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Online Course

IFS Treatment for Healing and Restoring Health: Freedom from Trauma, Early Adversity


Credit Available - See Credits tab below.

Average Rating:
   4
Category:
Advanced
Faculty:
Richard Schwartz |  Nancy Sowell
Duration:
14 Hours 29 Minutes
Copyright :
Dec 15, 2019
Product Code:
IRS035163
Media Type:
Online Course


Description

 

Outline

IFS Treatment for Healing and Restoring Health:  

Freedom from Trauma, Early Adversity and Toxic Stress Affecting the Mind and Body

 

Module One: Introduction to IFS for Healing and Restoring Health

  1. What the ACE Study Tells Us
    1. The Impact of Early Trauma and Adversity
    2. Health outcomes associated with ACEs 
  2. Defining Successful Outcomes for Using IFS to Help Treat Disease
    1. Expectations-On Cure, Healing and Self
  3. Addressing Shame and Blame—when Parts Affect Health
    1. What we can and can’t control
    2. Perspective on parts, burdens and blame
  4. Overview: Burdens and Avenues of Impact on Health
    1. Clinical example: The Backlog of Pain
    2. Burdened Parts and their “Avenues of Impact on Health”
  5. The IFS RA Study Example
    1. The Outcomes
    2. The People
    3. The Treatment Groups
    4. Burdens and Alexithymia
    5. RA and a primary polarization related to chronic pain
  6. Meditation: Befriending the Stoic Protector
    1. Stoic Protector or Me?
    2. Unblending and Befriending

 

 

Module Two: How Burdened Parts with the Emotional and Autonomic Dysregulation from Toxic Stress, Trauma, or Unmet Core Needs Affect Health

 

  1. Regulation of the Stress Response System—the Autonomic Nervous System
    1. A regulated system—what it feels like, how it looks
      1. Core Needs for development of autonomic regulation
      2. Social Engagement System
      3. Sympathetic Nervous System
      4. Parasympathetic System; Dorsal vagus
    2. A dysregulated system
      1. Unprocessed toxic stress and trauma
      2. Social Engagement System
      3. Sympathetic Nervous System—perception and arousal
      4. Dorsal Vagus Response
  2. IFS Lens on Polyvagal Theory: Parts and Dysregulation

(Parts Examples of dysregulation of the above)

  1. Parts and neuroception
  2. Protectors
  3. Exiles
  4. Co-regulation
    1. In the therapeutic relationship
    2. “Self” regulation
  1. Inflammation and disease
    1. The link between seemingly unrelated diseases
    2. The link between fear, dysregulation and inflammation
    3. Gut-Brain connection
  2. Parts and Pain: Expectations and Pain Experience
  3. Diseases of toxic stress and trauma
    1. What are they?
    2. Facts from research
  4. Clinical Case: Walking Through an IFS Treatment of Dysregulation, Anxiety and Chronic Migraine Headaches
    1. Assessment
    2. Co-regulation in therapeutic relationship
    3. Moving into “Self” regulation
    4. Legacy Burden affecting health
    5. Finding the exile behind the protector
  5. Meditation

 

 

Module Three: Finding Parts Contributing to Health Problems with Clinical Examples

 

  1. Talking to Clients About the Concept of Parts Contributing to Disease and Affecting Health
  2. Defining Health, Healing and Wellbeing
    1. Allowing for skepticism and cynicism
  3. Parts affecting health
    1. Indirectly affecting health
    2. Directly affecting health
    3. Parts that want to die
    4. Parts that assist in healing
  4. Polarizations impacting health
    1. Clinical examples
  5. Assessing the Parts involved—Utilizing the “Avenues of Impact” for Finding the Parts Negatively Affecting Health
    1. Identifying dysregulation
    2. Protector roles
      1. Behavior and health
    3. Exiles involved
    4. Protector roles affecting health
    5. External relationships and parts
  6. Meditation/Experiential Exercise

 

 

 

Module Four: A Case Study in Working with Parts Related to Cancer—Finding and Working with the Parts Involved

 

  1. The Protective System
  2. Finding Exiles
  3. Important Information from a Part that Helps in Healing
  4. Healing:
    1. Hopelessness
    2. Fear and dysregulation
    3. “Self” Regulation
    4. Attachment wounds
  5. Working with Preverbal Parts
  6. Restoration of Hope and Connection
  7. Meditation and Closing

 

 

           

 

 

Credits


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NOTE: Tuition includes one free CE Certificate (participant will be able to print the certificate of completion after completing and passing the on-line post-test evaluation). 

