Brief Therapy 2018
Live Event

Brief Therapy 2018


Registration Ticket Options

  • Pre-Conference tickets click here - Wednesday, December 5th
    • There are three pre-conference options -
      • Law and Ethics with Steve Frankel;
      • Hypnosis Course with Brent Geary;
      • Multicultural Course with Patricia Arredondo
    • December 5th Sessions Only
  • Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
    • Day Tickets for Single Day Registration only
      • more than one may be purchased in separate transactions if you want to attend Friday and Saturday, or Saturday and Sunday, etc
  • Main Conference
    • Register for All Sessions Thursday, December 6th through Sunday, December 9th
  • Post Conference - Monday, December 10th
    • Register for the Post Conference Master Class with Jeffrey Zeig and Michael Yapko
    • ​Monday, December 10th sessions only
  • ​Main + Post-Conference
    • Register for Thursday, December 5th through Monday, December 10th (Pre-Conference is an additional $199)

About the Conference

The Brief Therapy Conference – Anxiety, Depression and Trauma: Advances in Treatment is an opportunity for leaders in the field to present and interact, by discussing their individual approaches, and the progress of psychotherapy in general. Presenting at this conference are experts—each of whom has made seminal contributions to the field of psychotherapy. The Brief Therapy Conference 2018 is the 12th comprehensive gathering of master practitioners from major contemporary disciplines. Visit BriefTherapyConference.com for more info.

Qualifications

The Brief Therapy Conference is open to professionals in health or mental health-related fields, including physicians, doctoral-level psychologists and dentists who are qualified for membership in, or are members of, their respective professional organizations (eg. AMA, APA, ADA), and to professionals with health-related graduate degrees (eg. MSW, MSN, MA or MS) from accredited institutions. Full-time graduate students in accredited programs leading to such degrees will be accepted if they supply a letter from their department on letterhead stationery, certifying their full-time status as of December 2018.

Credits

Please note: Attendees can receive up to the listed max credits each day. All sessions, except those as listed as “not for credit” are calculated as 1.0 clock/credit hour per 1 hour session. Attendees are given credit per session/hour, and not per day. There is no partial session credit given. Please click on the Credits tab above for more info.

Disclaimer

If the Milton H. Erickson Foundation (hereby referred to as MHEF) cannot hold the 2018 Brief Therapy Conference due to acts of nature, war, government regulations, disaster, civil disorder or curtailment of transportation facilitating other emergencies making it inadvisable, illegal, or impossible to provide the facilities or to hold the meeting, each prepaid attendee will receive a copy of the annual conference handouts and any other materials that would have been distributed. Fixed conference expenses will be paid from the pre-registration funds. Remaining funds will be refunded to pre-registrants. MHEF is not responsible for any other costs incurred by pre-registrants in connection with the annual conference.

The views and opinions expressed by presenters are their own and do not necessarily represent those of MHEF.

MHEF disclaims any responsibility for the use and application of information presented at this conference.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation Policy: Please email: support@erickson-foundation.org for written registration cancellations. Those who submit cancellations in writing before September 7, 2018 will receive a full refund, less a $50 service fee. Those who cancel after September 7 and before November 13, 2018, will receive a 50% refund. We will not issue refunds for cancellations made after November 13, 2018. Please allow 8-10 weeks processing. If paying by check, please note that those who submit a non-sufficient fund check will be charged a $20 service fee.

Available Dates:

Thu, Dec 06, 2018 - 08:30a to Sun, Dec 09, 2018 - 04:30p PST
Thu, Dec 06, 2018 - 08:30a to 08:30p PST
Fri, Dec 07, 2018 - 08:30a to 06:30p PST
Sat, Dec 08, 2018 - 08:00a to 05:30p PST
Sun, Dec 09, 2018 - 08:30a to 04:30p PST
Mon, Dec 10, 2018 - 09:00a to 04:30p PST
Thu, Dec 06, 2018 - 08:30a to Mon, Dec 10, 2018 - 04:30p PST

