Body Awareness and Oppression in the Body: The Map is Not the Territory
This presentation will explain how body awareness, bodyfulness, and oppression present differently in clinical populations. Participants will learn language for working with embodiment with the transgender and gender nonconforming (TGNC) populations in a clinical setting. The presentation will provide specific interventions that can be used immediately in clinical settings. This webinar meets ethics requirements. Less...
- Learn the difference between mindfulness and bodyfulness, about the concepts of body awareness and embodiment, and how oppression may present in the body
- Improve language to thoughtfully work with the body with TGNC clients and promote mental and emotional healing
- Engage in experiential interventions to be used immediately with clients following training.
Thursday, October 21, 2021
02:00 PM EDT - 05:00 PM EDTRegister for this Webinar
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About the speakers
Abbey Carter Logan, LPCC-S (She, Her, Hers)
Abbey believes in her clients and their abilities to heal through talk therapy and mindful practices. She has the utmost respect for those who wish to improve their mental health, as this can be a difficult and often uncomfortable process. Her therapeutic style is creative and integrative, applying interpersonal process, feminist, gestalt, EMDR, IFS and cognitive behavioral theories. She is trauma-informed and has studied body awareness and movement as it relates to mental health for nearly twenty years and came to the field of mental health feeling that it was all about the body, mind, spirit and the nervous system. Abbey enjoys working with members of the LGBTQ+ community, gender expansive humans, trauma and post-traumatic growth.
Abbey earned a BA in Art and Spanish in 2003 from Capital University and an MA in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from The Ohio State University in 2009. Abbey trained and worked at The Ohio State University, Office of Student Life, Counseling and Consultation Service as a generalist for 8 years before moving to private practice in 2017. Additionally, she has sought training in expressive arts, creative mindfulness and mind-body approaches such as The Alexander Technique, Nervous System Energy Work, Dancing Mindfulness and EMDR. Abbey became a Registered Yoga Teacher in 2015, after studying at the Samyoga Institute in Columbus, Ohio, with a focus on yoga for mental health.
Emily Clark, MA, LPCC-S
CE Information - Earn 3 CE Credit Hours
Ohio Counselor Social Worker Marriage and Family Therapist Board
CE Process Info
A Continuing Education Certificate for this program will be obtained using the website CE Go. Approximately 3 days after the event, you will receive an email with a link to CE Go. This link will be emailed to the account you used to register for this event.
Upon accessing the CE-Go website, you will be able to:
- Complete the mandatory evaluation forms for the event
- Download your CE Certificate in PDF form
This program is approved for 3 hours of Ethics Continued Education. Clintonville Counseling and Wellness is approved by the state of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker and Marriage and Family Therapist board as a continuing Professional Education Provider for Counselors, Social Workers and Nurses #RCS012001, and Marriage and Family Therapists RTX082001
For questions regarding this program and its content, please contact April Cunningham, LPCC-S at email@example.com.