The same problems stemming from codependency arise in the therapeutic relationship. Therapists unaware of how their codependency affects their counter transference may not only experience anxiety and burnout, but may also stagnate therapy and even harm clients. The presentation will address counter transference issues involving fear of abandonment, denial, control, guilt, caretaking, boundaries, and the […]

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The Connection between gut health

Our gut/digestive system has been called the second brain by many. The health of your patient’s digestive system can often be directly correlated their brain function and a link to behaviors and learning disabilities. As many of you already know, 90% of serotonin is made in the gut. It only makes sense that if the […]

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EFT, a mind/body healing technique, treats emotional problems stored in the body .as blocked energetic patterns. Gentle tapping on acupressure points eliminates stress, anger, fear, trauma, cravings and more. Transform damaging beliefs and behaviors rapidly as EFT desensitizes negative emotions. Adults and children can learn this simple self-help process with ease to treat common problems […]

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Addiction and the Brain

Advancements in our knowledge of how the brain functions over the past 25 years have led to a vastly improved understanding of how addiction works in us and why it has such powerful effects. The same advancements have also helped us to understand why treatment works and offers a way out for those afflicted by […]

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Recovery without Shame or Stigma

The centerpiece of this presentation is dedicated to providing as simple and accessible an introduction to the neuroscience of addiction as possible. But the guiding rationale behind this ongoing project has more direct, clinical implications. Addiction and recovery are unfortunately often hamstrung by personal feelings of shame and cultural attitudes of stigma. In this presentation, […]

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After previous webinar presented, The Relationship Model of Addiction, A New Paradigm for Understanding Addiction and Recovery, following it with the destination points in Stage I of Recovery- “Breaking-up”: Recognition, Recognition of Progression, Discovery, Working Through the Stigma of Powerlessness, Emotional Withdrawal, Dismantling Denial and “Good-bye” For more information about Sovereign Health of California, or […]

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Men’s mental health is also known as the “The Silent Crisis” and “Silent Suffering” due to Societies oppression of men expressing feelings and emotions. Due to this crisis, clinicians, physicians, and other practitioners are encouraged to understand the many issues that are specific to men. For more information about Sovereign Health of California, or if […]

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Depression, anxiety, anger and more are common symptoms associated with disorders within the endocrine system but frequently go undiagnosed and improperly treated both medically and within mental health. The role of trauma and stress on the body will also be addressed. For more information about Sovereign Health of California, or if you need assistance, please […]

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Recovery is a forever journey, not a destination. From the moment recovery begins you are at a certain place and you keep growing, even when one is in full recovery, they are still learning and growing in life. Nothing is ever a closed door in life. So how do we reach full recovery? What is […]

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This Webinar explores addiction and recovery from its physiological origin and adverse childhood experiences through emotional dys-regulation and attempts at downward-regulating high-intensity emotional states with substances and behaviors. The addict’s behavior is understood as meaningful and purposeful, while also leading to compulsive and progressive self-destruction. Recovery options are presented as a continuum of care for […]

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