Webinars and Trainings

Attention! LIVE TRAININGS (Bay Area & CA) are listed below

WEBINARS/WEBCASTS

  • December 11, 2018 LIVE WEBINAR (10 a.m.) – FREE: Scott P. Sells, Ph.D., MSW, LCSW, LMFT: Knowing Where to Tap
  • December 3 & 4, 2018 LIVE WEBCAST (9 a.m.): Laurel Parnell, Ph. D: Attachment-Focused EMDR: Healing Developmental Deficits and Adults Abused as Children; Sponsor: IBH (Institute for Better Health) ***Discount code: 18FALL75
  • November 30 & December 1, 2018 LIVE WEBCAST (5:30 a.m.): Bessel Van der Kolk, MD: Advances in Trauma Treatment: Trauma, Memory, and the Restoration of One’s Self; Sponsor: IBH (Institute for Better Health) ***Discount code: 18FALL75
  • November 1 & 2, 2018 LIVE WEBCAST (8 a.m.): David D. Burns, MD: Rapid Recovery from Trauma TEAM CBT; Sponsor: IBH (Institute for Better Health) ***Discount code: 18FALL75
  • October 4 & 5, 2018 LIVE WEBCAST (8 a.m.): Eric Gentry, Ph.D, LMHC: Certified Trauma Professional (2-day Trauma Competency Conf.); Sponsor: PESI
  • September 27 & 28, 2018 LIVE WEBCAST (Pt. 1, 8-11:50 a.m. *lunch break* Pt. 2, 1 to 4 p.m.): Jean Eich, PsyD, LP: Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) 2- Day Intensive Training; Sponsor: PESI
  • September 26, 2018 LIVE WEBCAST (7:30 a.m.): Courtney Armstrong, LPC, MHSP: The New Rules for Treating Trauma; Sponsor: PESI
  • June 21 & 22, 2018 LIVE WEBCAST (Pt. 1, 8-11:50 a.m. *lunch break* Pt. 2, 1 to 4 p.m.): Carol Kershaw, Ed.D. & Bill Wade, M.Div., LPC, LMFT: Hypnosis for Trauma & PTSD 2- Day Certificate Course; Sponsor: PESI
  • April 3, 2018 (12 noon-1 pm PDT) – FREE – Building a Culture of Transformational Resilience Within Communities for Climate-Enhanced Traumas and Toxic Stresses presented by The International Transformational Resilience Coalition (ITRC). This Webinar will cover the many ways in which neighborhoods and entire towns and cities can become traumatized and stressed by climate change-enhanced adversities – more info: ITRC. To register click HERE.
  • March 27, 2018 (12 noon-1 pm PDT) – FREE – Building a Culture of Transformational Resilience Within Organizations for Climate-Enhanced Traumas and Toxic Stresses presented by The International Transformational Resilience Coalition (ITRC). This Webinar will cover the many ways in which public, private, and non-profit organizations as well as civic groups can become traumatized by climate change-enhanced adversities- more info: ITRC. To register click HERE.
  • March 20, 2018 (12 noon-1 pm PDT) – FREE – The Resilient Growth ModelTM for Building Transformational Resilience for Climate-Enhanced Traumas and Toxic Stresses presented by The International Transformational Resilience Coalition (ITRC). This Webinar will explain the importance of, methods for, and many benefits of building “Presencing” skills and “Purposing” skills to combat rising trauma and toxic stress – more info: ITRC. To register click HERE.
  • March 15, 2018 (12 noon-1 pm PDT) – FREE –  Suicide & Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs): Preventing Suicide through Collaborative Upstream Interventions presented by Injury Control Research Center for Suicide Prevention (ICRC-S). For more info: ACEs. To register click HERE. *NOTE: CEUs and certificates are NOT offered for participants of this webinar.
  • March 13, 2018 (12 noon-1 pm PST) – FREE – Introduction to Transformational Resilience for Climate Change presented by The International Transformational Resilience Coalition (ITRC). This Webinar will explain how a warming planet affects both personal mental health and psycho-social-spiritual wellbeing- more info: ITRC. To register click HERE.
  • Webinar: Implementation of Trauma-Informed Care Systems, Relias Learning & the National Council for Behavioral Health. 45 minutes
  • National Council
  • THRIVE
  • National Network to Eliminate Disparities in Behavioral Health
  • The National Center on Family Homelessness
  • Technical Assistance Partnership for Child and Family Mental Health
  • National Network of Hospital-based Violence Intervention Program

