108: Addressing Religion and Spirituality in Psychotherapy

Subject(s)
DAY
August 07, 2014
Time & Place
8 a.m.-3:50 p.m.
Level
Intermediate
CE Credits
7
Enrollment Limit
30
Description
This intermediate workshop presents how to assess the role of spirituality in coping and mental health and to integrate religious/spiritual resources in treatment. Drawing on cutting-edge theory and empirical research, case examples, videotapes and reflection activities, presenters will examine various ways spiritual issues may be addressed in therapy. Multiple theoretical orientations (such as cognitive behavioral and psychodynamic) and empirically supported religious accommodative therapies will be presented.
Learning Objectives
1. Identify religious and spiritual variables as clinically relevant features of diversity.
2. Comprehend the role of religion and spirituality in the psychology of coping.
3. Comprehend religious ideation as clinically relevant and utilize interventions to address such ideation in psychotherapy.
4. Identify components of an interview procedure to assess religious background and involvement (two-stage interview protocol).
5. Describe the use of religious and spiritual resources in psychological treatment.
6. Identify and practice interventions addressing religious and spiritual issues (spiritual accommodative CBT, mindfulness, forgiveness approaches).
7. Identify ethical issues in the integration of religious and spiritual issues in practice.
Instructor(s)
Edward P. Shafranske, PhD, Pepperdine University, Irvine; Siang-Yang Tan, PhD, Fuller Theological Seminary, Pasadena, Calif.
Pricing

Enrollments are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis.

Advance: April 15 - June 30, 2014

Member Non-member
Half day (3 hours) $110 $130
Half day (4 hours) $130 $160
Full day (7 hours) $220 $260

Regular: July 1 - Aug. 5, 2014

Member Non-member
Half day (3 hours) $130 $160
Half day (4 hours) $160 $200
Full day (7 hours) $275 $335

On-site: Aug. 6-10, 2014

Member Non-member
Half day (3 hours) $160 $190
Half day (4 hours) $190 $240
Full day (7 hours) $330 $410