Posts Tagged ‘Clinicians’

Planting Seeds of Hope

Tuesday, May 17th, 2016

I have often likened being a therapist to being a diligent and nurturing gardener. So much of the time we

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How am I Doing?: Making Sure Therapy is Working for our Clients

Monday, July 27th, 2015

I believe that all therapists enter the field wanting to do productive and healing work with their clients, and are

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Staying Sensitive to Cultural Differences

Thursday, May 14th, 2015

As I travel with my family through Italy, this trip abroad continues to highlight the importance of being sensitive to

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Everything Old is New Again

Monday, August 4th, 2014

Recently, I took a week-long training at the wonderful Cape Cod Institute on ACT- Acceptance and Commitment Therapy. Although I

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When Therapists Do Harm

Friday, May 2nd, 2014

There is a mantra in the mental health field, a code of ethics that we all live by: “first do

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The Importance of a Professional Will

Tuesday, December 3rd, 2013

For those of us who work in private practice and love what we do it’s hard to imagine not doing

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To Refer Out or Not to Refer Out, That is the Question!

Wednesday, October 16th, 2013

by Lisa Ferentz, LCSW-C, DAPA As a consultant to many beginning and seasoned mental health professionals, I am amazed by

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When Psychotherapy Doesn’t Work: Why it Happens and What to do About it

Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013

In this hour we will explore the many reasons why psychotherapy might feel ineffective, leading people to terminate from the

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Being a More Mindful Clinician: Getting Back to Basics

Thursday, December 6th, 2012

by Lisa Ferentz, LCSW-C, DAPA In case you haven’t noticed, there are an awful lot of psychotherapy modalities out there! 

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Tips for Clinicians: Helping your Eating Disordered Client Survive the Holidays

Wednesday, December 5th, 2012

by Sharon R. Peterson, LCSW-C Founding Director of: Eating Disorder Network of Maryland The holidays are not relaxing and fun

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