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Upcoming Events & Courses
October 4-6, 2023
Group Therapy Expert Certification Course
Group therapy plays an influential role in behavioral health and recovery. Yet, current delivery methods often fail to engage patients or effectively build recovery skills necessary for success outside of the treatment space. This course will address a common problem across the behavioral health space while teaching participants to meet the needs of diverse groups.
- 4-8 p.m. MDT
- Craig Hall
October 20-21, 2023
Weekend Trauma Training: Culturally-Informed Trauma Treatment
A transformative weekend of trauma training, designed to provide mental health clinicians with essential tools and insights for culturally-informed trauma treatment. This intensive, 10-hour workshop, led by Dr. Rohini Gupta, a seasoned clinical psychologist and trauma expert, will cover a wide range of critical topics in the field of trauma therapy.
- 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. MDT
- Craig Hall
October 26 – 27, 2023
Canine-Assisted Intervention Specialist Certificate
The Canine-Assisted Intervention Specialist program provides competency-based training for human-animal interaction professionals seeking to improve their knowledge and skills working with dogs.