CAP 2018 Conference

  • 15 Sep 2018
  • 7:45 AM
  • 16 Sep 2018
  • 4:00 PM
  • Summit Event Center, 411 Sable Blvd. North, Aurora, CO 80011
  • 651


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Conference Program

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September 15-16, 2018
8 am - 4 pm

through SEPTEMBER 10, 2018

The Summit Event Center
411 Sable Boulevard
Aurora, CO 80011 

Keynote Addresses

Saturday Morning 10:30-11:45

Psychotherapy - Balancing Love, Boundaries, Risk and Fear 
Deborah Bowman, PhD

Dr. Bowman is an author and leader in the field of transpersonal psychology. She is a full professor at Naropa University, past Dean of the Graduate School of Counseling and Psychology at NU and founder of the Master’s program in Transpersonal Counseling Psychology, where she also pioneered the Wilderness Therapy Program. She is the former president of the Boulder Graduate School and sits on the advisory board of the Naropa Community Counseling Center. She trains mental health professionals in Gestalt, Dreamwork, and Creative Arts Therapy and offers embodied and experiential supervision. Dr. Bowman is the author of The Luminous Buddha and co-author of When Your Spouse Comes Out.

Sunday Morning 10:30-11:45

Wisdom of the Body, Lost and Found - The Role of Posture and Action in Psychotherapy 
Pat Ogden, PhD

Dr. Ogden is a pioneer in somatic psychology and the Founder of the Sensorimotor Psychotherapy Institute (SPI), an internationally recognized school specializing in somatic– cognitive approaches for the treatment of posttraumatic stress disorder and attachment disturbances. SPI trainings for mental health professionals are offered throughout the US, Canada, Europe, and Australia. Dr. Ogden is co-founder of the Hakomi Institute, past faculty of Naropa University (1985-2005), a clinician, consultant, and sought after international lecturer. She is the first author of two groundbreaking books: Trauma and the Body: A Sensorimotor Approach to Psychotherapy (2006) and Sensorimotor Psychotherapy: Interventions for Trauma and Attachment (2015) both published in the Interpersonal Neurobiology Series of W. W. Norton. Her current interests include writing and developing trainings in Sensorimotor Psychotherapy for children, adolescents and families; Embedded Relational Mindfulness; culture and diversity; couple therapy; challenging clients; and the relational nature of shame.

Conference Schedule

SATURDAY 9/15 7:45 am - 4:00 pm

7:45-8:00 Late Registration  $25 Late Fee
8:00-10:15 Continental Breakfast, and Morning Workshop
Preparing for Sunset Review and Its Impact on Your Practice
Dr. Reo Leslie, LMFT, LPC, CAC III and Jim Carr, JD

10:30-11:45 Deborah Bowman KEYNOTE:
Psychotherapy - Balancing Love, Boundaries, Risk and Fear

Choose an Afternoon Workshop

Applied Existential Psychotherapy: In the Spirit of Play
Betty Cannon, PhD, assisted by Robyn Chauvin, MA

HYPNOTHERAPY: Empowering Clients as their Own Healers
Carol Ann Watson, EdD, assisted by Jason Roe, CChT, CLC

PAIRS: Helping Couples Bond and Thrive
Robin Temple, MSW, PAIRS Master Teacher

Psychotherapy East and West
Carol O’Dowd, MDiv, MPA, RP

Journal Therapy: Finding a Voice through Expressive Writing
Kate Thompson, MA, CJT, BACP, RP

The Future of Psychotherapy in Colorado – Visioning Exercise
Carol O’Dowd, MDiv, MPA, RP, CAP President & Exec Director
Bob Dressler, RP, Organizational Consultant

SUNDAY 9/16 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

8:00-10:15 Continental Breakfast and Morning Workshop
How to Use the CAP Website to Build Your Practice
Vicki Ellis, MS, MLC, RP, CAP Webmaster

10:30-11:45 Pat Ogden KEYNOTE:
Wisdom of the Body, Lost and Found – The Role of Posture and Action in Psychotherapy

11:45-12:45  Lunch

12:45-2:15 PAT OGDEN'S WORKSHOP - 
The Challenging Client:  A Sensorimotor Psychotherapy Approach

2:30-4:00  DIVERSE THERAPIES FOR WORKING WITH TRAUMA – Choose an Afternoon Workshop

Using EMDR: A Resilience Informed Therapy for Complex PTSD
Arielle Schwartz, PhD

Systemic Constellation Work: Resolving Transgenerational Trauma
Karin Dremel, MTS, HP, RP

Art Therapy: Applied Expressive Arts for Working with Trauma
Dr. Evelyn Leslie

Chronic Pain Control: Uncoupling Stress and Chronic Pain
Vicki Ellis, MS, MLC, RP

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