Where To Next?

Photo by Taylor Nicole Where to next? This question spurs my curiosity.  Like explorers searching for new frontiers, the counseling and psychotherapy field is at a critical moment in its history. We have moved from narrative descriptions of client scenarios to...

Future of Psychotherapy

Psychotherapy is currently burdened with fragmentation of models, theories, and interventions. Psychotherapy requires an integrative framework rooted in the expanding sciences of developmental psychology, neurobiology, medicine, and medical illness. The future of...

Helping Clients Tolerate The Intolerable

One of the most difficult parts of working with trauma is managing the painful sensations and emotions that can rattle a client during treatment. So how do we help clients tolerate the intolerable? This question opens the agenda in this week’s free session of...

How Does Attachment Impact Trauma?

  Relationships can play a crucial role after a traumatic experience. And yet, some clients simply lack the kind of secure, healthy relationships that would help them heal more quickly. So how can we build secure attachment after trauma, even if the client has...