2018 Conference Presentations

A number of our presenters graciously provided their notes for us to post here. Please do not distribute or reproduce these in any way, they are solely for the continuing educational purposes of those counselors and students who attended the conference.

Thursday afternoon:

Dr. Carlos Canales, Psy.D., CGP

Session 2A and 2B: Deciphering Connection: Exploring the Building Blocks of Our Therapeutic Alliance – Part 1 and 2

Deciphering Connection


Emily Gordon, LMHC, LCPC and Miriam Prichard, LMHC

Session 2B: Integrating Mindfulness and Creative Play in Trauma and Therapy Work

Integrating Mindfulness and Creative Play in Trauma and Therapy Work

Play Therapy Handout Play Therapy Handout 2


Michele Lundstrom, MA, LMHC, NCC and Rachel Saenger, MA, LPC-S, LMFT-S

Session 3B: Assessment and Treatment of Trauma – A brain, body, Heart, and Spirit Approach to Assessing and Treating Trauma.

Assessment and Treatment of Trauma


Friday Morning

Brandi Stalzer, LIMHP, LPC

Session 1C: Assessment & Treatment of Eating Disorders in an Outpatient Setting

Assessment and Treatment of Eating Disorders Presentation


Friday Afternoon:

Adam Lewis, LISW, MSW

Session 2B: Working with Adolescents Who Identify as Transgender: More Than Just a Diagnosis and Therapy

Supporting Adolescents Who Identify as Transgender


Dr. Warren Phillips, Ph.D.

Session 2C: Family Whispering: Parents & Teens “Work Through” with the Power of T-A-D – Part 1 and 2

Link for presentation is: https://prezi.com/view/oWHPpZFRAcONvNpu1DT9/