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Faculty

Patricia Arredondo Related seminars and products: 2

EdD


For the past 35 years, Dr. Arredondo has published extensively in the areas of cultural competency models and guidelines, Latinx mental health, and organizational diversity strategy. She has co-authored six books and numerous scholarly articles. Dr. Arredondo is a licensed psychologist and long-term tenured faculty for graduate programs in Clinical Mental Health and Counseling Psychology. She is sought after for keynote presentations and consultations in higher education domestically and internationally. In 2017, she delivered programs with major U.S. universities as well as in Qatar, the Dominican Republic and Guatemala. She is bilingual in English and Spanish. Her doctoral degree in Counseling Psychology is from Boston University. Currently, she is President of the Arredondo Advisory Group and a Visiting Professor at Arizona State University. 


Claudia Black Related seminars and products: 16

PhD


Claudia Black, Ph.D., is internationally recognized for her pioneering and cutting-edge work with family systems and addictive disorders. Her work with children impacted by drug and alcohol addiction in the late 1970s fueled the advancement of the codependency and developmental trauma fields. Dr. Black’s passion to help young adults overcome obstacles and strengthen families built the foundation of the Claudia Black Young Adult Center. Not only is Dr. Black the clinical architect of this groundbreaking treatment program, she is also actively involved with the treatment team, patients, and their families.

Claudia is the author of It Will Never Happen To Me, Changing Course, My Dad Loves Me, My Dad Has A Disease, Repeat After Me, It's Never Too Late To Have A Happy Childhood, Relapse Toolkit, A Hole in the Sidewalk, Depression Strategies, Straight Talk, The Stamp Game, Family Strategies, Anger Strategies, Deceived: Facing Sexual Betrayal, Lies and Secrets, The Truth Begins With Youand her newest title, Intimate Treason: Healing the Trauma for Partners Confronting Sex Addiction. She has produced seven audio CDs addressing issues of addiction and recovery. They are A Time for Healing, Putting the Past Behind, Triggers, Emotional Baggage, Trauma in the Addicted Family, Imageries and Letting Go Imageries. She also has over 20 DVDs for professionals to use working with families and clients.

https://www.claudiablackcenter.com/


David Burns Related seminars and products: 8

MD


David D. Burns is an adjunct professor emeritus in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the Stanford University School of Medicine and the author of the best-selling books Feeling Good: The New Mood Therapy and The Feeling Good Handbook. Burns popularized Aaron T. Beck's cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) when his book became a best seller during the 1980s.


Frank Sulloway Related seminars and products: 1

PhD


Frank J. Sulloway is an Adjunct Professor in the Department of Psychology, and is also a member of the Institute of Personality and Social Research, at the University of California, Berkeley.  He has a Ph.D. in the history of science from Harvard University (1978) and is a recipient of a MacArthur Award (1984-1989).  His book Freud, Biologist of the Mind: Beyond the Psychoanalytic Legend (1979) provides a radical reanalysis of the origins and validity of psychoanalysis and received the Pfizer Award of the History of Science Society.  In addition, Dr. Sulloway has written about the nature of scientific creativity, and, on this general topic, he has published extensively on the life and theories of Charles Darwin.


Judith Beck Related seminars and products: 15

PhD


Judith S. Beck, Ph.D., is President of Beck Institute for Cognitive Behavior Therapy in Philadelphia, a non-profit organization that provides a variety of training programs to health and mental health professionals worldwide, and a Clinical Professor at the University of Pennsylvania. She received her doctoral degree from the University of Pennsylvania in 1982. She has authored over 100 chapters and articles and several books, including Cognitive Behavior Therapy: Basics and Beyond, which has been translated into over 20 languages, Cognitive Therapy for Challenging Problems, and books for consumers on a CBT approach to weight loss and maintenance. She divides her time among teaching, clinical work, supervision, administration, program development and consultation, and writing.


Laura Brown Related seminars and products: 1

PhD


Laura S Brown holds a PhD and Diplomate in Clinical Psychology. She has been in independent practice as a clinical and forensic psychology since 1979, and is Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the University of Washington. Her work has focused on trauma, feminist practice, and cultural competence. Her most recent books include Not the price of admission: Healthy relationships after childhood trauma, and The feminist model of psychotherapy supervision, which has a companion DVD. Dr. Brown’s many awards include the lifetime achievement award of the APA Division of Trauma Psychology. She holds the rank of Shodan in Aikido, earned at age 64.


