• Archetypes: How to Recognize Them And Release Dysfunctional Patterns

    Location: Seattle
    Date: 10/13/2017
    Time: 9:00 AM

    In this 6 hour training we will be learning about a variety of Archetypes and how they function in our clients, as well as how to release any dysfunctional aspects from their personality style. The clinician’s skills at recognizing these archetypes will improve, and they will learn how to help clients gain valuable knowledge about how archetypes influence their choices and lives.
    This course is approved for 6 CE’s for LMHC’s, LMFT’s, LCSW’s and all associate level licensees.

DOH Adopts Favorable Policy Regarding Training for Suicide Assessment, Treatment and Management

After strenuous efforts by WMHCA and other associations in the state, the Department of Health has issued the favorable policy mental health counselors have been waiting for. The policy statement, issued July 18, 2014, by Betty Moe, Health Systems Quality Assurance Program Manager, is attached. Download Policy Statement


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