examining the behaviors of adult or adolescent clients whose primary attachment was disrupted, the traumatic impact can be seen. Learn steps to help people reconcile the trauma. Earn CEUs for this podcast at https://allceus.com/counselortoolbox

March 13, 2019
Psychosocial Impact of Trauma
Psychosocial Impact of Trauma

Psychosocial Impact of Trauma
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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1X

After a trauma people need time to re-group and find their “new-normal” Learn how to assist trauma survivors. To access the CEU course go to https://allceus.com/counselortoolbox in the US or https://australia.allceus.com/counselortoolbox if you are in Australia.

March 9, 2019
Counseling Clients Who Self-Harm
Counseling Clients Who Self-Harm

Counseling Clients Who Self-Harm
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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1X

NSSI usually represents a way of dealing with distress the best the person knows how. Learn the reasons for self-injury and interventions to assist you. To access the CEU/OPD/CPD course go to https://allceus.com/counselortoolbox in the US or https://australia.allceus.com/counselortoolbox if you are in Australia.

March 6, 2019
The Mathis Method with Dr. Jennifer Mathis
The Mathis Method with Dr. Jennifer Mathis

The Mathis Method with Dr. Jennifer Mathis
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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1X

Learn about the Mathis Method developed by Dr. Jennifer Mathis to provide trauma-informed treatment services.

March 4, 2019
Introduction to 12-Step Programs with John M of Sober Speak
Introduction to 12-Step Programs with John M of Sober Speak

Introduction to 12-Step Programs with John M of Sober Speak
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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1X

Learn more about 12-Step Programs, the Big Book, the 12 & 12. Hear from Sober Speak Podcast Host John M. about a variety of tools from the trenches, how clients can get started in 12-Step programs. After a trauma people need time to re-group and find their “new-normal” To access the CEU/OPD/CPD course go to https://allceus.com/counselortoolbox in the US or https://australia.allceus.com/counselortoolbox if you are in Australia

March 2, 2019
Ethics, Self Care, Counseling Skills and Ongoing Supervision
Ethics, Self Care, Counseling Skills and Ongoing Supervision

Ethics, Self Care, Counseling Skills and Ongoing Supervision
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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1X

Review the philosophical ethical principles. Explore how the following are ethical imperatives and how to fit them in: Counseling Skills Development, Ongoing Supervision, Self-Care. To access the CEU/OPD/CPD course go to https://allceus.com/counselortoolbox in the US or https://australia.allceus.com/counselortoolbox if you are in Australia

March 1, 2019
Person Centered Theory of Personality and Behavior
Person Centered Theory of Personality and Behavior

Person Centered Theory of Personality and Behavior
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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1X

Define “person centered theory” Explore how the PCT can help us understand differences in individuals responses to situations. Explore how PCT can be useful in developing effective treatment plans/interventions. To access the CEU/OPD/CPD course go to https://allceus.com/counselortoolbox in the US or https://australia.allceus.com/counselortoolbox if you are in Australia

February 27, 2019
365 -Estrogen, Progesterone, Testosterone and Mood
365 -Estrogen, Progesterone, Testosterone and Mood

365 -Estrogen, Progesterone, Testosterone and Mood
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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1X

Identify the effects of estrogen, progesterone and testosterone levels on mood. Explore the effect of cortisol on sex hormones (and mood). Identify causes of sex hormone imbalances and possible interventions. To access the CEU/OPD/CPD course go to https://allceus.com/counselortoolbox in the US or https://australia.allceus.com/counselortoolbox if you are in Australia

February 24, 2019
364 -Neurotransmitters and Mood: Glutamate and GABA
364 -Neurotransmitters and Mood: Glutamate and GABA

364 -Neurotransmitters and Mood: Glutamate and GABA
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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1X

GABA is our natural Xanax and Glutamate is our main get-up-and-go neurochemical. Learn how these are interrelated, how they impact serotonin, dopamine and norepinepherine and ways to normalize levels.

February 23, 2019
363 - Gamification in Counseling
363 – Gamification in Counseling

363 – Gamification in Counseling
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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1X

Learn how gamification can increase motivation, attention and improve outcomes and explore multiple easy ways to gamify most counseling issues. To access the CEU/OPD/CPD course go to https://allceus.com/counselortoolbox in the US or https://australia.allceus.com/counselortoolbox if you are in Australia

February 20, 2019
362 -Cannabidiol (CBD) and Mental Health
362 -Cannabidiol (CBD) and Mental Health

362 -Cannabidiol (CBD) and Mental Health
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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1X

CBD is a component of cannabis that has anti-anxiety, anti-epileptic, anti-psychotic and anti-inflammatory effects. Learn about the benefits as well as cautions for CBD. To access the CEU/OPD/CPD course go to https://allceus.com/counselortoolbox in the US or https://australia.allceus.com/counselortoolbox if you are in Australia

February 16, 2019
361 - Protective Factors for Addictions and Co-Occurring Disorders
361 – Protective Factors for Addictions and Co-Occurring Disorders

361 – Protective Factors for Addictions and Co-Occurring Disorders
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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Learn about factors that we can enhance to help prevent or mitigate mental health and/or addiction issues. To access the CEU/OPD/CPD course go to https://allceus.com/counselortoolbox in the US or https://australia.allceus.com/counselortoolbox if you are in Australia

February 15, 2019
360- Food Addiction and Eating Issues
360- Food Addiction and Eating Issues

360- Food Addiction and Eating Issues
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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1X