Elliot Connie Related seminars and products: 2

MA, LPC


Elliott Connie is a solution focused therapist with his private practice based in Keller, TX. Elliott specializes in using the solution focused approach to work with couples. He is the co-author of the book The Art of Solution Focused Therapy, and his second book, Solution Building in Couples Therapy, was released in 2012. His latest book, The Solution Focused Marriage: 5 Simple Habits That Will Bring Out the Best in Your Relationship, is now available.

Elliott has traveled throughout the United States and Europe, including the UK, Sweden, Poland, Denmark, the Netherlands, Switzerland, Australia, Russia, South Africa and Canada, training psychotherapists to work more effectively with couples, and helping couples to build more satisfying relationships.


Robert Dilts Related seminars and products: 35

BA


Robert Dilts, has been a developer, author, trainer and consultant in the field of Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP) - a model of human behavior, learning and communication - since its creation in 1975 by John Grinder and Richard Bandler. A long time student and colleague of both Grinder and Bandler, Robert also studied personally with Milton H. Erickson, M.D., and Gregory Bateson.


Janina Fisher Related seminars and products: 6

PhD


Janina Fisher, PhD is a licensed Clinical Psychologist and Instructor at the Trauma Center, an outpatient clinic and research center founded by Bessel van der Kolk. Known for her expertise as both a therapist and consultant, she is also past president of the New England Society for the Treatment of Trauma and Dissociation, an EMDR International Association Credit Provider, a faculty member of the Sensorimotor Psychotherapy Institute, and a former Instructor, Harvard Medical School. Dr. Fisher has been an invited speaker at the Cape Cod Institute, Harvard Medical School Conference Series, the EMDR International Association Annual Conference, University of Wisconsin, University of Westminster in London, the Psychotraumatology Institute of Europe, and the Esalen Institute. Dr. Fisher lectures and teaches nationally and internationally on topics related to the integration of research and treatment and how to introduce these newer trauma treatment paradigms in traditional therapeutic approaches.


A. Steven Frankel Related seminars and products: 26

PhD, JD, ABPP


A. Steven Frankel PhD, JD, ABPP, is a clinical psychologist and an Attorney at Law licensed in California, and The District of Columbia. He is a Diplomate in both Clinical and Forensic Psychology from the American Board of Professional Psychology. He earned his PhD at Indiana University, and interned at the Psychiatric Institute of Columbia University. 


Brent Geary Related seminars and products: 26

PhD


Brent Geary, PhD, is a Psychologist office located in Phoenix, AZ. A psychologist focuses on the evaluation, prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of mental, emotional and behavioral health issues. A clinical psychologist uses psychotherapy and other counseling skills to improve emotional and mental health.


Stephen Gilligan Related seminars and products: 51

PhD


Stephen Gilligan, PhD, is a Psychologist in Encinitas, CA. He was one of the original NLP students at UC Santa Cruz; Milton Erickson and Gregory Bateson were his mentors. After receiving his psychology doctorate from Stanford University, he became one of the premier teachers and practitioners of Ericksonian hypnotherapy.


Camillo Loriedo Related seminars and products: 14

MD, PhD


Camillo Loriedo, MD, is Professor of Psychiatry, University of Rome; President, the Italian Society of Hypnosis; Director of the Italian Institute of Ericksonian Hypnosis and Psychotherapy; member of the Milton H. Erickson Foundation Board of Directors; Director of the Institute Italiano di Piscoterapia Relazionale. In 2001, he received the Milton H. Erickson Lifetime Achievement Award. Dr. Loriedo has authored 18 books and over 250 papers.


Lynn Lyons Related seminars and products: 21

LCSW


Lynn Lyons, LICSW, is a licensed clinical social worker and psychotherapist who lives in Concord, New Hampshire and is in private practice there. For 26 years, Lynn has specialized in the treatment of anxiety disorders in adults and children. Lynn received her BA in English from Williams College in 1987, her Masters in Social Work from Boston University in 1990, and has been training extensively with the world’s experts in clinical hypnosis and strategic therapy since 1993. 


