Dr. Eger will will address how mental health professionals can competently guide their patients’ suffering from experienced trauma to be adept at guiding patients to discover their inner resources in moving forward in their lives and beyond allowing the pain of past trauma to dominate their lives in the future.
- List several skills that will assist their patients to cope with unexpected and unanticipated feelings– by discovering their inner resources.
- Discuss ways they and their patients pay close attention to self-dialogue in efforts to prevent anticipatory anxieties and fears
- Show how gaining increased insight into the value for patients to re-visit past traumas and not to get stuck in them. Workshop will be insight-oriented with a cognitive adjunct.
Dr. Edith Ever is a Clinical Psychologist, currently practicing in La Jolla, CA. She is the author of "The Choice: Embracing the Possible", and one of the last survivors of the Auschwitz concentration camp.