ONLINE TRAININGS

LIVE TRAININGS/ WORKSHOPS

(Alameda County/ SF Bay Area)

  • December 7 & 8, 2018 BERKELEY, CA: Mindful Self-Compassion: Core Skills Training. Presenters: Kristin Neff, Ph.D. and Christopher Germer, Ph.D. Sponsor: Greater Good Science Center.
  • October 29, 2018 BERKELEY, CA: How to Navigate Amidst Overwhelming Times; A day of raising awareness of trauma, vicarious trauma, and systematic oppression. Presenter: Laura van Dernoot Lipsky
    Sponsor: The Trauma Stewardship Institute.
  • September 28, 2018 PALO ALTO, CA: Courtney Armstrong, LPC, MHSP: The New Rules for Treating Trauma; Sponsor: PESI
  • September 27, 2018 BERKELEY, CA: Courtney Armstrong, LPC, MHSP: The New Rules for Treating Trauma; Sponsor: PESI
  • August 29 & 30, 2018 OAKLAND, CA: Rochelle Calvert, Ph.D., B.C.B.A.-D.: Mindfulness in Therapy 2-Day Certificate Course; Sponsor: PESI
  • June 19 & 20, 2018 PALO ALTO, CA: Carol Kershaw, Ed.D. & Bill Wade, M.Div., LPC, LMFT: Hypnosis for Trauma & PTSD 2- Day Certificate Course; Sponsor: PESI
  • May 1, 2018 SAN FRANCISCO, CA: Peter Levine PhD on Trauma: How the Body Releases Trauma and Restores Goodness; Speaker: Peter A. Levine, PH.D. Sponsor: PESI
  • April 16-17, 2018 Berkeley, CA, The Body Keeps the Score with Bessel van der Kolk, M.D., and Licia Sky, BFA, MFT. Sponsor: The Institute for Better Health.
  • April 12, 2018 SAN FRANCISCO, CA: Learn from the Masters: The Neuroscience of Stress, Depression and Developmental Trauma: Connect Physiology to Psychologywith Dr. Robert Sapolsky; Speakers: Jennifer Sweeton, PSY.D, M.S., M.A., Robert Sapolsky. Sponsor: PESI
  • March 15, 2018 SAN FRANCISCO, CA: Healing Trauma through Expressive Therapies: Art Therapy, Play Therapy, Movement and Storytelling; Speaker: Janet Courtney, PHD, LCSW, RPT-S. Sponsor: PESI
  • March 6, 2018 OAKLAND, CA: Neuroscience for Clinicians: Brain Change for Anxiety, Trauma, Impulse Control, Depression and Relationships; Speaker: Kate Cohen-Posey, M.S., LMHC, LMFT; Sponsor: PESI
  • February 15 & February 16, 2018 SAN FRANCISCO, CA: 2-Day Trauma Treatment Course: Mind-Body Integration Techniques for Healing Trauma, PTSD and Grief; Speaker: Michael S Prokop, M.ED., CCTP, CSP, LPC, BCPC. Sponsor: PESI
  • January 24, 2018 OAKLAND, CA: Bringing Trauma-Informed Yoga into Mental Health Clinical Practice; Speaker: Joann Lutz, MSW, LICSW, E-RYT. Sponsor: PESI

(California)

  • September 26, 2018 SACRAMENTO, CA: Courtney Armstrong, LPC, MHSP: The New Rules for Treating Trauma; Sponsor: PESI
  • August 27 & 28, 2018 SACRAMENTO, CA: Rochelle Calvert, Ph.D., B.C.B.A.-D.: Mindfulness in Therapy 2-Day Certificate Course; Sponsor: PESI
  • June 21 & 22, 2018 SACRAMENTO, CA: Carol Kershaw, Ed.D. & Bill Wade, M.Div., LPC, LMFT: Hypnosis for Trauma & PTSD 2-Day Certificate Course; Sponsor: PESI
  • April 5 & 6, 2018 SACRAMENTO: 2018 Evidence-Based Practices Symposium: “Building Lives Beyond Trauma,” Sponsor: The California Institute for Behavioral Health Solutions (CIBHS).