Learn about how food can be used as addictive behavior and interventions to help people address emotional eating. To access the CEU/OPD/CPD course go to https://allceus.com/counselortoolbox in the US or https://australia.allceus.com/counselortoolbox if you are in Australia

February 13, 2019
359 -Adrenal Fatigue and How It Impacts Recovery (Re-Release)

359 -Adrenal Fatigue and How It Impacts Recovery (Re-Release)

 
 
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1X

Adrenal fatigue affects millions of people due to our lack of sufficient sleep, excessive use of caffeine and stimulants and high stress. To access the CEU/OPD/CPD course go to https://allceus.com/counselortoolbox in the US or https://australia.allceus.com/counselortoolbox if you are in Australia

January 31, 2019
358 -Treating Chronic Pain in People with Substance Abuse Issues (Re-Release)
358 -Treating Chronic Pain in People with Substance Abuse Issues (Re-Release)

358 -Treating Chronic Pain in People with Substance Abuse Issues (Re-Release)
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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1X

To my listeners, I apologize for repeating content, but have been called away with a …

January 26, 2019
357 - Thinking Errors (Re-Release)
357 – Thinking Errors (Re-Release)

357 – Thinking Errors (Re-Release)
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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1X

Thinking errors keep people stuck. Learn how to help people embrace the dialectics, reduce catastrophization and more. To access the CEU/OPD/CPD course go to https://allceus.com/counselortoolbox in the US or https://australia.allceus.com/counselortoolbox if you are in Australia

January 23, 2019
356 -Norepinephrine: Your Get Up and Go
356 -Norepinephrine: Your Get Up and Go

356 -Norepinephrine: Your Get Up and Go
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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1X

Norepinephrine is activates your system to fight or flee. Too little can lead to hypotension, bradycardia, confusion, difficulty concentrating, fatigue and sleep issues. Too much can produce panic like symptoms. Elevated levels of norepinephrine over an extended period of time actually causes the body to reduce the amount available causing symptoms of insufficiency. To access the CEU/OPD/CPD course go to https://allceus.com/counselortoolbox in the US or https://australia.allceus.com/counselortoolbox if you are in Australia

January 16, 2019
355 -Dopamine: It is more than a pleasure chemical
355 -Dopamine: It is more than a pleasure chemical

355 -Dopamine: It is more than a pleasure chemical
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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1X

Dopamine is involved in reward, motivation, muscle coordination, wakefulness, mood and much more. Learn how a dopamine imbalance impacts your mind and body. To access the CEU/OPD/CPD course go to https://allceus.com/counselortoolbox in the US or https://australia.allceus.com/counselortoolbox if you are in Australia

January 12, 2019
354 -Serotonin: The Multifunctional Neurotransmitter
354 -Serotonin: The Multifunctional Neurotransmitter

354 -Serotonin: The Multifunctional Neurotransmitter
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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1X

Learn about the functions of serotonin and how it impacts other neurotransmitters like dopamine and norepinepherine. Also learn how SSRIs and other medications impact serotonin receptors, but also alter other neurotransmitters in the process. To access the CEU/OPD/CPD course go to https://allceus.com/counselortoolbox in the US or https://australia.allceus.com/counselortoolbox if you are in Australia

January 9, 2019
353 -Gut Health and Mental Health
353 -Gut Health and Mental Health

353 -Gut Health and Mental Health
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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1X

Learn how alterations in the gut bacteria have been implicated in multiple host diseases such as obesity, diabetes, and inflammation, while recent evidence suggests a potential role of the microbiota-gut-brain axis in neuropsychiatric disorders, such as depression and anxiety via leaky gut. To access the CEU/OPD/CPD course go to https://allceus.com/counselortoolbox in the US or https://australia.allceus.com/counselortoolbox if you are in Australia

January 4, 2019
352 -Attachment Issues in Counseling
352 -Attachment Issues in Counseling

352 -Attachment Issues in Counseling
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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1X

Learn about what attachment is and how problems in the attachment process can lead to mood, behavioral and relationship issues. To access the CEU/OPD/CPD course go to https://allceus.com/counselortoolbox in the US or https://australia.allceus.com/counselortoolbox if you are in Australia

January 4, 2019
350 -Intro to Problem Gambling and Gambling Disorder
350 -Intro to Problem Gambling and Gambling Disorder

350 -Intro to Problem Gambling and Gambling Disorder
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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1X

Screening for gambling problems is important because few people seek treatment for these problems and instead seek help for other complaints. Learn about different types of gambling, risk and protective factors and warning signs of gambling problems.

January 3, 2019
351 - Problem Gambling and Mental Health
351 – Problem Gambling and Mental Health

351 – Problem Gambling and Mental Health
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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1X

People often refuse to seek help for gambling disorder because of stigma. Stigma regarding gambling appears to be largely culturally created. Exposure to people who have pathological gambling disorder to reduce othering shows the greatest promise for the reduction of stigma.

December 31, 2018
349 -Polyamory: An Overview for Counselors
349 -Polyamory: An Overview for Counselors

349 -Polyamory: An Overview for Counselors
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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There are a variety of reasons people engage in polyamorous relationships. Approximately 4% or 9.8 million adults are engaging in some form of polyamorous relationships. Polyamorous relationships are not always about sex. They are about dedication and commitment to being there for the other person. Learn more about these relationship structures and how to assist clients who are in polyamorous relationships.

December 28, 2018
348 -Dom-sub and Female Led Relationships: Overview for Counselors
348 -Dom-sub and Female Led Relationships: Overview for Counselors

348 -Dom-sub and Female Led Relationships: Overview for Counselors
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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D/s relationships can take many forms. They can be bedroom relationships or 24/7 TPEs. There are very significant differences between the different types of relationships which clients should explore prior to entering into a contract.

