Free NAADAC Webinar
Wednesday, July 24, 2019 @ 3-4:30pm ET (2CT/1MT/12PT)
The integration of science and spirituality may seem diametric, but these areas of study are more complimentary today than at any other time in history. Science is now proving what spirituality has been speaking to for millennia. This webinar examines how a spiritual approach to recovery is supported by findings in neuroscience. Examples of fMRI scans show changes in our brain as spiritual practices are used. Research-based models of spiritual approaches used in recovery are explained through the lens of neuroscience. These include MBSR, IFS, DBT and 12-Step Facilitation Therapy. Specific research supported practices of mindfulness, breath, mantra, and journaling examples will be given.
- Gain basic knowledge of how neuroscience supports spiritual approaches to addiction treatment.
- Understand how “spirituality” is defined and can be applied to non-religious persons in recovery.
- Learn basic spiritual techniques that can be used in support of addiction treatment.
Education is FREE to all professionals
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Kimberley L. Berlin, LCSW, CSAC, MAC, SAP, CCTP, is an integrated addiction therapist who uses traditional Western and Eastern approaches in her practice. She is grounded in the 12 Step tradition and guides patients to a deeper understanding of what “recovery” can truly mean in their lives. Berlin holds advanced degrees, licenses and certificates in Clinical Social Work, Addiction Counseling, Mindfulness, Interpersonal Neurobiology, and Clinical Trauma. She is a published author; most recently her work on Women and Alcohol was featured in Social Work Today.
Who Should Attend
Addiction professionals, employee assistance professionals, social workers, mental health counselors, professional counselors, psychologists, and other helping professionals that are interested in learning about addiction-related matters.
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