2017

  • November 17, 2017, Gratitude & Well-Being at Work, A day dedicated to the science of building gratitude in the workplace, San Francisco’s Ft. Mason Center. Sponsored by The Greater Good Science Center. San Francisco, CA
  • August 10 & 11, 2017, 2-Day: Trauma Competency Conference: The Core Competencies and Treatment Strategies for Trauma, PTSD, Grief & Loss. Eric Gentry, PhD, LMHC. PESI. Oakland, CA.
  • July 13, 2017, 8:00AM – 4:00PM. Trauma Treatment: Using Non Verbal, Play and Somatic Techniques: Resolving Therapeutic “Stuckness.” Monica Blum, PhD. PESI. Oakland, CA
  • July 11, 2017, 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM, Neuroscience for Clinicians: Brain Change for Stress, Anxiety, Trauma, Moods, and Substance Abuse, Pesi. Oakland, CA.
  • June 28, 2017, 8:30AM – 4:30PM, The Ripple Effect: An Integrative Framework for Enhancing Trauma-Informed Practice Across Systems, Chandra Ghosh-Ippen. First 5 Alameda, Alameda CA.
  • June 15, 2017, 9:00 am – 4:00 pm. Adverse Childhood Events: Lifelong Consequences and How to Overcome Them. Institute for Brain Potential. Berkeley, CA. To Register, click on this link.
  • June 14, Concord/ June 15 Berkeley, 9:00 am – 4:00 pm. Adverse Childhood Events: Lifelong Consequences and How to Overcome Them, John Arden, Ph.D., Institute for Brain Potential (IBP).
  • June 7, 2017, 8:00 AM – 3:30 PM, Neuroscience & Yoga in the Treatment of Complex, Developmental, or Repeated Trauma, Cross Country Education, Berkeley, CA.
  • Register Anytime Through June 2017, Location: Online. The Science of Happiness: Discover Your Own Path to Happiness, Connection & Resilience. The Greater Good Science Center at UC Berkeley. This free course is led by Dacher Keltner, Ph.D. and Emiliana Simon-Thomas, Ph.D. Six or 16 CEs available.
  • Tuesday, May 30 OR Wednesday, May 31, 2017; 9:00am – 4:00 pm, Choose one date to attend; Seeking Safety: An evidence-based model for trauma and/or substance abuse; Alameda County BHCS. Oakland, CA; to register go to: http://alameda.netkeepers.com.
  • May 24, 2017, 9:00 AM-4:00 PM. Trauma Informed Care -Permanency, Loss, Attachment and Trauma for Youth in Foster Care and Adoption. Instructor: Gregory Manning. Fred Finch Training Center, 3800 Coolidge Avenue, Oakland, CA. To register, email trainings@fredfinch.org
  • May 10, 2017, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM, Cultural Humility, Leah Kimble-Price, LMFT. Lincoln Child Center. Oakland, CA
  • May 19, 2017, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., Introduction to Using Art in Trauma Treatment, Eleanor Ruckman, MFT., Girls Incorporated of Alameda County, San Leandro, CA. To register: contact please contact Selene Fabiano at 357-5515, ext. 229
  • May 2, 2017, 1:00 PM-4:00 PM. Radical Simple Self Care for Trauma Stewards and Front Line Caregivers. Instructor: Lea Arellano. Fred Finch Training Center, 3800 Coolidge Ave, Oakland, CA To register, email trainings@fredfinch.org
  • April 29, 2017, 9:00 am-4:30 pm, The Science of Burnout: What It Is, Why It Happens, and How to Avoid it. The Greater Good Science Center. Berkeley, CA
  • April 11, 2017 at 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM, Positive Psychology Interventions that Work: Applying the Science of Happiness, PESI. Oakland, CA
  • March 30, 2017, 8:45 AM-4:30 PM, The Impact of Loss and Trauma on Child Development, Instructor: Peggy Arrevalo, 6 CEUs. Joaquin Miller Community Center, Oakland, CA. To register: email trainings@fredfinch.org
  • March 28, 2017, 8:45 AM-1:00 PM, Compassion Fatigue: Self-Care Strategies to Prevent Burnout in the Workforce, Instructor: Julie Kurtz, 3.75 CEUs. Fred Finch Youth Center-Training Center, Oakland, CA. To register: email trainings@fredfinch.org
  • March 15, 2017, 8:45 AM-4:30 PM, Trauma and Spirituality, Instructor: Robert Grant, 6 CEUs. Fred Finch Youth Center-Training Center, Oakland, CA. To register: email trainings@fredfinch.org
  • March 13, 2017, 8:45 AM-1:00 PM, Mindfulness and Trauma, Instructor: Gabriel Kram, 3.75 CEUs. Fred Finch Youth Center-Training Center, Oakland, CA. To register: email trainings@fredfinch.org
  • January 25, 2016, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, Trauma and Substance Abuse, Fred Finch Youth Center, Oakland, CA. To register for a training, email trainings@fredfinch.org.
  • January 18, 2017Bringing Trauma-Informed Yoga into the MH Clinical Practice, Oakland, CA
  • January 17, 2017, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, Recovering Resiliency: Creative response to community trauma, Fred Finch Youth Center, Oakland, CA. To register for a training, email trainings@fredfinch.org.
  • January 11, 2017, 8:45 AM – 12:00 PM, Building Capacity of Trauma Informed Care with Families/Caregivers, Fred Finch Youth Center, Oakland, CA. To register for a training, email trainings@fredfinch.org.
  • January 10, 2017, 9:15 AM – 12:30 PM, Neuropsychology and Trauma Training, Fred Finch Youth Center, Oakland, CA. To register for a training, email trainings@fredfinch.org.

