December 2018 CE Blast
Seaside Mindfulness for Therapists

January 6, 13, 20, 27     4:30-5:45 pm

Practice various forms of mindfulness meditation over four weeks while learning how to develop a sustaining personal practice. Covering topics of self care, self compassion, and resilience, this series is ideal for therapists who wish to deepen their own personal mindfulness practice. Approved for 5 CECs by NASW/CT.  The cost for the series is $150 and includes handouts, CEC certificate, and light refreshments. For more information and to register, email .

Mentoring Circle

A Mentoring Circle is an intentional space in which a small group gathers to inspire, support and guide one another to meet individual objectives. Now forming Mentoring Circles for social workers seeking professional development support. Monthly sessions will be held at Contemplative Insights, LLC located at Mercy by the Sea in Madison, CT beginning in January. Six session commitment requested. Fee is $150 for 6 sessions, with sliding fee scale available. To express interest, please email by January 1, 2019.
Writing Support Group

Monthly group for professionals seeking inspiration, support, and accountability with their writing projects. Meetings will begin in January and held at Contemplative Insights, LLC located at Mercy by the Sea in Madison, CT. Six session commitment requested. Fee is $180 for 6 sessions. To register, email .
Dana A. Schneider, PhD, LCSW, has over 20 years in clinical practice and is a certified mindfulness teacher and registered Kripalu yoga instructor. She is a certified transformational coach through The Graduate Institute and an adjunct associate professor at Southern Connecticut State University. For more information on programs, please visit
   Medical Marijuana:
Answers  to 
Your  Questions

The strains, the laws and effects: How do they impact your clients?
This training will provide important context, to help give your clients quality information, help you understand their experience, and how marijuana may or may not be helpful for them. We will cover the history from antiquity through the present and discuss in depth the theoretical and real world applications of this evolving issue. Q&A session in the afternoon with a cannabis industry expert!

- Improve your knowledge about marijuana and its effects, and therapeutic uses
- Enhance your practice abilities to provide better guidance and information for your clients and increase your understanding of their experience
- Learn to better differentiate between, medical, recreational and problem use
Date:  January 16, 2019 
Time:  9:00am to 3:00pm for 5 CEUs 
Location:  Red Roof PLUS+, 440 Asylum St., Hartford, CT
Cost:  $150 register online at

This program has been approved for Continuing Education Credit Hours by NASW/CT and meets the continuing education criteria for Social Work Licensure renewal and is applicable to LMFTs, LPCs, and Psychologists!
Call or write David Aronson LCSW with any questions or concerns 207-331-4109,
Psychotherapy Healing Services, LLC
offers 4 State-of-the-art Practical Applications Workshops
Mediumship, Paranormal, Psychedelic & Transpersonal Psychology
Thursday, January 10, 2019, - 5:30 to 9:00

Mindfulness, Meditation, Yoga & Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
Thursday, February 7, 2019 - 5:30 to 9:00

Energy Healing & Quantum Cognition/Psychology
March 7, 2019 - 5:30 to 9:00

The above workshops are approved for 3 CECs each by NASW/CT and the cost of $50 per workshop includes handouts and refreshments. Workshops take place at
the office of Psychotherapy Healing Services at
10 Grassmere Avenue, Suite #300, West Hartford, CT 06110

On Friday March 29, 2019 and repeated on Saturday, March 30, 2019 Psychotherapy Healing Services will offer Celestial Psychology ┬« Practical Applications from 9:30 am to 4 pm. This workshop will propel your professional and personal work to new levels of expanded consciousness and awareness.
Approved for 6 CECs by NASW/CT . The cost is $135.00
and includes handouts & a Catered Lunch

For more information, click here or call CE Mattingly, LCSW (workshop presenter and creator of Celestial Psychology®) at 860-586-8700
The CEC credits meet the continuing education criteria for LCSWs, LMSWs, LPCs, LMFTs and Licensed Psychologists for Licensure renewal.