Upcoming Webinars

Alliance

  • No upcoming events

Upcoming Clock Hours

Featured Members

FMHCA is a chapter of the American Mental Health Counselors Association, and is the only organization working exclusively for LMHCs in Florida.

 



Florida mental health COUNSELORS association

 2101 Vista Parkway  Ste 233 West Palm BEACH Florida  | 33411 (P) 561-228-6129 (E) Office@Flmhca.org


Log in


Live Webinars

    • 29 Oct 2021
    • 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Online (Gotowebinar)
    • 483
    Registration is closed


    DescriptionAdler believed that human behavior is goal-oriented and that humans can best be understood in relations to how they go about trying to attain their goals. Adler believed that a person's lifestyle was set early in life as a result of early familial influences. Emotional and psychological problems occur because of mistaken lifestyle beliefs about how to achieve life goals, and these interfere with a their ability to function and successfully achieve his goals. During this webinar, participants will become familiar with Adlerian concepts and clinical strategies that can be utilized within the clinical setting to explore how memories of their childhood influence approaches life as well as task that could assist the clients in gaining a new perspective.

    CE Broker Tracking #: 20-820548

    This event is sponsored by FMHCA, an NBCC-Approved Continuing Education Provider. FMHCA NBCC Provider# 2058. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified.  FMHCA is solely responsible for all aspects of the program. This course is approved by the Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling, LMHC, LMFT, LCSW – FMHCA CE Broker #: 50-748

    Learning Objectives:

    1. Develop an understanding of Adlerian Counseling and the Stages of Adlerian Therapy
    2. Gain insight into Adlerian Early Recollections and how to explore childhood memories.
    3. Identify at least three (3) Adlerian Therapy Task Assignments that can be utilized with counseling clients within the clinical setting.
    About the Presenter:

    Dr. Karla L. Sapp is currently Licensed by the Georgia Composite Board of Professional Counselors, Social Workers, and Marriage and Family Therapist as a Licensed Professional Counselor and the Florida Department of Health as a Licensed Mental Health Counselor. She also holds the following certifications: National Certified Counselor, Certified Clinical Mental Health Counselor, Certified Professional Counselor Supervisor, and Approved Clinical Supervisor. Dr. Sapp is currently a member of the Licensed Professional Counselors Association of Georgia (LPCA-GA) and the former Coastal District Representative which consist of 21 counties. Dr. Sapp is a member for the Florida Counseling Association and currently the Public Awareness Committee Chair, Public Policy/Legislative Committee Chair, and Member-At-Large for FACES. Dr. Sapp is currently a member of the National Board of Certified Counselors Minority Fellowship Program Addictions Advisory Council as well as a member of NAADAC Critical Issues in the Black Community Committee. Dr. Sapp has been practicing for 12 years, specializing in general mental health and addictions counseling, among the adult and criminal offender populations. Dr. Sapp also works with Adolescent Student-Athletes and Athletic Professionals. Dr. Sapp has experience working in the following settings, In-Patient Acute Hospitalization, Outpatient, Correctional setting, and currently the Owner of U Matter Consulting and Counseling, LLC, located in South East Georgia. Dr. Sapp was previously an Adjunct Faculty at South University-Savannah Campus in the Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling program, where she taught the following courses: Counseling Theories, Psychopathology, Diagnosis and Treatment of Addictive Disorders, Professional Ethics and Orientation, and Group Psychotherapy; as well as a previous Adjunct Psychology Professor at Georgia Southern University- Armstrong/Liberty Campus, where she has taught and/or currently teaching the following courses: Introduction to Psychology, Fundamentals of Developmental Psychology, Abnormal Psychology, Personality Theories, Child Development and Research In Psychology which includes conducting research. A scholarly practitioner, Dr. Sapp, has a research interest in lifestyle choices and wellness, offender treatment and rehabilitation, developmental counseling, trauma, and disaster mental health and have been featured as a workshop presenter and speaker on the Global, National, Regional, and Local level.

