Ed Jacobs – Christine Schimmel – Day Workshop Creative Counseling Toolbox
What Makes Therapy Effective?
Four M’s: Multi-sensory, motivational, marketing, maps
8 mistakes most therapists make
Engagement: the core of effective therapy
The brain likes novelty – what advertisers know
Use a depth chart to gage the efficacy of your therapy
RCFF: Rapport, Contract, Focus, Funnel
Creativity Meets Evidence-Based Practice
Motivational Interviewing/Stages of Change
Limitations and Risks
Rapport BuildingInterventions That Go Beyond Active Listening
Rubber band technique
Use of chairs
How to roll with resistance
Anxiety DisordersDisrupt Rumination, Improve Insight and Manage Anxious Thoughts and Feelings
Creative REBT/CBT Interventions
The power of the whiteboard
The “Where does the anxiety come from?” technique
Depression and Other Mood DisordersIncrease Motivation, Improve Mood and Get Clients “Unstuck”
Chairs as hope and movement
Stages of change
Board of directors
Kids in a tree
Anger and ResistanceRecognize Triggers, Diffuse Anger and Improve Accountability
Three R’s: Retreat, Rethink, React
Low Self-EsteemImprove Self-Talk, Boundary Setting and Decision Making
Nesting dolls – codependency
ANTS – Automatic Negative Thoughts
Relationships and Conflict ResolutionBuild Communication Skills, Emotional Awareness and Empathy
Nurturing parent vs. critical parent chair
Infinity diagram of a fight
Grief and LossExpand Emotional Expression and Promote Healing
Dual Process Model
Worden’s Four Tasks of Mourning
Empty Chair technique
The Shattering Dominoes
Would you like to receive Ed Jacobs – Christine Schimmel – Day Workshop Creative Counseling Toolbox ?
Tired of using the same interventions, session after session?Do you find yourself repeating the same phrases and concepts over and over, wondering how much of it is getting through to your clients? Are your sessions unfocused or lacking theoretical basis? Looking to revitalize your practice?
Watch Drs. Ed Jacobs and Christine Schimmel as they introduce you to a whole new framework for treating clients – an active, creative, multisensory, theory-driven approach that grabs clients’ attention and gets them moving in every sense of the word.
Take your interventions to the next level using affordable, everyday items such as chairs, rubber bands, white boards and other props, to have a lasting impact on clients’ insight, motivation and desire to change.
Built on concepts from evidence-based theoretical approaches such as REBT/CBT, Reality Therapy and Motivational Interviewing, these interventions are designed for all age groups and any clinical issue, including mood and anxiety disorders, anger, low self-esteem and relationships difficulties.
Watch this recording packed with non-stop action, demonstrations and ideas that will have you furiously taking notes as your clinical toolbox overflows with creative, effective interventions you can use immediately!
What’s more, you’ll leave inspired to create even more!