Continuing Education

Five-Day Experiential Level One Sandtray WorldPlay Therapy™ Training, Gisela Schubach De Domenico, PhD, MFCC, R-PTS, Portland, OR, 11/19/10 through 11/22/10.

Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy: Tasks, Tips and Traps, monthly case conference, Peter Armstrong, PhD & Gerald Fogel, MD, Oregon Psychoanalytic Center, Portland, OR, 9/8/09 to to 5/31/10.

Clinical Consultation Group, Pam Crow, LCSW, Portland, OR, 5/07 to present.

Integrated Play Therapy with Abused and Traumatized Children:
Combining Directive and Nondirective Approaches
, Eliana Gil, PhD, Portland, OR, 11/6/09.

Clinical Supervision, Naomi Mandsager, Ph.D., LPC, Portland State University, Portland, OR, 5/9/09-6/7/09 contact hours for CEUs: 30 hours.

Introduction to Sandtray Therapy, Daniel Sweeney, PhD, Sponsored by Oregon Association of Play Therapy, Salem, OR, 4/17/09.

Art Therapy Workshop, Presenter: Beth Ann Short, Registered Art Therapist; Sponsored by Oregon Association for Play Therapy, Portland, OR, 1/16/09.

Clinical Consultation Group: Working therapeutically with children in high conflict divorce, Charlene Sabin, MD, Portland, OR, 4 group series 11/07-2/08.

Self Healing Practices of Yoga & Meditation: A Prescription for Anxiety, Depression, Etc., Speaker: Mary NurrieStearns, MSW, LCSW, RYT, Portland, OR 1/12/07

The Association for Play Therapy: 23rd Annual Conference, Toronto, Ontario CANADA 10/10/06-10/15/06

Practice Building Consultation Group, Christina Rose, LPC, 10/05 to 2/05

Play Therapy Group Supervision, Dawn J. Williamson, LCSW, 1/04 to 6/05

Individual Clinical Consultation, Dawn J. Williamson, LCSW, 9/02 to 9/05

Helping Children and Adolescents Become Self-Nurturing: A Gestalt Therapy Perspective with Dr. Violet Oaklander, Lewis and Clark College, Portland, OR; 10/9/04.

Supervision: Motivating Staff Through Effective Leadership, Portland, OR; 6/24/03.

Northwest Play Therapy Institute, Pacific University, Forest Grove, OR. Attended workshops focused on play therapy techniques with children and families; 6/20-6/23/04.

Child Abuse Summit, Portland, OR. Attended workshops focused on clinical approaches to treating children who have been traumatized by abuse and witnessing violence; 4/18-4/20/01.

Clackamas County Commission on Children and Families’ Children’s Symposium 2001, Milwaukie, OR; 2/22/01.

Working with Survivors of Sexual Abuse: Information and Approaches, Lewis and Clark College, Portland, OR; 3/4/00.

Rebuilding Our Families and Communities: A Community Forum, Lewis and Clark College, Portland, OR. Attended presentations, workshops and panel discussions on treating children and adults who have been sexually abused and working with adolescent boys who have been traumatized; 11/2-11/3, 2000.