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MHS Education Center
6600 France Ave S
Edina, MN 55435
6.0 CEs Approved by the Following:
MN Board of Social Work Log Number: CEP-452
MN Board of Behavioral Health and Therapy (LPC/LPCC) Log Number: 2019.CE.166
MN Board of Psychology Log Number: 201905.596
Order online or by phone: (920) 494-3401 or (800) 895-0071
Registration will close after the first 45 seats fill.
Discover how you can finally make progress by using cutting-edge techniques from Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and Mindfulness. Together, CBT and Mindfulness have been proven to be highly effective for even the most challenging clients, including those suffering from: PTSD, mood disorders (including anxiety and depression), personality disorders, addiction, and more! Join Richard Sears, Psy.D., MBA, ABPP, for this experiential workshop, giving you the tools and strategies you need to apply CBT and Mindfulness to your practice. You’ll learn simple and advanced techniques, customizable for individual client needs.
Richard Sears, PsyD, PhD, MBA, ABPP, is a board-certified, licensed psychologist practicing in Cincinnati, Ohio. Dr. Sears runs a private psychology and consultation practice, and is the director of the Center for Clinical Mindfulness and Meditation. He holds a number of academic appointments, including at the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine. He is author of a dozen books, including Mindfulness: Living Through Challenges and Enriching Your Life in this Moment, Building Competence in Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy, and Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy for PTSD.
Dr. Sears is also a fifth degree black belt in Ninjutsu, and once served briefly as a personal protection agent for the Dalai Lama with his teacher, Stephen K. Hayes. He has studied the Eastern Wisdom traditions for over 30 years, receiving ordination in three traditions, and received transmission as a Zen master from his teacher Wonji Dharma. To learn more about Dr. Sears, visit his website at http://psych-insights.com/
8AM- Registration opens
8:30- Program begins
15 minute mid-morning break
12PM- Lunch (on your own)
1PM- Program resumes
15 minute mid-afternoon break
4PM- Program ends