December 26, 2018
347 -Overview of BDSM for Counselors
347 -Overview of BDSM for Counselors

347 -Overview of BDSM for Counselors
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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As many as 20-50% of people have engaged in some type of BDSM behavior, bondage and spanking being the most common. Part of becoming a kink-aware therapist is recognizing that some of your clients engage in some type of BDSM activities which may —or may not—be contributing to their distress. BDSM covers a wide range of activities, almost all involving some level of power exchange. BDSM practitioners have been found to be at least as “well adjusted” as sexually normative culture.

December 22, 2018
346 -Overview of Kink and Sexuality for Counselors
346 -Overview of Kink and Sexuality for Counselors

346 -Overview of Kink and Sexuality for Counselors

 
 
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A majority of adults experiments with kink-related behaviors in their lifetime. It is important for therapists to understand the range of behaviors which might occur and be sensitive to the needs of those with alternative sexual lifestyles. Therapists are advised to do significant reflection on their own attitudes and values about sex as well as the variety of sexual behaviors.

December 18, 2018
345 -Human Sexuality and Cultural Responsiveness
345 -Human Sexuality and Cultural Responsiveness

345 -Human Sexuality and Cultural Responsiveness
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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1X

A majority of the population dabbles in some form of kink. Practitioners who embrace kink, especially BDSM and polyamory are often reluctant to disclose these issues to their medical or mental health providers. Issues of shame and guilt often arise when people first discover their alternate sexual preferences and can be compounded by a culturally insensitive therapist.

December 14, 2018
344 -Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Screening and Interventions
344 -Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Screening and Interventions

344 -Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Screening and Interventions
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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The number of people with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders is increasing, and these clients are disproportionately represented in the legal and child welfare system, and often have significant challenges in school Early and effective differential diagnosis can help a person with an FASD achieve the highest quality of life.

December 11, 2018
343 -Spiritual Steps to Happiness Part 4
343 -Spiritual Steps to Happiness Part 4

343 -Spiritual Steps to Happiness Part 4
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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Learn how authenticity, gratitude and patience can help people be less stressed and actually increase their happiness.

December 8, 2018
342 -Recovery Residences-What They Are and Effectiveness
342 -Recovery Residences-What They Are and Effectiveness

342 -Recovery Residences-What They Are and Effectiveness
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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Learn about different types of recovery residences, the varying levels and phases and explore the benefits of the milieu created by the social model.

December 4, 2018
341 - Spiritual Steps to Happiness Part 3
341 – Spiritual Steps to Happiness Part 3

341 – Spiritual Steps to Happiness Part 3
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
00:00 / 61:13
 
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Spiritual Steps to Happiness Part 3 Dr. Dawn-Elise Snipes Counselor Toolbox Podcast CEUs/OPD/CPDs are available …

December 1, 2018
340 -Trauma Informed Interventions
340 -Trauma Informed Interventions

340 -Trauma Informed Interventions
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
00:00 / 58:18
 
1X

Learn how to create safety and develop trust through the use of cultural resources, peer support, transparency, collaboration and empowerment to help people explore events, experiences and effects, and respond in a way that helps them live a rich and meaningful life without feeling retraumatized.

November 23, 2018
339 -Spiritual Steps to Happiness Part 2
339 -Spiritual Steps to Happiness Part 2

339 -Spiritual Steps to Happiness Part 2
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
00:00 / 58:44
 
1X

Learn how to develop honesty, awareness and acceptance to help you live a happier life.

November 22, 2018
338 -Burnout Prevention and Self-Care
338 -Burnout Prevention and Self-Care

338 -Burnout Prevention and Self-Care
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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1X

Burnout work environments are a reality. Burnout does not have to be. Burnout causes problems in Health, Mental Health, Relationships. Work environment and employee retention. Ability to provide client services. Develop resilience and identifying the sources and interventions for your burnout

November 21, 2018
337 -Relapse Prevention and Accountability
337 -Relapse Prevention and Accountability

337 -Relapse Prevention and Accountability
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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Relapse prevention planning should begin at admission (when the person has stopped using, or made the decision to try to change). Relapse prevention plans are ineffective if they are not followed. It takes at least 6 months to get in the groove of a recovery lifestyle. Accountability will help people maintain motivation through social, behavioral and/or financial reinforcement

November 20, 2018
336 -Acceptance and Commitment Therapy for Trauma
336 -Acceptance and Commitment Therapy for Trauma

336 -Acceptance and Commitment Therapy for Trauma

 
 
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1X

From an ACT perspective, the goal of treatment is not to experience anxiety reduction, but to increase psychological flexibility in the presence of painful and anxious internal experiences so that engagement in valued activities can be re-established. “Living in the And”

November 19, 2018
335 -Spiritual Steps to Happiness
335 -Spiritual Steps to Happiness

335 -Spiritual Steps to Happiness
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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1X

Developing a sense of connectedness and awareness of our impact on the universe and the universe's impact on us, cultivation of a sense of awe and wonder and exploration of faith to help can help people identify those things over which they do and do not have control, ways to improve their corner of the universe and what to change or avoid because it has negative effects on them.

November 17, 2018
334 -Preventing Trauma and Depression During the Holidays
334 -Preventing Trauma and Depression During the Holidays

334 -Preventing Trauma and Depression During the Holidays
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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The holidays can bring up feelings of grief, guilt, loneliness, anger, trauma/helplessness, and depression/hopelessness. We will discuss common holiday-related triggers and potential interventions.

