GENERAL INFORMATION

Course meets the qualifications for 6 hours of continuing education credit for LMFT’s, LCSW’s, LPCC’s and LEP’s as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences. 6 CE units included at no additional charge.

This course is designed specifically for mental health professionals and pre-professionals, yet all helping professionals are welcome to take the course if it feels advantageous to do so. * Self-paced course with both written and audio files for each lesson. * Best suited for beginner to intermediate level practitioners, but especially exciting to those looking to enhance their theoretical approaches with self-reflection, self-awareness, and personal/professional growth. * Course content designed to expand clinical training to include self-awareness and therapeutic intimacy. * Practical assignments and exercises at the end of every session. * Practical learning experiences with case examples, exercises, and meditations. * CEU certificates delivered via email as PDF.

Course curriculum

  • 1

    WELCOME to "How to Transform Unconscious Relational Dynamics in Psychotherapy"

    • Welcome to the Course

    • Before we begin...

  • 2

    INTRODUCTION

    • Introduction

    • Writing Exercise: Listening for the Unconscious

    • Challenges

    • Reflection: Self in the Shadows

    • Benefits of Attuning to the Unconscious

    • Exercise: Noticing Client Feedback

    • Quiz

  • 3

    HOW TO TRANSFORM UNCONSCIOUS RELATIONAL DYNAMICS IN PSYCHOTHERAPY

    • ALLOW SPACE FOR YOUR OWN UNCONSCIOUS TO EMERGE

    • Exercise: Habit Awareness

    • Intuition

    • Meditation: Accessing Intuition in Therapeutic Practice

    • ENCOURAGE EMOTIONAL SAFETY AND BUILD TRUST

    • Exercise: Tracking Impact

    • FINESSE THE SUBTLETIES OF THE PROFESSIONAL ROLE

    • Boundaries

    • Reflection: Therapist Boundary Assessment

    • Acknowledging Relational Impact

    • Quiz

  • 4

    PITFALLS

  • 5

    CONCLUSION

    • Conclusion

    • Before you go...

    • Post-Test: How To Transform Unconscious Relational Dynamics In Psychotherapy

    • Course Evaluation: How To Transform Unconscious Relational Dynamics In Psychotherapy

    • Completion and Next Steps for CEU Credit and Certificate

MEASURABLE LEARNING OBJECTIVES

as required by the BBS & CAMFT

  • describe what it means to gain permission from the unconscious and why it is important for all psychotherapeutic approaches

  • identify three primary reasons for gaining permission from client’s unconscious

  • describe three ways to gain permission from the unconscious

  • recognize two clues that you have not gained permission from the unconscious

  • describe three major conditions that foster therapeutic trust

  • describe three major conditions that inhibit or interrupt trust

  • identify two useful ways to stay connected to your own unconscious

  • describe three ways to create and sustain successful therapeutic boundaries

  • discover individualized practices that include applying meditation, exercises, or reflections that deepen professional work

CERTIFICATES AND ACCOMMODATIONS

CERTIFICATES Course completion certificates will be awarded at the end of the course in exchange for a completing the test and evaluation form. Course meets the qualifications for 6 hours of continuing education credit for LMFT’s, LCSW’s, LPCC’s and LEP’s as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences. Inner Science Institute is approved by the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists to sponsor Continuing Education for LMFT’S, LCSW’S, LPCC’S and LEP’S. Inner Science Institute maintains responsibility for this course and its content. ACCOMMODATIONS To request accommodations for special needs, please email the Program Administrator at admin@innerscience.net. To obtain the grievance policy or report a grievance please email admin@innerscience.net. No refunds.