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Our exciting, state-of-the-art CEU’s provide clinicians with current theory, tools for assessment, evaluation and diagnosis, and creative treatment strategies.  The combination of didactic and experiential trainings will deepen your knowledge and re-energize your work!

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The Adolescent Brain: A work in progress

There is so much new and exciting research in the literature reminding us that the developing brain of an adolescent

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Making Simple Resolutions Last in 2015

In addition to the noisemakers and fireworks, it’s kind of a given that ringing in the New Year is supposed

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The Challenges of the Holiday Season

It’s important to keep in mind this can be a time of great ambivalence for many people. There is a

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