Therapist Support Groups Now Available

therapist support group

As we navigate the seismic changes in our lives and work during this pandemic, psychotherapists need new tools and enriched ways to support how we take care of our clients, our practices, and ourselves. Join us for a special support group series. Professionals in mental health and related disciplines will get support to process their experiences and sharpen their skills …

Forget Toilet Paper: Stockpile Resiliency in Times of Crisis

resilience

We are living with uncertainty beyond anything we have experienced in our lifetime thus far…a global pandemic is a very scary time. As a psychologist I’m used to helping my clients work through their anxiety and some principles from anxiety management can help you during this crisis. I’m guessing you don’t need more toilet paper to hoard, but you could …

MPA Proudly Sponsoring the Family Action Network (FAN)

FAN Family Action Network

As part of our mission to support and participate with local organizations committed to fostering healthy dialogue and well-being, Mindful Psychology Associates is proud to be sponsoring the Family Action Network (FAN). FAN connects parents, students, educators, civic leaders, and professionals through collaborative programming that educates, inspires and positively impacts the broader community. Their high-quality speaker series scheduled throughout the …

Skills Training Class Begins in November

radically open therapy

Anyone struggling with anxiety, depression which seems to be resistant to treatment, anorexia nervosa, OCDP (obsessive-compulsive personality disorder) may benefit from this Skills Training Class in RO-DBT or Radically Open Dialectical Behavior Therapy. The class will take place on Tuesday evenings beginning in November at the Mindful Psychology Associates office in the Carlson Building, 636 Church Street, Suite 620, Evanston. …

MPA Now Offering RO-DBT Individual Therapy and Class!

RO-DBT

In Spring 2018, practice owner and licensed clinical psychologist Jennifer (Panning) Contarino, PsyD, completed the first week of an intensive two-week training on Radically Open Dialectical Behavior Therapy (RO-DBT or RO). Dr. Panning is excited to finalize the program this fall and bring this new evidence-based treatment to Mindful Psychology Associates. RO-DBT was developed by Thomas Lynch, PhD, and his …