PTSD, SEXUAL TRAUMA
& CHILDHOOD ABUSE
GENTLE METHODS FOR RAPID RECOVERY
Presented by Michael Cortina, LCSW, LCAC, Certified Rapid Resolution Therapist
5 CONTINUING EDUCATION HOURS
TAKE YOUR PRACTICE TO THE NEXT LEVEL BY LEARNING TECHNIQUES THAT YOU CAN USE IMMEDIATELY!
This transformational training will shift the way you think and communicate with your clients.
Live Lecture, filmed demonstrations and presentations will enable you to understand the process and see the results.
This gentle, respectful, active and integrative approach works without subjecting individuals to needless pain and possible re-traumatization. Precise and purposeful multi-level communication results in rapid, profound and lasting change. Practical and powerful tools will maximize your success in dealing with the painful and debilitating effects of PTSD, Sexual Trauma and Childhood Abuse. You will see and experience the results!
You will learn:
- The history, statistics & effects of PTSD, Sexual Trauma and Childhood Abuse
- Cautions and potential dangers in treating survivors of wartime trauma and other traumatic events
- The neurobiology of trauma – what’s going on in the brain
- The dangers of abreaction and how to prevent vicarious traumatization
- Gentle and respectful methods for Rapid Resolution
- How to establish connection and show understating
- Uncovering and resolving guilt, anger and resentment associated with trauma
Transform Your Clinical Practice
Your clients will benefit in ways that reach well beyond their treatment goals. They will report an immediate and lasting increase in energy, clarity, and well-being. These positive changes are automatic and lasting because the root cause of the problem is cleared.
Fast-Paced Learning Format
You will remain interested and engaged during this fast-paced, exciting and high-energy instruction. You will watch actual footage of dramatic therapeutic breakthroughs.
Training Schedule, Location and Registration
This 5-hour workshop is offered in a convenient one-day format to accommodate even the busiest practitioners’ schedules. The training begins at 10:00 am and concludes at 4:00 pm. A lunch break will be provided from 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm.
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 17, 2017
Chicago (Schaumburg), Illinois
Courtyard Chicago Schaumburg/Woodfield Mall
1311 American Lane
Schaumburg, IL 60173
Your registration process will be complete with your PayPal payment. A confirmation will be forwarded to you shortly thereafter.
Certified RRT Practitioners Tuition is Waived – Please Call 561-741-4181 to Register
Michael Cortina is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) in Illinois and Indiana, a Licensed Clinical Addiction Counselor (LCAC) in Indiana, and a Certified Practitioner of Rapid Resolution Therapy (RRT). Michael has appeared as a guest speaker discussing RRT on The Lakeshore Radio, The Veterans Views Program on WJOB Radio, and during a news segment on Lakeshore Public Television. Additionally, his work was featured on the front page of The Times Newspaper in June 2013. Michael was the keynote speaker presenting on RRT at the 4th annual Faces of Suicide presents the Faces of Trauma conference at Indiana University Northwest and the sole presenter on treating trauma for the 2016 Annual Spring Conference sponsored by the Indiana Association of Addiction Professionals.
Mr. Cortina practices an unconventional and tradition-challenging approach to psychotherapy. Clients have traveled from as far as Indiana, Illinois, Michigan, Ohio, Kentucky, Missouri, Oklahoma, West Virginia, New York, and Massachusetts to receive a Rapid Resolution Therapy session with Mr. Cortina. He provides trainings introducing other mental health professionals to Rapid Resolution Therapy.
He is currently the Director of Outpatient Services South for Regional Mental Health Center in Merrillville, IN and in private practice in Oak Brook and Chicago, IL. During the past 20 years Michael has worked in a variety of clinical and leadership positions including adolescent residential, adolescent independent living program, child, adolescent, and adult inpatient, adult partial hospitalization program, emergency services, EAP, outpatient settings, and private practice.
A full refund is available up to seven days prior to the training. After that time, that fee can be applied to any other training. You are responsible for the entire fee if you cancel later than that. To cancel or arrange for a substitute, please call 561-741-4181 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. In the unlikely event that a training has to be cancelled, our liability is limited.
We are committed to providing you with an exceptional learning experience. If, for any reason, you feel we have not reached that goal for you personally, please let us know no later than noon on the day of the training and we will gladly provide you with a full refund. After that time, the tuition is non-refundable.
EARN 5 CONTINUING EDUCATION HOURS
Participation in this training is restricted to licensed mental health and medical professionals, registered interns and graduate students in accredited mental health and medical training programs.
Upon completion of this training, licensed psychologists, clinical social workers, mental health counselors, professional counselors, marriage and family therapists, addiction counselors and nurses will receive a certificate demonstrating they have completed training in PTSD, Sexual Trauma and Childhood Abuse and have earned 5 continuing education contact hours.
This training meets the standards for approval of continuing education courses set forth by the Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling regarding the qualifications necessary for mental health professionals to practice hypnosis (Rule 64B4-6.002) including the required 50 hours of instruction. This training program also counts toward obtaining certification by the National Board for Certified Clinical Hypnotherapists and the Institute for Rapid Resolution Therapy. Licensed psychologists, clinical social workers, mental health counselors, professional counselors and marriage and family therapists earn continuing education contact hours for each training.
This program is approved by the National Association of Social Workers (Approval #886445677-0) for 5 continuing education contact hours.
Rapid Resolution Therapy, Inc. has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 5618. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. Institute for Rapid Resolution Therapy, Inc. is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.
The Institute for Rapid Resolution Therapy has been approved by the Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling (Provider # 50-11142 exp. 3/31/2017).
The Institute for Rapid Resolution Therapy is approved by the Alabama State Board of Social Work Examiners (Provider #0433 exp. 9/30/2017) to provide continuing education for social workers licensed in the State of Alabama.
The Institute for Rapid Resolution Therapy is approved by the Texas State Board of Social Work Examiners (Provider # 5791 exp. 9/30/17) to provide continuing education programs for licensed social workers in the State of Texas.
The Institute for Rapid Resolution Therapy is approved by the Texas State Board of Social Work Examiners (Provider # 977 exp. 6/30/17) to provide continuing education programs for licensed marriage and family therapists in the State of Texas.
The Institute for Rapid Resolution Therapy is approved by the Texas State Board of Social Work Examiners (Provider # 2699 exp. 6/30/17) to provide continuing education programs for licensed professional counselors in the State of Texas.
The Institute for Rapid Resolution Therapy 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 #0245.
Institute for Rapid Resolution Therapy 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-0024.
Institute for Rapid Resolution Therapy 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 marriage and family therapists. #MFT-0018.
This training program is co-sponsored by the Center for Human Potential of America, Inc.
The Center for Human Potential of America, Inc. is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The Center for Human Potential of America, Inc. maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
This training program is co-sponsored by the Institute for Survivors of Sexual Violence.
The Institute for Survivors of Sexual Violence is approved by the State of Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation to provide continuing education to marriage and family therapists licensed in the state of Illinois.
CE Credit Disclaimer:
Please note: Each attendee will be responsible for ensuring that the local licensing board will accept the CE credit being offered. We strongly recommend that you check with your individual state regulatory agency to determine whether or not you are eligible for continuing education credit by participating in this training.