Morning Workshops (8:30 – 11:45 AM
001: Boundaries for Leaders
Henry Cloud, Ph.D.
002: Securing Reattachment after Sexual Betrayal
David Carder, M.A.
003: Coaching, Pastoring, and Teaching Couples to Enjoy Life Together: 7 Ways to Experience High Levels of Marital Satisfaction and Avoid Marital Drift
Ted Cunningham, MACE
004: Seeing Red: Best Practices for Anger Management and Resolution
Lynnette Hoy, M.A. & Seigel Bartley, Ph.D.
005: Best Practices in Creative Therapies for Trauma Counseling
Kathie Erwin, Ph.D.
006: Food, Mood, and Diets: Living Free from Addictive Eating
Rhona Epstein, Psy.D.
007: Oppositional Defiance Disorder and Childhood Rage: Diagnosis and Treatment Strategies for Severe Mood Dysregulation
John Kuhnley, M.D.
008: Chronic Pain and the Opioid Use and Abuse Epidemic
Michael Lyles, M.D. & Linda Mintle, Ph.D.
009: Emotionally Focused Marital Therapy 2.0: New Horizons and Trends
Sharon May, Ph.D.
010: The Soul of Shame: Retelling the Stories We Believe about Ourselves
Curt Thompson, M.D.
011: Untie the Fear Knots of Your Heart
Ken Nichols, Psy.D.
012: Utilizing Emotional and Relational Intelligence (ERI) Skills in Treating Anger, Anxiety and Depression
Gary Oliver, Ph.D.
013: Challenges in Child Play Therapy: Not Knowing All You’d Like to Know
Garry L. Landreth, Ed.D. & Daniel Sweeney, Ph.D.
014: Helping Your Clients Get Comfortable with Being Uncomfortable: Empowering People and Families to do the Tough Work to Break Impasses
John Trent, Ph.D. & Deb Gorton, Ph.D.
015: Transgender and Emerging Gender Identities: Reflections for Christian Counselors
Mark A. Yarhouse, Psy.D.
016: Innovative Coaching Strategies for Bringing Clients In and Getting Results: Today’s Best Practices
Georgia Shaffer, M.A. & Shannon Ethridge, M.A.
017: Building Client Spirituality in Christian Counseling
Ron Hawkins, D.Min., Ed.D. & Ian Jones, Ph.D., Ph.D.
018: When War Comes Home: Reintegration, PTSD, Suicide, and Resilience: Training for Individuals and Families
David Mikkelson, Ph.D. & Suzanne Mikkelson, Ph.D.
019: Hurt 2.0: Issues and Challenges in Counseling and Ministering to Today’s Teens
Chap Clark, Ph.D.
020: New Horizons in Post-abortion Trauma: Getting Beyond the Silence, Shame, and Suffering
Kay Lyn Carlson, M.S.W. & Jared Pingleton, Psy.D.
021: Relational Reset: Unlearning the Habits that Hold You Back
Laurel Shaler, Ph.D.
022: Researched-based Practices and Ministries: What You Need to Know and How to Do It
Harold Koenig, M.D.
Afternoon Workshops (1:45 – 5:00 PM)
026: Changing Behavior: Brain Health Coaching in Mental Health Treatment
Daniel Amen, M.D.
027: People Fuel: How Energy from Relationships Can Transform Life, Love, and Leadership
John Townsend, Ph.D.
028: Life Inside the World of Today’s Teen Girls: Current Issues and Treatment that Works
Molly Catherine Goodson, M.A., Esq. & Amy Feigel, M.A.
029: Best Practices to Help Women Flourish in Life and Relationships
Catherine Hart Weber, Ph.D. & Sylvia Hart Frejd, D.Min.
030: How to Lead Therapeutic Groups in the Local Church
Jan Paul Hook, Ed.D. & Joshua N. Hook, Ph.D.
031: Abuse and Trauma Recovery: How to Overcome the Victim Mentality and Experience New Life
June Hunt, M.A. & Eric Scalise, Ph.D.
032: Neurobiology of Depression and Drug-free Treatments
Tim Jennings, M.D.
033: Spiritual Direction and Soul Care: Embracing God’s Presence in Your Practice
John Thomas, Ph.D., Ph.D.
034: 10 Key Concepts for a Surprising Marital Sex Life: Observations from a Combined 120 Years in the Sex Therapist Chair
Cliff Penner, Ph.D.
Joyce Penner, M.N., R.N. & Douglas E. Rosenau, Ed.D.
035: Christian Counseling Ethics and the Law: 10 Hot Button Issues
John Sandy, J.D. & Jeanneane Maxon, J.D.
036: Trauma Heal: The Mind, Brain, and Relationship Connection
Todd Vance, Ph.D.
037: Establishing an Ethical and Effective Lay Counseling Ministry in the Church
Siang-Yang Tan, Ph.D.
038: The NEW Saving Your Marriage Before it Starts: Resource and Assessment
Les Parrott, Ph.D. & Leslie Parrott, Ed.D.
039: The Road Map: Counseling Strategies that Work in Healing an Emotionally Destructive Marriage
Leslie Vernick, M.S.W.
040: Shame Interrupted: God’s Beautiful Words to the Disgraced
Ed Welch, M.Div., Ph.D.
041: Helping Counselees Emotionally and Decisionally Forgive Others and Themselves
Everett Worthington, Jr., Ph.D. & Fred DiBlasio, Ph.D.
042: Sexual Ruts, Strongholds, and Addiction: Getting Beyond Behavioral Solutions
Mark R. Laaser, Ph.D. & Debbie Laaser, M.A.
043: Spiritual Assessment and Intervention in Crisis Response
Jennifer Cisney Ellers, M.A. & Kevin Ellers, D.Min.
044: The Church, Mental Health, Race, and Diversity: Stepping Forward to New Horizons
Mark Crear, Ph.D., Elias Moitinho, Ph.D. & Wei-Jen Huang, Ph.D.
045: Love After Marriage: Getting Beyond Empty, Loveless, and Stale Relationships
Dan Seaborn, M.A. & Peter Newhouse, Ph.D.
046: Take Your Life Back: Core Steps on the Road to Recovery
David Stoop, Ph.D. & Steve Arterburn, M.Ed.