Continuing Education Information:  Listed below are the continuing education credit(s) currently available for this non-interactive self-study package. Please note, your state licensing board dictates whether self-study is an acceptable form of continuing education. Please refer to your state rules and regulations. If your profession is not listed, please contact your licensing board to determine your continuing education requirements and check for reciprocal approval. For other credit inquiries not specified below, please contact cepesi@pesi.com or 800-844-8260 before the event.

Materials that are included in this course may include interventions and modalities that are beyond the authorized practice of mental health professionals.  As a licensed professional, you are responsible for reviewing the scope of practice, including activities that are defined in law as beyond the boundaries of practice in accordance with and in compliance with your professions standards


Addiction Counselors

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South Carolina Counselors

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South Carolina Marriage & Family Therapists

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Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, and Clinical Nurse Specialists

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Florida Psychologists

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Illinois Psychologists

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Indiana Psychologists

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Colorado Social Workers

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Florida Social Workers

PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling. Provider Number 50-399. This self-study course qualifies for 14.25 continuing education credits. 


Illinois Social Workers

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Kansas Social Workers

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Minnesota Social Workers

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Social Workers (NASW)

This activity is pending approval from the National Association of Social Workers.


New York Social Workers

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Other Professions

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Handouts

Faculty

Richard Schwartz Related seminars and products: 19

PhD

IFS Institute


Richard Schwartz began his career as a systemic family therapist and an academic and he is now on the Faculty of the Department of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School. He is also a Senior Fellow of the Meadows treatment center in Arizona. Grounded in systems thinking, Dr. Schwartz developed the Internal Family Systems model (IFS) model in response to clients’ descriptions of various parts within themselves. In 2000, he founded the Center for Self Leadership (www.selfleadership.org), which offers three levels of trainings and workshops in IFS for professionals and the general public, both in this country and abroad. A featured speaker for national professional organizations, Dr. Schwartz has published many books and over fifty articles about IFS.


Nancy Sowell Related seminars and products: 1


 

Nancy Sowell, LICSW, is an Internal Family Systems (IFS) senior lead trainer, consultant, and therapist. She is a teaching associate at Harvard Medical School in the Department of Psychiatry at the Cambridge Health Alliance. Specializing in behavioral medicine and mental health interventions for pain and health problems, Nancy co-created an IFS treatment protocol and program for rheumatoid arthritis patients for a research study at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston. The outcome of that program and study was the basis for the IFS model inclusion in the SAMHSA, National Registry of Evidenced-Based Programs and Practices in 2015.


Reviews

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Total Reviews: 19

Comments

Lana O - Georgetown, Texas

"I loved the meditation practices led by Nancy- and handouts!"

Russell C - Sterling, Virginia

"Very Helpful"

Kathleen R - Knoxville, Tennessee

"This topic was especially helpful to me in my work with clients"

Elizabeth O - WALPOLE, New Hampshire

"Thank you!"

Sandy S - Santa Cruz, California

"Thank you. This was my first on-line class and it was very informative. Both presenters were excellent."

Steven O - Eugene, Oregon

"this was a great course"

Carmen J - Augusta, Georgia

"Great training experience "

Lora E - Denver, Colorado

"Loved Nancy and Dick. The videos and live work with individuals is always very helpful."

Patricia B - Needham, Massachusetts

"Thank you to Dick and Nancy for great online course and for helping us obtain ceu's via telehealth"

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