Earn CEUs - LGBTQ Affirmative Professional Salon - Lisa Maurel, MFT
Cultural Competency & Affirmative Therapywith LGBTQ Clients & Family SystemsThursday June 6, 2013 9am -1 pm4 CEUS for MFTs and LCSWsNewport Beach, CARegister OnlineComplex Case Discussion SalonThursday June 27, 2013 9am-1pm4 CEUS for MFTs and LCSWsNewport Beach, CADear Colleagues,Its my pleasure to offer this very unique course to you. My goal is to provide you with the mostcomprehensive and in-depth understanding of working with LGBTQ spectrum clients and families, and tobuild a network of therapists who are truly equipped to serve this community.What is LGBTQ?Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Questioning and everything in between that isnon-heterosexual and non-gender conforming.Ive recently completed a survey and taken into account what you have shared about the class andwhat your professional needs are. Thank you!As a result, I have a new format which maximizes what you said you found most valuable about theexperience. This year, Im offering a an introductory course and a half day case conference to godeeper!
Im taking a new approach which gives you a chance to learn, digest, and then come together to godeeper into case discussion. I hope to repeat this model and create a space for networking andprofessional collaboration that will support you in your work.I often hear from attendees that they have learned completely new information that they can apply withtheir LGBTQ clients as well as a personal shift in reflecting about their own experiences as asexual/gendered person. I hope you will take this opportunity to learn about the intersection of gender,sexuality, race and class.Of course, we will have a break for lunch and getting acquainted. Lunch will be provided by PDM. EarlyBird Discount ends May 28 and seating is limited.I look forward to seeing you there!LisaPart 1 Thursday June 6, 2013 9am -1Intro to Affirmative Therapy and Cultural Competency withLGBTQ Clients and Family Systems (4 CEUs)LGBTQ Identities 101LGBTQ History and the Lost TribeMinority Stress Model and LGBTQ Mental HealthIntersectionality and Multiple Minority IdentityGender Identity as Distinct form Sexual OrientationTransgender Clients and Gender SpectrumLGBTQ Youth at RiskTransference and Ethical Responses to Clients Seeking Orientation or Gender Identity Changewill be discussed.Practicing Affirmative Therapy: GAP ModelPart 2 Thursday June 27, 2013 9am-1pmComplex Case Salon (4 CEUs)Complex Clinical Issues in LGBTQ Affirmative TherapyDual DiagnosisAxis IITransference/CountertransferenceCase discussions will demonstrate the complex challenges of culture, sex, gender and sexualorientation, religion and multiple minority status.Case presentations will also demonstrate the effective application of cultural competency andaffirmative models in working with LGBTQ clients and their extended families.Attendees will have the opportunity to discuss their own cases for group discussion andfeedback.Register Online
What have other attendees said?Lisas workshop is a fantastic sounding board for learning about the LGBT community. Herwelcoming and nonjudgmental style allowed for participants with limited knowledge to feelcomfortable. The resource materials are incredibly helpful to further ones learning beyond herworkshop. This workshop is money and time well spent.Cara ODonnell, MFT"Lisa brings an amazing combination of passion, experience, knowledge and compassion when itcomes to working with clients and informing her colleagues and the general public about LGBT issuesand challenges.Her ability to captivate an audience with the latest research and real world stories makes for adynamic presentation that needs to be heard by organizations and groups everywhere."Tara BrownTeen Life Coach and International SpeakerThis course meets the qualifications for 4 hours of continuing education asrequired by the Board of Behavioral Sciences.Presented by Lisa Maurel, MFT License No. 32416, PCE 4474Course will be offered at my Newport Beach office. Addressand map will be provided after registration.Registration Includes:Equality Resource PacketLight Lunch from PDM will include soup, salad, drink.Click Here to Register Online - Buy NowPlease Click Here to Contact Me DirectlyAlready signed up? Share this with a friend.