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Creating Safety – Using Physiology to Enhance the Therapeutic Connection

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October 5, 2018 1:00 pm
October 5, 2018 5:00 pm
The New Mexico School of Natural Therapeutics
(505) 268-6870
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202 Morningside Dr. SE, Albuquerque, NM, United States, 87108

Date: Friday, October 5, 2018          Time: 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm

CEUs: 4 Ethics      Cost: $90.00

Register: Online at www.choosingmindfulness.net or call (505) 837-2100 Ext. 3

Instructor: Bhanu Harrison, LCSW, SEP, LMT

Class Description: “Neuroception” is the ability we all possess to determine safety, danger or life threat.  We will discuss Stephen Porges’ Polyvagal Theory and how we can use it to create greater safety and therapeutic benefit for clients and a more ethical practice.  Topics include: evolution of the nervous system and its functioning, creating safety through tracking our personal and client body responses to the work and tools to enhance deeper connection. Create healthy and professional relationships with your clients!

Certification Requirements: You must be in attendance for the entire class to earn a Certificate of Completion. Certificates will be awarded for 4 CEs. The workshops meet both New Mexico and NCBTMB Continuing Education requirements. There will be a $5 fee for replacing lost certificates.

Registration Information: Register early, as spaces fill quickly. The fee, paid in advance, will reserve your spot. Once I receive your workshop fee, I will mail you a confirmation notice including directions to the workshop and materials you will need to bring.

Satisfies NCBTMB’s Standard V Roles and Boundaries Requirements

Workshop Cancellation Policy: 90% refund up to 2 weeks before the workshop. 50% refund thereafter until 5 days prior to workshop. No refund if you cancel less than 5 days before the workshop. Instructor may cancel a workshop due to insufficient registration.

Bhanu Joy Harrison, LCSW, SEP, LMT, is a clinical social worker, a registered massage therapy instructor (#I-64), a certified Somatic Experiencing Practitioner, and a licensed massage therapist (#105).She has been an instructor at the New Mexico School of Natural Therapeutics since 1985 and currently teaches Professional Ethics, Body-Centered Emotional Support Skills, and Women’s Issues. Bhanu is also a UCLA Trained Mindfulness Facilitator and teaches mindfulness classes.  She is  approved by the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCBTMB) as a continuing education Approved Provider ##419781-00.


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