Professional Workshops


From Within to Between:

Couple and Family Systems Theories and Practice: A Series of Four Friday Workshops to be taken individually or as a package.

Friday, 9/29, 9-4:30
The Leap to Systems Thinking: Learning from the Great Innovators
Instructors: Jack LaForte, Ph.D., LMFT, Nancy Knudsen, LMFT, and Peter Titelman, Ph.D, LMFT

Friday,10/20, 9-4:30
Narrative Therapy: A Postmodern Approach to the Therapeutic Process
Instructor: MaryAnna Domokos-Cheng Ham, Ed.D., LMFT

Friday, 11/17, 9-4:30
Navigating the Danger Zone: Working with Dysregulation and State-Dependent Couples Therapy
Instructor: Kerry Lusignan, LMHC

Friday, 12/8, 9-4:30
Tales From the Licensing Board: Ethical Issues facing Couple and Family Therapists
Instructor: Scott Cohen, LICSW, LMFT

Single Workshop
$110 Early Bird/$135 Within 2 Weeks
Series of All Four
$380 Early Bird/ $410 After 9/15/17



CE’s provided for Psychologists, LICSW’s, LMHC’s, and LMFT’s
For the EFT Clinician

Friday, 11/3 & Saturday, 11/4, 9-5
Addressing Addictions, Fostering Attachment
Instructor: Michael Barnett, LPC

Friday and Saturday, November 3-4, 2017 at the Smith College Conference Center, Northampton, MA. Download a flyer here Addictions Training.

$375 until 9/15
$425 Full Fee


Continuing Education credit for this program is awarded by Commonwealth Educational Seminars (CES) for the following professions:
Social Workers: CES, provider #1117, is approved as a Provider for Social Work Continuing Education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB), through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. CES maintains responsibility for the program. ASWB Approval Period: 10/5/15 through 10/5/18. Social Workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval. Social Workers participating in this course will receive 6.0 clinical continuing education clock hours.
Licensed Clinical Professional Counselors/Licensed Mental Health Counselors: Commonwealth Educational Seminars (CES) is entitled to grant continuing education credit for LCPCs/LMHCs in the following states: AZ, AR, CA, CO, CT, DE, DC, FL, GA, HI, ID, IL, IN, IA, KS, KY, ME, MA, MO, NE, NH, NJ, NM, NC, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, UT, VT, VA, WA, WI, WY. CES maintains responsibility for this program. LCPCs/LMHCs completing the program will receive 6.0 continuing education hours of credit.
Psychologists: Commonwealth Educational Seminars (CES) is approved by the American Psychological Association (APA) to offer continuing education credit programs. CES maintains responsibility for this program and its content. Psychologists receive 6.0 hours of continuing education credit upon completing this program.
Marriage and Family Therapists: This activity has been certified by the Massachusetts Association for Marriage and Family Therapy for professional continuing education, Certification # PC-033071.

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