Superhero Therapy for Women Battling Anxiety, Depression and Trauma

“Dramatic,” “crazy,” “overly emotional” – these are just some of the ways in which women have been described when simply expressing their needs and feelings. As result, many women might suppress their emotions, as well as their own voices. Numerous empirical studies demonstrate the evidence of adverse psychological effects of invalidation, emotional abuse, and emotion suppression. Using popular culture as a bridge for understanding and skill-building can be an empowering tool in every provider’s toolbox, allowing clients to feel understood, and making it safer for people to process their menta...Read morel health experiences. The worldwide fascination with popular culture, including Star Wars, Harry Potter, Wonder Woman, and the Avengers is popular for a very good reason – these stories allow people to feel less alone, to be more supported. For decades now, these films, books, and TV shows have reflected people's mental health struggles, including PTSD, grief, anxiety, and depression. This webinar will focus on strategies that can be utilized to assist our clients who identify as women in discovering their voice, setting boundaries, and helping them to manage their anxiety and PTSD through popular culture stories, such as Batwoman, Jessica Jones, and Buffy the Vampire Slayer. Capes are optional. Less...

Learning Objectives

  • List at least 3 psychological benefits of Superhero Therapy
  • List at least 2 ways that Superhero Therapy can be implemented into treating PTSD and anxiety disorders
  • Create a clinical treatment plan using Superhero Therapy

Learning Levels

  • All levels

Saturday, August 07, 2021

Webinar

11:00 AM EDT - 02:15 PM EDT

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$67.00
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