Mindfulness in the Clinical Setting
Mindfulness practice is a growing evidence-based intervention to combat stress, mental health and improve diverse health outcomes. This workshop will cover the research and applications of mindfulness for health care and human service providers to use.
|Categories||Professional and Workforce Development | Health Care | Human Services|
Friday, Jan. 18, 2019
105 Garfield Avenue
|Schedule||January 18, 2019 9:00am to 4:00pm|
Who Should Attend
Health care and Human Service Professionals
Learn how to use mindfulness meditation
This workshop is designed to enhance your understanding of mindfulness so you can apply it in your practice. Throughout the day, we will explore some of the most relevant research and outcomes related to mindfulness. You will then learn the application of the core “attitudinal qualities”, and how to practice a few impactful mindfulness techniques in a clinical setting.
Thomas Roberts is a Psychotherapist and Hypnotherapist in private practice (Innerchange Counseling) in Onalaska, Wisconsin. He has over 45 years of experience in clinical psychotherapy and his own personal Zen Buddhist practice.
He is the author of the book The Mindfulness Workbook: A Beginners Guide to Overcoming Fear and Embracing Compassion (New Harbinger Press, 2009). He has also authored numerous articles published in international peer-reviewed journals.
Tom is past adjunct professor in the Department of Psychology at Viterbo University in La Crosse, Wisconsin where he taught Mindfulness and Recovery, and Positive Psychology classes. He is also past adjunct professor at St. Cloud State University in St Cloud Minnesota Community Counseling and Community Psychology Program where he taught courses in Mindful approaches to mind-body healing, Integrative Approaches to Healing and Advanced Counseling Practices. He is visiting lecturer at The University of Wisconsin-Lacrosse where he teaches a class in integrative approaches to healing.
Over the past 25 years, Thomas has become a leader in the fields of mind-body healing, clinical hypnotherapy, and mindfulness. He has worked in a variety of settings from inpatient addiction treatment programs to his present private practice, where he specializes in hypnotherapy and mindfulness therapy with particular emphasis on developing and presenting his unique approach to mind-body healing.
Thomas continues to offer classes, workshops and retreats locally and throughout the United States.