Make an Impact: Therapist Self-disclosure, Counter Transference, and Self Care in the Current Work Environment

This workshop addresses therapist responsibility with regard to ethical practice and cultural competency ensuring patient welfare in all aspects of practice. Participants will learn about (1) Recognizing and properly handling countertransference issues, (2) The three types of self-disclosure and their effects on the therapy relationship, (3) Recognizing the importance of therapist self-care (4) Handling counter-transference, therapist self-disclosure and therapist self-care to improve the therapeutic alliance and increase therapist effectiveness. Literature updates, along with relevant Code...Read mores of Ethics and current expert opinion will be included in all areas of discussion. This program reviews the current research findings and knowledge that inform ethical and legal practice. Less...

Learning Objectives

  • Describe the three types of counter transference and properly deal with personal reactions to clients
  • Describe three types of therapist self disclosure and how each is used in therapy sessions and how clients view therapist self disclosure by their therapists
  • Describe the importance of, and properly utilize self care techniques with regard to being a psychotherapist and to name three types of self care techniques

Saturday, December 12, 2020

Webinar

10:00 AM EST - 01:15 PM EST

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$57.00
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About the speaker

Agenda

10am - 11:30am - 90 Minute Lecture

     • Definition of counter-transference

     • Three types of counter-transference

     • Handling negative feelings about clients

     • Clinical impact of unresolved counter-transference

     • Resulting problems of unresolved counter-transference

     • Therapist gaining awareness of countertransference

     • Therapist impairment in accordance with the ADA

     • Use of terminology other than "Impairment" which is protected by the ADA laws

     • Difference between "distress" and "impairment"

11:30am - 11:45am - Break

11:45am - 1:15pm - 90 Minute Lecture

     • Therapist self-disclosure

     • Three types of therapist self-disclosure

     • Client reactions to therapist self-disclosure

     • Research related to outcomes when using self-disclosure

     • Self-disclosure and diverse populations

     • Guidelines when using self-disclosure

     • The importance of therapist self-care

     • How to practice self-care

     • Research related to therapist self-care

     • The "dove" method related to therapist self-care

CE Information - Earn 3 CE Hours including

 Ethics Hour

CE Approvals

American Psychological Association
CE Learning Systems, LLC is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. CE Learning Systems maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
Association of Social Work Boards
CE Learning Systems, (Provider #1020), is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. CE Learning Systems LLC maintains responsibility for this course. ASWB provider approval period: 02/23/2019 – 02/23/2022. Social workers completing this course will receive 3 ethics continuing education credits.
National Board for Certified Counselors
CE Learning Systems has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 5951. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. CE Learning Systems is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.
New York State Education Department's State Board for Social Work
CE Learning Systems SW CPE is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #0060.
New York Education Department Board of Creative Arts Therapy
CE Learning Systems (d/b/a CE-credit.com), is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed creative arts therapists. #CAT-0008
New York Education Department for Licensed Mental Health Counselors
CE Learning Systems, LLC is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed mental health counselors. #MHC-0072.
Texas Board of Social Work Examiners
CE-Go, a service of CE Learning Systems, is approved to offer continuing education courses by the Texas State Board of Social Worker Examiners (#6460). CE Learning Systems maintains responsibility for the courses.

CE Process Info

A continuing education certificate for the event will be obtained using the website, CE-Go. After the event, you will receive an email containing a link to CE-Go.   (This link will be sent to the email account you used to register for the event).

Upon accessing the CE-Go website, you will be able to:

Complete evaluation forms for the event 

Download your continuing education certificate in a PDF format

If you have any questions or concerns regarding the CE-Go process, please contact CE-Go at 888-498-5578 or by email at [email protected]