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Trainings that are open for registration are listed below. Please check back often for updated information. If you are interested in scheduling a training for your organization, see Our Trainings.


“Mindfulness in Trauma Treatment: Fitting the Practice to the Person”

Training Description: Mindfulness is not a one-size-fits-all remedy. Researchers are now differentiating the effects of focused attention, open monitoring, loving-kindness, compassion, and equanimity practices. This workshop will explore several important clinical decisions to consider when deciding when and if to introduce different practices into treatment of individuals with different needs, including those with unresolved trauma histories.

Date/Time/Location: Friday, November 2, 2018; 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. (registration starts at 9 a.m.); The Carroll Center for the Blind, 770 Center Street, Newton, MA 02458

Registration Deadline: 10/31/18

Who Should Attend: This workshop will benefit mental health clinicians, health care professionals, and educators. This training is targeted towards advanced, intermediate, and beginner practitioners.

Learning Objectives: After the training, participants should be able to:

Speaker: Ronald Siegel, Psy.D., is an Assistant Professor of Psychology, part time, at
Harvard Medical School, where he has taught for over 35 years. He is a long-time student of mindfulness meditation and serves on the Board of Directors and faculty of the Institute for Meditation and Psychotherapy. He teaches internationally about the application of mindfulness practice in psychotherapy and other fields. He is the author of The Mindfulness Solution: Everyday Practices for Everyday Problems, coauthor of Back Sense: A Revolutionary Approach to Halting the Cycle of Chronic Back Pain and Sitting Together: Essential Skills for Mindfulness-Based Psychotherapy, and coeditor of Mindfulness and Psychotherapy, 2nd Edition.

Cost: The registration cost is $55 per person or $35 per person for Riverside Community Care employees. The registration deadline is 10/31/18. Coffee and bagels will be available.

Continuing Education: Applications for 3 hours of continuing education credits have been submitted for Social Workers, LMHCs, LMFTs, and Nurses. Please contact Jenny Huynh ( for the status of the CE accreditation. This training is approved for 3 hours of continuing education for Psychologists. Riverside Community Care is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor education for Psychologists. Riverside Community Care maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

Registration: Pre-registration is required. You can register online and pay be credit card, or complete this registration form and pay by credit card or check. Please make checks payable to “Riverside Community Care” and send them to: Jenny Huynh, Riverside Trauma Center, 255 Highland Ave., Needham, MA 02494. You must bring your ticket to the training to be admitted.

Registration starts at 9 a.m. Refunds will not be available for this training.

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There is no commercial support or conflict of interest known for programs or instructors listed in this training announcement.

Contact: For questions regarding the training, please email or call
781-433-0672, ext. 5738.