November 14, 2018
333 -Meditation Techniques for Reducing Distress and Improving Health and Happiness
333 -Meditation Techniques for Reducing Distress and Improving Health and Happiness

333 -Meditation Techniques for Reducing Distress and Improving Health and Happiness
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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Meditation has been shown to help people cultivate happy feelings. Meditation can tame monkey mind and improve concentration and clarity. Meditation can reduce blood pressure and improve sleep. There are a variety of different types of meditation, it is important for people to find one that “fits” for them.

November 10, 2018
332 -Encouraging Optimism Based on Positive Expectations
332 -Encouraging Optimism Based on Positive Expectations

332 -Encouraging Optimism Based on Positive Expectations
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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Learn how to help people start learning optimism. Create Positivity. Start looking at events in terms of what you want instead of what you lost or do not have.

November 7, 2018
331  -Developing Interpersonal Effectiveness Self Esteem
331 -Developing Interpersonal Effectiveness Self Esteem

331 -Developing Interpersonal Effectiveness Self Esteem
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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1X

Self-Esteem Presented by: Dr. Dawn-Elise Snipes Executive Director, AllCEUs Objectives ~ The Nature of Self-Esteem …

November 3, 2018
330 -Developing Healthy Support Networks
330 -Developing Healthy Support Networks

330 -Developing Healthy Support Networks
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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Healthy relationships are vital to a healthy life. By becoming interpersonally effective, people can better get their needs met and meet the needs of others. The 7 Habits can serve as a reminder for important things to do to build healthy relationships. By understanding temperament people can better understand themselves and others and communicate and synergize in meaningful ways.

October 31, 2018
329 -Addressing Codependency and Abandonment Fears
329 -Addressing Codependency and Abandonment Fears

329 -Addressing Codependency and Abandonment Fears
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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Identifying and being mindful of abandonment triggers in the present can help people choose alternate, more helpful ways of responding. Learn tools to help clients do just that in this episode.

October 27, 2018
328 -Recovering from an Addicted or Borderline Parent
328 -Recovering from an Addicted or Borderline Parent

328 -Recovering from an Addicted or Borderline Parent
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
00:00 / 58:37
 
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Recovering from Growing Up with an Addicted or Borderline Parent Instructor: Dr. Dawn-Elise Snipes Executive …

October 24, 2018
327 -Finding Meaning with Acceptance and Commitment Therapy
327 -Finding Meaning with Acceptance and Commitment Therapy

327 -Finding Meaning with Acceptance and Commitment Therapy
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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Acceptance and Commitment Therapy Skills Dr. Dawn-Elise Snipes PhD, LPC-MHSP, LMHC Executive Director, AllCEUs Objectives …

October 20, 2018
326 -Stress Management with Dialectics and Locus of Control | Journey to Recovery Series
326 -Stress Management with Dialectics and Locus of Control | Journey to Recovery Series

326 -Stress Management with Dialectics and Locus of Control | Journey to Recovery Series
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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Locus of control helps people realistically examine how much control they have over a situation. Dialectics help people deal with distress by embracing and examining the opposing forces or points in a situation.

October 17, 2018
325 -Cognitive Behavioral Activities for Group and Individual Work
325 -Cognitive Behavioral Activities for Group and Individual Work

325 -Cognitive Behavioral Activities for Group and Individual Work
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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By developing a broader understanding of situations people can explore the effectiveness of their thinking in terms of how it impacts their ability to live a rich and meaningful life.

October 13, 2018
324- Group Activities to Teach Coping and Defense Mechanisms
324- Group Activities to Teach Coping and Defense Mechanisms

324- Group Activities to Teach Coping and Defense Mechanisms

 
 
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~ Differentiate between coping skills and defense mechanisms and identify the purpose for each. Explore common defense mechanisms and how they can assist as well as hinder treatment. Explore how to teach these concepts via individual and group activities.

October 10, 2018
323 -Depression Group and Individual Interventions
323 -Depression Group and Individual Interventions

323 -Depression Group and Individual Interventions
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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Learn how to teach the common symptoms for anxiety and depression-based disorders, and how a positive change in one area or symptom can have positive effects on all symptoms or areas.

October 7, 2018
322 -Guilt Individual and Group Interventions | Journey to Recovery Series
322 -Guilt Individual and Group Interventions | Journey to Recovery Series

322 -Guilt Individual and Group Interventions | Journey to Recovery Series
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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Guilt comes in many forms. It is largely anger at ourselves and energy tied up in the past. Holding on to guilt weighs us down. Identifying your sources of guilt and addressing them is the first step.

October 6, 2018
321 -Grief and Loss Individual and Group Interventions | Journey to Recovery Series
321 -Grief and Loss Individual and Group Interventions | Journey to Recovery Series

321 -Grief and Loss Individual and Group Interventions | Journey to Recovery Series
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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Losses encompass more than death or a person or loss of property. Failure to acknowledge losses can cause unhelpful reactions in similar future situations. It is important to explore feelings and reactions in terms of their functionality—how are they benefitting the person

October 3, 2018
320 -Anger and Anxiety Group and Individual Interventions | Journey to Recovery Series
320 -Anger and Anxiety Group and Individual Interventions | Journey to Recovery Series

320 -Anger and Anxiety Group and Individual Interventions | Journey to Recovery Series
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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By helping people identify the roots of their anger and more effective strategies, they can be empowered to reduce the frequency and intensity of these emotions and more effectively cope when they do arise.

