Continuing Education

ConstantEdu

WMHCA partnered with ConstantEdu to offer on-demand recorded courses.  To access our on-demand catalog you can visit ConstantEdu.  Most of our live courses will be recorded and offered through ConstantEdu after the live presentation.  If you plan to complete a course in the on-demand format via ConstantEdu, please don’t register for the live version here.  Any courses not scheduled to be recorded will be noted.

ConstantEdu is an online learning platform based in Washington.  It offers flexibly in continuing education and promotes highly qualified presenters.  WMHCA is very excited about this partnership and excited to offer our members ConstantEdu courses at a discount.

Some of the current offerings through ConstantEdu

Vicarious Trauma, Burnout and Compassion Fatigue

Preparing for the National Counseling Exam (NCE)

Law and Ethics of Telehealth: WA Telemedicine Training

Back from Telehealth 2021: Legal and Ethical Considerations

Upcoming Events


    Virtual Happy Hour: the First Tuesday of the Month
    09/07/2021 - 12/07/2021 - 6:15 pm - 7:15 pm
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    Monthly virtual happy hours are a great way to connect with other professionals. These are informal FREE events for any mental health professional! We hope to see you there. Please feel free to invite your friends and colleagues! The zoom link is always the same and we meet the first Tuesday of the month.



    ONE 4 ME Mindful Practice Group for Mental Health Providers (FREE)
    10/06/2021 - 12/31/2021 - 12:00 pm - 12:50 pm
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    Your presence is welcomed whether you’re a seasoned meditator or beginner who’s curious about cultivating mindfulness in daily life. We’ll begin each session with mindful movement (slow, gentle stretching and movement) followed with a guided meditation practice (sitting, walking or lying down) and an opportunity to share and connect with others who are also cultivating peace of mind and a more joyful heart.



    Law and Ethics of Social Media & Online Communications
    12/07/2021 - 1:00 pm - 4:15 pm
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    While social media and other social networking platforms can provide clinicians with powerful and effective communication tools, they also have the potential to create a range of challenges. In this workshop we will address the legal and ethical implications of using social media and online communications by behavioral health professionals.



    Law & Ethics of Clinician Self-Care
    01/11/2022 - 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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    In this 1 hour workshop we will address the legal and ethical implications of clinician self-care. We will

    also consider what the professional literature suggests regarding factors that inhibit effective self-care.

    Participants will gain the ability to identify an ethically sound, empirically based plan to implement an

    effective self-care strategy to best support work with clients.



    Adding self-care to an already full schedule
    02/03/2022 - 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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    This is an interactive workshop that encourages self-reflection as clinicians identify personal needs, barriers and explore new ways of thinking about self-care.



    Mindful Moments for Me
    02/24/2022 - 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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    Through didactic and experiential learning, I would like to teach counselors a variety of formal and informal mindfulness practices including body scan, guided meditations, mindful eating, walking meditation, mindful movement; I would also like to teach counselors a variety of Mindful Self Compassion practices to take care of themselves. Practices would include the self-compassion break, compassionate touch, the RAIN practice, Compassionate movement, etc.



    Mind-Body-Soul: A Holistic Approach to Self-care
    03/18/2022 - 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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    An exploration on how to view self-care and holistic wellness through a multi-modal approach which addresses physical, mental, and spiritual wellness



    Minimalism and Mental Health
    04/07/2022 - 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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    In this 1 hour workshop we will explore the growing movement of minimalism and how minimalist concepts and practices can assist clinicians in their own self-care or in supporting clients towards mental health and wellness.  Participants will understand the minimalist lifestyle, ideas on how minimalist practices may benefit their own lives, and resources for further study.




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