Scott Miller Related seminars and products: 37

PhD


Scott D. Miller, Ph.D., is the founder of the International Center for Clinical Excellence an international consortium of clinicians, researchers, and educators dedicated to promoting excellence in behavioral health services. Dr. Miller conducts workshops and training in the United States and abroad, helping hundreds of agencies and organizations, both public and private, to achieve superior results.


Bill O'Hanlon Related seminars and products: 40

M.S.


Bill O'Hanlon, MS, has written over 30 books, appeared on Oprah with his book Do One Thing Different, and has been a top-rated presenter at psychotherapy conferences all over the world. He was a student of the late Milton H. Erickson and created Solution-Oriented Therapy and Possibility Therapy. Find him at billohanlon.com. 


Ronald Siegel Related seminars and products: 12

PsyD


Ronald D. Siegel, PsyD, is Assistant Professor of Psychology, part time at Harvard Medical School, where he has taught for over 30 years. He is a long-time student of mindfulness meditation and serves on the board of directors and faculty of the Institute for Meditation and Psychotherapy.


Stan Tatkin Related seminars and products: 25

PsyD, MFT


Stan Tatkin, PsyD, MFT, is a clinician, researcher, teacher, and developer of A Psychobiological Approach to Couple Therapy (PACT®). He has a clinical practice in Calabasas, CA, where he has specialized for the last 15 years in working with couples and individuals who wish to be in relationships. He and his wife, Tracey Boldemann-Tatkin, developed the PACT Institute for the purpose of training other psychotherapists to use this method in their clinical practice.


Michele Weiner-Davis Related seminars and products: 22

LCSW


Michele Weiner-Davis, LCSW is the Founder of The Divorce Busting Center in Boulder, Colorado. She is a popular TEDx speaker and the author of eight books including, Healing From Infidelity, and the bestselling Divorce Busting and The Sex-Starved Marriage. She is the recipient of several prestigious awards including the Outstanding Contribution to Marriage and Family Therapy Award from AAMFT. More information about Michele can be found on divorcebusting.com


Reid Wilson Related seminars and products: 18

PhD


Reid Wilson, Ph.D, is a licensed psychologist who directs the Anxiety Disorders Treatment Center. He is also Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry at the University of North Carolina School of Medicine. He is an international expert in the treatment of anxiety disorders, with books translated into nine languages.


Michael Yapko Related seminars and products: 52

PhD


Michael D. Yapko, Ph.D. (professional psychology, clinical specialization), is internationally recognized for his innovative work in applied clinical hypnosis, developing brief psychotherapies, and the strategic treatment of depression. He has been invited to present his work in more than 30 countries across six continents. He is the author of 15 books, including his most recent, The Discriminating Therapist. He is a recipient of numerous awards for his many contributions to the field, including the Milton H. Erickson Foundation Lifetime Achievement Award. More information is available on Dr. Yapko’s website, www.yapko.com.


Jeffrey Zeig Related seminars and products: 124

PhD


Jeffrey K. Zeig, PhD, is the Founder and Director of the Milton H. Erickson Foundation and is president of Zeig, Tucker & Theisen, Inc., publishers in the behavioral sciences. He has edited, co-edited, authored or coauthored more than 20 books on psychotherapy that appear in twelve foreign languages. Dr. Zeig is a psychologist and marriage and family therapist in private practice in Phoenix, Arizona. 


Agenda

Thursday, December 6th
Date/Time: Thu, Dec 06, 2018 - 08:30a to 08:30p (PST)

Friday, December 7th
Date/Time: Fri, Dec 07, 2018 - 08:30a to 06:30p (PST)

Saturday, December 8th
Date/Time: Sat, Dec 08, 2018 - 08:00a to 05:30p (PST)

Sunday, December 9th
Date/Time: Sun, Dec 09, 2018 - 08:30a to 04:30p (PST)

Monday, December 10th
Date/Time: Mon, Dec 10, 2018 - 09:00a to 04:30p (PST)

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