September 29, 2018
319 -Distress Tolerance Group and Individual Activities: Journey to Recovery Series
319 -Distress Tolerance Group and Individual Activities: Journey to Recovery Series

319 -Distress Tolerance Group and Individual Activities: Journey to Recovery Series
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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The goal of distress tolerance is to accept, find meaning for and tolerate distress. Pain and distress are part of life. Refusing to accept this leads to suffering

September 26, 2018
318 -Seeking Safety Overview
318 -Seeking Safety Overview

318 -Seeking Safety Overview
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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“Safety” is an umbrella term that signifies various elements:
~ discontinuing addictive behaviors
~ reducing suicidality
~ minimizing exposure high-risk situations
~ letting go of dangerous relationships
~ gaining control over extreme symptoms (such as dissociation)
~ stopping self-harm behaviors (such as cutting).

September 23, 2018
317 -Introduction to Restoring Sanctuary Part 2
317 -Introduction to Restoring Sanctuary Part 2

317 -Introduction to Restoring Sanctuary Part 2
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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Issues of exposure to trauma and adversity in childhood are central to the development of most mental illness

September 23, 2018
316 -Introduction to Restoring Sanctuary Part 1
316 -Introduction to Restoring Sanctuary Part 1

316 -Introduction to Restoring Sanctuary Part 1
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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Sanctuary helps people become aware of the function of their behaviors and break unhelpful re-enactment cycles

September 22, 2018
315 -Introduction to Trauma Informed Care
315 -Introduction to Trauma Informed Care

315 -Introduction to Trauma Informed Care
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
00:00 / 48:25
 
1X

Organizational Guidelines for Trauma Informed Care Dr. Dawn-Elise Snipes, PhD, LPC-MHSP, LMHC Objectives ~ What …

September 22, 2018
314 -Special Series Tobacco Treatment Specialist Training Part 3
314 -Special Series Tobacco Treatment Specialist Training Part 3

314 -Special Series Tobacco Treatment Specialist Training Part 3
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
00:00 / 49:17
 
1X

An effective tobacco control strategy includes multiple levels of prevention that keep people from starting nicotine use, help them prevent further problems caused by nicotine use and help them manage existing conditions caused by nicotine use (i.e. COPD)

September 21, 2018
313 -Special Series Tobacco Treatment Specialist Training Part 2
313 -Special Series Tobacco Treatment Specialist Training Part 2

313 -Special Series Tobacco Treatment Specialist Training Part 2
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
00:00 / 54:59
 
1X

Management of Tobacco Use Part 2 Dr. Dawn-Elise Snipes, PhD, LPC-MHSP, LMHC Executive Director, AllCEUs.com …

September 21, 2018
312 -Special Series Tobacco Treatment Specialist Training Part 1
312 -Special Series Tobacco Treatment Specialist Training Part 1

312 -Special Series Tobacco Treatment Specialist Training Part 1
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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1X

Identify clinical interventions, both for patients willing and unwilling to make a quit attempt at this time

September 21, 2018
311 Sleep's Effect on Mood | Journey to Recovery 2nd Edition
311 Sleep's Effect on Mood | Journey to Recovery 2nd Edition

311 Sleep's Effect on Mood | Journey to Recovery 2nd Edition
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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If you are only willing to change one thing this month to start being happier, more energetic and clearer headed, sleep might be a great place to start.

September 19, 2018
310 Effect of Light and Exercise on Mood | Journey to Recovery 2nd Edition
310 Effect of Light and Exercise on Mood | Journey to Recovery 2nd Edition

310 Effect of Light and Exercise on Mood | Journey to Recovery 2nd Edition
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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Light helps set our circadian rhythms which impacts cortisol, serotonin, sex hormone and melatonin levels as well as thyroid hormones, thermogenesis, and insulin.
Disruptions in circadian rhythms produces many emotional, cognitive and physical symptoms similar to anxiety and depression

September 15, 2018
309 Nutrition | Journey to Recovery 2nd Edition
309 Nutrition | Journey to Recovery 2nd Edition

309 Nutrition | Journey to Recovery 2nd Edition
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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About 86% of Americans have suboptimal neurotransmitter levels leading to fatigue, depression, anxiety and weight gain. Chronic stress, poor diet, environmental toxins, drugs (prescription and recreational), alcohol, nicotine, and caffeine can cause neurotransmitter imbalances. Learn why decent nutrition is important and how easy it is to work in a few healthy foods.

September 12, 2018
308 Mindfulness  | Journey to Recovery 2nd Edition
308 Mindfulness | Journey to Recovery 2nd Edition

308 Mindfulness | Journey to Recovery 2nd Edition
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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1X

Learn how to teach practical mindfulness to your clients or kids.

September 9, 2018
307 Emotion Regulation
307 Emotion Regulation

307 Emotion Regulation
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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Continuing from the last podcast, explore the concept of dysregulation, and important steps to start living in harmony with your emotions instead of fighting against them.

September 8, 2018
306 The Biopsychosocial Aspect of Emotions | Journey to Recovery 2nd Edition
306 The Biopsychosocial Aspect of Emotions | Journey to Recovery 2nd Edition

306 The Biopsychosocial Aspect of Emotions | Journey to Recovery 2nd Edition
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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1X

Learn how everything from hormone imbalances to pain, poor nutrition, sleep deprivation and even stressful environments can contribute to depression and anxiety (and what to do about it)

September 5, 2018
305 - Relapse Prevention | Journey to Recovery Series
305 – Relapse Prevention | Journey to Recovery Series

305 – Relapse Prevention | Journey to Recovery Series
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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1X

Learn about creating a relapse prevention plan and how to identify relapse triggers and warning signs.

