Friday, October 21, 2022
Applying Acceptance and Commitment Therapy — Taking ACT Concepts from Conceptualization to Implementation
Mental Health Professionals, join KYC’s Clinical Training Committee for a virtual training event on Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT).
This training is designed to help clinicians enhance their ability to apply an ACT approach in their work with individual therapy clients. Participants will review the core concepts of ACT and learn about ways to take these skills from initial conceptualization to clinical implementation. All levels of experience are welcome and no prior experience with ACT is needed; the training is tailored to meet the needs of mental health professionals from novice/beginner to intermediate level understanding of ACT.
3 CEUs available for LCSW, LSW, LCPC, LPC, LMFT, and CADC pending
Date: October 21st, 2022
Time: 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Virtually — Hosted by Kenneth Young Center
RSVP: Mental Health Professionals and KYC staff are welcome to join. Please contact Perla with questions. Please include your licensure in your RSVP email for efficient processing of your CEU credits.
Cost: $75 (KYC staff can attend at no cost)
About the Speaker
Frannie Siegel is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) and a Clinical Development Supervisor at AMK Counseling in Chicago, IL. Using a strengths-based and client centered approach, Frannie works with clients to empower them to challenge their perspectives and work towards finding meaningful purpose in their lives. Her clinical experience and interests include working with clients who experience anxiety, depression, grief/loss, life transitions, comorbid conditions, executive functioning building, and self-esteem concerns. Frannie specializes in Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) and offers ACT-focused training and consultation.
Rebecca Roberts is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC) and a Clinical Development Supervisor at AMK Counseling in Chicago, IL. By combining her professional background in teaching with her person-centered clinical lens, Rebecca collaborates with clients to strengthen the skills they already possess while tapping into new strategies that help clients lead more fruitful and fulfilling lives. Rebecca’s clinical interests include managing anxiety, life transitions, racial/generational trauma, OCD and other stressor-related disorders. Rebecca specializes in Exposure and Response Prevention as well as mindfulness-based approaches. She incorporates Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) in sessions and consultation.