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February 2020

The Wounded Healer: Embracing Capacities & Vulnerabilities

Sunday, February 23, 2020, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Womencare Counseling & Training Center, 1740 Ridge Avenue, Suite 201
Evanston, IL 60201 United States
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$85.00 Session Full

  Therapists are often taught to hide their vulnerabilities. We may consider the wounds from our childhoods to be a dangerous liability.  This perspective fosters secrecy, shame and isolation.   Woundedness, I have come to believe, is a metaphor for our shared humanity. In this workshop, we will celebrate the depth of compassion and empathy of…

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March 2020

Teaching Children about Love

Tuesday, March 31, 2020, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
$65.00 19 tickets left

We all want to love our children well.  Many think the capacity to love is intuitive but it is not. Love is more than a feeling it is a commitment. Love relies on a combination of affection, care, protection, accountability, kindness, responsibility, and respect. We all carry stories about love from our childhoods that are…

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May 2020

Trauma Informed: A Guide to the Treatment of Complex Traumatic Stress Disorders

Friday, May 22, 2020, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
$165.00 69 tickets left

Complex posttraumatic stress is often the consequence of prolonged and repeated interpersonal trauma whichhas occurred during the developmentally vulnerable time of childhood. Most often these events involve abuse and/or neglect by primary caretakers.  This workshop is presented by Laurie Kahn and Janet Migdow, both experts in the treatment of traumatic stress disorders and co-directors of…

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