September 1, 2018
304 -Behavior Modification | Journey to Recovery Series
304 -Behavior Modification | Journey to Recovery Series

304 -Behavior Modification | Journey to Recovery Series
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
00:00 / 61:33
 
1X

By understanding what rewards(causes and motivates) people’s behavior or discourages (punishes/strains) their behavior, we can better address their issues

August 29, 2018
302 Special Series -Counseling People with Co-Occurring Disorders SAMHSA TIP 42 Part 8
302 Special Series -Counseling People with Co-Occurring Disorders SAMHSA TIP 42 Part 8

302 Special Series -Counseling People with Co-Occurring Disorders SAMHSA TIP 42 Part 8
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
00:00 / 64:38
 
1X

SAMHSA TIP 42 A Brief Overview of Specific Mental Disorders and Cross-Cutting Issues

August 26, 2018
299 Special Series -Counseling People with Co-Occurring Disorders SAMHSA TIP 42 Part 5
299 Special Series -Counseling People with Co-Occurring Disorders SAMHSA TIP 42 Part 5

299 Special Series -Counseling People with Co-Occurring Disorders SAMHSA TIP 42 Part 5
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
00:00 / 44:47
 
1X

SAMHSA TIP 42 Guidelines Working With a Client Who Has A Co-Occurring Disorder

August 26, 2018
303 Special Series -Counseling People with Co-Occurring Disorders SAMHSA TIP 42 Part 9
303 Special Series -Counseling People with Co-Occurring Disorders SAMHSA TIP 42 Part 9

303 Special Series -Counseling People with Co-Occurring Disorders SAMHSA TIP 42 Part 9
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
00:00 / 50:43
 
1X

Treatment of Persons with Co-Occurring Disorders Based on SAMHSA TIP 42 Part 9 Host: Dr. …

August 26, 2018
301 Special Series -Counseling People with Co-Occurring Disorders SAMHSA TIP 42 Part 7
301 Special Series -Counseling People with Co-Occurring Disorders SAMHSA TIP 42 Part 7

301 Special Series -Counseling People with Co-Occurring Disorders SAMHSA TIP 42 Part 7
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
00:00 / 47:10
 
1X

SAMHSA TIP 42 Co-Occurring Disorder Treatment Special Settings and Specific Populations

August 26, 2018
300 Special Series -Counseling People with Co-Occurring Disorders SAMHSA TIP 42 Part 6
300 Special Series -Counseling People with Co-Occurring Disorders SAMHSA TIP 42 Part 6

300 Special Series -Counseling People with Co-Occurring Disorders SAMHSA TIP 42 Part 6
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
00:00 / 61:06
 
1X

SAMHSA TIP 42 Identify essential programming for clients with COD

August 26, 2018
298 Special Series -Counseling People with Co-Occurring Disorders SAMHSA TIP 42 Part 4
298 Special Series -Counseling People with Co-Occurring Disorders SAMHSA TIP 42 Part 4

298 Special Series -Counseling People with Co-Occurring Disorders SAMHSA TIP 42 Part 4
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
00:00 / 51:31
 
1X

SAMHSA TIP 42 Part 4 Screening and Assessment of People with Co-Occurring Issues

August 26, 2018
296 Special Series -Counseling People with Co-Occurring Disorders SAMHSA TIP 42 Part 1 & 2
296 Special Series -Counseling People with Co-Occurring Disorders SAMHSA TIP 42 Part 1 & 2

296 Special Series -Counseling People with Co-Occurring Disorders SAMHSA TIP 42 Part 1 & 2
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
00:00 / 45:38
 
1X

SAMHSA TIP 42 Define Co-Occurring Disorders and explore some of the unique clinical challenges.

August 26, 2018
297 Special Series -Counseling People with Co-Occurring Disorders SAMHSA TIP 42 Part 3
297 Special Series -Counseling People with Co-Occurring Disorders SAMHSA TIP 42 Part 3

297 Special Series -Counseling People with Co-Occurring Disorders SAMHSA TIP 42 Part 3
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
00:00 / 55:40
 
1X

SAMHSA TIP 42 guiding principles in treatment and core components in the delivery of services to people with Co-Occurring Disorders

August 26, 2018
295 Teaching Clients to Set SMART Goals | Journey to Recovery Series
295 Teaching Clients to Set SMART Goals | Journey to Recovery Series

295 Teaching Clients to Set SMART Goals | Journey to Recovery Series
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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Making goals small and achievable helps keep you from getting discouraged and gives you frequent rewards. It is vital to know the who, what, when, where and whys of a behavior change and to put reminders around, because behavior change doesn’t just happen

August 25, 2018
294 -Teaching Clients How to Enhance Motivation | Journey to Recovery Series
294 -Teaching Clients How to Enhance Motivation | Journey to Recovery Series

294 -Teaching Clients How to Enhance Motivation | Journey to Recovery Series
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
00:00 / 58:39
 
1X

Motivation is Multidimensional an involves emotions, thoughts, physical sensations, social pressures and values.

August 22, 2018
293 -Understanding Learning Styles to Improve Group and Individual Interventions
293 -Understanding Learning Styles to Improve Group and Individual Interventions

293 -Understanding Learning Styles to Improve Group and Individual Interventions
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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1X

~ Learn why it is important to understand learning style
~ Identify the three components of learning
~ Explore the multiple facets of learning
~ Synthesize the components and facets of learning to understand how you most effectively learn

August 18, 2018
292 -Individualizing Treatment for Temperaments
292 -Individualizing Treatment for Temperaments

292 -Individualizing Treatment for Temperaments
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
00:00 / 58:52
 
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Explore how temperament impacts treatment approaches, interventions and settings. Identify common goals for treatment and ways to individualize them.