2016

  • September 22, 2016, 6:00-9:00pm: Facing Childhood Trauma: Support + Tools to Begin Healing. For Survivors, by Sol Sisters. Oakland, CA
  • September 23, 2016, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM, Understanding the Links Between Early Trauma and Sensory Integration in Children Part I, at Lincoln Child Center, Oakland, CA
  • October 6, 2016, 9AM – 12PM, Providing Breast Feeding Support for Trauma Survivors, Presenters: Phyllis Klaus, LMFT and Jeanette Panchula, BSW, RN, PHN, IBCLC. First 5 Alameda County, Alameda CA
  • October 19-21, 2016ACEs Awareness to Action Conference, The Center for Youth Wellness, San Francisco, CA
  • October 22, 2016, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM, Making the Invisible Visible, Breaking the Stigma, by Austin Tam and the Asian-American, Native Hawaiian, Pacific Islander (AANHPI) Disability Awareness Project. Alameda, CA
  • October 28, 2016, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, Dr. Mario Martinez: Trauma and Culture, by Lincoln Child Center, Oakland, CA
  • November 14 & 15, 2016; 2-Day: Trauma Competency Conference: The 10 Core Competencies of Trauma, PTSD, Grief & Loss AND Evidence-Based Trauma Treatments & Interventions Seminar, Eric Gentry, Ph.D., LMHC, Oakland, CA. PESI
  • December 1, 2016, 6:00 pmResilience: A Story about Hope and Research, SF Commonwealth Club, San Francisco, CA
  • Dec 6, 2016, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, Sustainable and creative self-careEleanor RuckmanFred Finch Youth Center, Oakland, CA.
  • December 8, 2016, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, Dr. Kenneth Hardy: The Invisible Wounds of Oppression: Healing Our Clients,…, Oakland, CA 94607
  • December 12-13, 2016New Frontiers in Trauma Treatment,Bessel A. van der Kolk, M.D., by Institute for Better Health (IBH). San Francisco, CA.

Trauma Training Providers (California)