August 15, 2018
291 -Transtheoretical and Transdiagnostic Approaches to Recovery  | Journey to Recovery 2nd Edition
291 -Transtheoretical and Transdiagnostic Approaches to Recovery | Journey to Recovery 2nd Edition

291 -Transtheoretical and Transdiagnostic Approaches to Recovery | Journey to Recovery 2nd Edition
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
00:00 / 57:09
 
1X

Symptoms of depression can be caused by unhelpful thoughts, environmental and situational stressors, poor nutrition, lack of sleep and more. For that reason it is essential to help clients understand not only what symptoms they have , but also what is causing each symptoms for them

August 11, 2018
23 -Case Management | Addiction Counselor Exam Review
23 -Case Management | Addiction Counselor Exam Review

23 -Case Management | Addiction Counselor Exam Review
Addiction Counselor Exam Review

 
 
00:00 / 45:50
 
1X

Review the components and function of Case Management for the Addiction Counselor Exam.

August 9, 2018
290 - Understanding the Mind-Body Connection in Recovery | Journey to Recovery 2nd Edition
290 – Understanding the Mind-Body Connection in Recovery | Journey to Recovery 2nd Edition

290 – Understanding the Mind-Body Connection in Recovery | Journey to Recovery 2nd Edition
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
00:00 / 52:31
 
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In this episode we examine ways to help clients answer: What causes feelings? Can your health really impact your mood? What are steps you can take to prevent depression, reduce cravings and enhance happiness?

August 8, 2018
289 Environmental Interventions for Depression
289 Environmental Interventions for Depression

289 Environmental Interventions for Depression
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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Your environment can trigger a variety of different feelings based on your prior experiences and personal preferences. Register for CEUs for this presentation by going to allceus.com/podcastceus Environments that are too noisy, bustling and chaotic can be exhausting for introverts, but environments that are too quite and subdued can make extroverts feel depleted. Environments that trigger memories of happy times can help people feel less alone, more energetic and empowered.

August 5, 2018
288 Spiritual Interventions for Depression
288 Spiritual Interventions for Depression

288 Spiritual Interventions for Depression
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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Recovery from depression can be a spiritual journey. It involves getting honest with yourself and others about what you can and cannot change, developing compassion for yourself and others and living mindfully, devoting energy to those things that are important to you. It is a journey that requires you to identify where you want to go, instead of aimlessly wandering through life. Register for CEUs for this presentation by going to allceus.com/podcastceus

August 4, 2018
22 -Pharmacology | Addiction Counselor Exam Review
22 -Pharmacology | Addiction Counselor Exam Review

22 -Pharmacology | Addiction Counselor Exam Review
Addiction Counselor Exam Review

 
 
00:00 / 46:40
 
1X

It is important to be aware of signs of intoxication and withdrawal both to identify clients who relapse, but also to be able to identify and accommodate symptoms of post acute withdrawal syndrome in treatment and relapse prevention planning.

August 2, 2018
287 Mental Health and Mental Illness Fundamentals Part 2
287 Mental Health and Mental Illness Fundamentals Part 2

287 Mental Health and Mental Illness Fundamentals Part 2
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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~ Mental health issues are mediated by brain function
~ Mental disorders are defined by signs, symptoms, and functional impairments as opposed to causes
~ 20% of Americans experience a mental disorder in a given year.
~ A range of treatments including counseling and psychopharmacology exist for most disorders
~ The consumer movement has increased the involvement of individuals with mental disorders and their families in mutual support services, consumer-run services, and advocacy.
~ The Recovery Concept reflects renewed optimism about the outcomes of mental illness

August 1, 2018
286 Social Interventions for Depression | Group and Individual Activities
286 Social Interventions for Depression | Group and Individual Activities

286 Social Interventions for Depression | Group and Individual Activities
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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Benefits of Social Support. Sense of belonging. Spending time with them helps ward off loneliness. Whether it's other new parents, dog lovers, fishing buddies or siblings, just knowing you're not alone can go a long way toward coping with stress. Increased sense of self-worth. Having people who call you a friend reinforces the idea that you're a good person to be around. Feeling of security.

July 28, 2018
21 Ethics and Professional Development | Addictions Counselor Exam Review
21 Ethics and Professional Development | Addictions Counselor Exam Review

21 Ethics and Professional Development | Addictions Counselor Exam Review
Addiction Counselor Exam Review

 
 
00:00 / 56:51
 
1X

Addiction Counselor Exam Review Podcast Episode 21 Ethics Host: Dr. Dawn-Elise Snipes Executive Director: AllCEUs …

July 27, 2018
285 Physical Interventions for Depression | Group and Individual Activities
285 Physical Interventions for Depression | Group and Individual Activities

285 Physical Interventions for Depression | Group and Individual Activities
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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1X

A healthy body is necessary to feel your best emotionally. Brain chemicals that help you feel happy and relaxed are created from the foods you eat. Sunlight sets your circadian rhythms so you get quality sleep and produces vitamin D which helps relieve depression. Exercise, stretching and yoga can all help increase the happy chemicals, reduce pain and improve sleep. Pain is a fact of life. There are many options for pain management other than drugs. (Many pain medications are system depressants)

July 25, 2018
284 Mental Health and Mental Illness Fundamentals Part 1
284 Mental Health and Mental Illness Fundamentals Part 1

284 Mental Health and Mental Illness Fundamentals Part 1
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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~ Explore the neuroscience of mental health
~ Explore how mental illness manifests itself
~ Learn about the prevalence (epidemiology) and costs of mental illness
~ Explore the biological, psychosocial and individual risk factors for mental illness and review the difference between correlation, causation and consequences

July 21, 2018
20 - Counseling Special Populations | Addiction Counselor Exam Review Podcast
20 – Counseling Special Populations | Addiction Counselor Exam Review Podcast

20 – Counseling Special Populations | Addiction Counselor Exam Review Podcast
Addiction Counselor Exam Review

 
 
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~ Just like it is vital to be aware of the special needs of persons from different races and ethnicities, it is also vital to recognize that there are other factors that require specialized skills.
~ Gender and age differences themselves produce a range of special issues that need to be considered in
~ Prevention
~ Assessment
~ Engagement
~ Treatment setting recommendations
~ Treatment approaches

July 19, 2018
283 -Cognitive Interventions for Depression
283 -Cognitive Interventions for Depression

283 -Cognitive Interventions for Depression
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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The way people think and perceive situations has a huge impact on how they feel. Helping people embrace the dialectics can help them feel more positive and empowered. Just like it is imperative to add happy emotions, it is imperative to add happy thoughts as well. By practicing optimism and addressing unhelpful thoughts people can reduce their overall stress, sleep better, gain more energy and feel less hopeless and helpless (depressed).

July 18, 2018
19 -Therapeutic Approaches
19 -Therapeutic Approaches

19 -Therapeutic Approaches
Addiction Counselor Exam Review

 
 
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~ Review different therapeutic approaches including CBT, MET, Contingency Management and Trauma Informed
~ Types of treatment (individual, group, family) and benefits and drawbacks of each
~ Culturally appropriate strategies
~ Family Engagement
~ Overview of Crisis Intervention
~ Relapse Prevention

July 14, 2018
282 -Emotional Interventions for Depression
282 -Emotional Interventions for Depression

282 -Emotional Interventions for Depression
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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When people are depressed, they often feel helpless and hopeless and nothing makes them happy. By adding in happy things, people can buffer against the depression. By addressing the unpleasant feelings, they happy chemicals can be more effective. Emotional interventions help you address the unpleasant feelings and add pleasant feelings
By developing a better feelings vocabulary, it will be easier to identify how you are feeling and address it.
Mindfulness helps you stay in the present moment so you are in touch with your feelings and don’t let them fester like a dirty wound (or a bag of poop)

July 13, 2018
281 -Infant Toddler Development Part 3
281 -Infant Toddler Development Part 3

281 -Infant Toddler Development Part 3
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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Infant Toddler (Birth to Three) Development Series. ~ Define the issues and trends related to assessment of young children with disabilities
~ Describe characteristics of and various formats for effective observation
~ Describe the critical role the family plays in the screening, evaluation and assessment processes
~ Identify strategies to establish a collaborative partnership with the family and engage them in the assessment process
~ Describe effective communication principles and techniques with families including consideration of cultural and linguistic differences
~ Demonstrate knowledge of home based and group-care based curriculum strategies for infants and toddlers with special needs.
~ Identify the relationship of an infant/toddler's functional outcome goals on his/her IFSP created by the family and other team members with integrated interventions.
~ Assist the family in accessing services in the most natural service delivery environments

July 11, 2018
280 -Infant Toddler Development Part 2
280 -Infant Toddler Development Part 2

280 -Infant Toddler Development Part 2
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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Infant Toddler Development (0-3) ~ Define the issues and trends related to assessment of young children with disabilities
~ Describe characteristics of and various formats for effective observation
~ Describe the critical role the family plays in the screening, evaluation and assessment processes
~ Identify strategies to establish a collaborative partnership with the family and engage them in the assessment process
~ Describe effective communication principles and techniques with families including consideration of cultural and linguistic differences
~ Demonstrate knowledge of home based and group-care based curriculum strategies for infants and toddlers with special needs.
~ Identify the relationship of an infant/toddler's functional outcome goals on his/her IFSP created by the family and other team members with integrated interventions.
~ Assist the family in accessing services in the most natural service delivery environments

July 7, 2018
18 -Counseling Skills | Addiction Counselor Exam Review
18 -Counseling Skills | Addiction Counselor Exam Review

18 -Counseling Skills | Addiction Counselor Exam Review
Addiction Counselor Exam Review

 
 
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Review for the Addiction Counselor Exam. Objectives
~ Identify the purpose and function of counseling
~ Define skills a counselor needs
~ Identify necessary attitudes for counselors
~ Explore how to develop the therapeutic alliance
~ Discuss motivation and how to increase it

July 6, 2018
279 -Infant Toddler Development Early Intervention Series Part 1
279 -Infant Toddler Development Early Intervention Series Part 1

279 -Infant Toddler Development Early Intervention Series Part 1
Counselor Toolbox for Mental Health...

 
 
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Objectives
• Define child development and atypical development
• Explain how culture impacts development
• Identify factors that may lead to atypical development
• Identify developmental signals that indicate a possible developmental delay or problem from birth to three years of age
• Identify things that make it difficult to pinpoint a possible delay
• Explain the effect of developmental disorders on child development (e.g., sensory impairments, chronic illness, genetic syndromes, and cognitive delays) and the family
CEUs are available for this presentation at AllCEUs

July 3, 2018
278 -Child and Adolescent Development
278 -Child and Adolescent Development