    • 05 Nov 2021
    • 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Online (Gotowebinar)
    • 491
    Register


    DescriptionDr. Jackson’s presentation is based on the research findings from her qualitative multiple-case study, discussed in a practical manner in this presentation and in her book I AM MORE THAN ENOUGH: Lessons of Transformation from Adult Children of Alcoholics. The presentation contains inspiring accounts from adult children of alcoholics, with and without personal addictions, after their long-term involvement in recovery. Jackson depicts the actual process of transformation for these ACOAs in her study, and the following themes emerged from her research: understanding alcoholism, self-transformation, interpersonal transformation, and psycho-spiritual transformation. Dr. Jackson provides a message of hope for mental health professionals treating ACOAs and other individuals in a recovery journey. Given the qualitative nature of her research, Jackson effectively captured the voices of ACOAs, with and without personal addictions, in her study.

    CE Broker Tracking #: 20-839936

    This event is sponsored by FMHCA, an NBCC-Approved Continuing Education Provider. FMHCA NBCC Provider# 2058. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified.  FMHCA is solely responsible for all aspects of the program. This course is approved by the Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling, LMHC, LMFT, LCSW – FMHCA CE Broker #: 50-748

    Learning Objectives:

    1. To learn about the process of transformation from adult children of individuals who had or have alcohol problems
    2. To discuss the recovery components that assisted adult children to live healthy and wholesome lives
    3. To understand how adult children, who were impacted by their parents' alcohol problem, underwent personal, interpersonal, and psycho-spiritual transformation after long-term recovery
    About the Presenter:

    Dr. Daniella Jackson is the founder, owner, and chief executive officer (CEO) of Jackson’s ALL WELLness Services, LLC. Dr. Jackson’s passion lies in inspiring and promoting a health and wellness consciousness. As a result, she has devoted her life for the past 20 years to working with adolescents and adults with mental health, substance abuse, and dual disorders. For the past 16 years, Dr. Jackson worked directly with adults who struggled with such problems. Currently, Dr. Jackson is a licensed mental health counselor in the state of Florida, and she holds a Ph.D. in Psychology with specialization in General Psychology. Additionally, Dr. Jackson is a certified health coach, and as a coach, she works with couples, parents, grandparents, teachers, caregivers, university students, doctoral students, professional women, and women above the age 40. Dr. Jackson also serves as a pillar of hope for women in their mid-30’s and above who are trying to conceive and who are pregnant to help them in achieving and maintaining wellness in a holistic manner. She is the author of I AM MORE THAN ENOUGH: Lessons of Transformation from Adult Children of Alcoholics and the children’s book Della The Dragonfly’s Tales. Dr. Jackson has carefully crafted her books to inspire, uplift, and instill hope in both child and adult readers. Her undisputable creativity, eloquence, tenacity, and enthusiasm yielded Dr. Jackson undeniable success in working with people, which in turn, fuels her passion to continue helping individuals within a health spectrum, from the hopelessness of active addictions to the inspiring and encouraging ways for wholeness and wellness.

    • 12 Nov 2021
    • 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Online (Gotowebinar)
    • 479
    Register


    DescriptionThe Mental Health Community’s efforts to address domestic and intimate partner violence (DIPV) have often neglected members of the kink, lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (KLGBT) populations and men. Heterosexual women are primarily targeted for DIPV screening, community support and intervention despite the similar or greater prevalence of DIPV in KLGBT individuals and its detrimental mental and physical health affects. In this course we will highlight the burden of DIPV in KLGBT relationships, discuss how KLGBT and traditional heterosexual relationships, discuss how KLGBT and traditional heterosexual DIPV differ, and outline steps clinicians can take to address DIPV in their special population patients

    CE Broker Tracking #: 20-839940

    This event is sponsored by FMHCA, an NBCC-Approved Continuing Education Provider. FMHCA NBCC Provider# 2058. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified.  FMHCA is solely responsible for all aspects of the program. This course is approved by the Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling, LMHC, LMFT, LCSW – FMHCA CE Broker #: 50-748

    Learning Objectives:

    1. Understand the burden of intimate partner violence in special populations
    2. Understand the differences in traditional IPV and Special population IPV
    3. Learn Steps the mental health professional can take to address IPV with special populations

    About the Presenters:
    Dr. Harmony is a Florida Licensed Acupuncture Physician, License Mental Health Counselor, Clinical Sexologist and Supreme Court Certified Family Court Mediator (retired). She brings her unique blend of skills and education specializing in Kink Culture and Sexuality, Relationship Counseling, Sex Positive Therapy, Traumatology, and Holistic Psychotherapy. Her Private Practice is located in Tampa, Florida however, she works and presents all over the globe. Through her own personal experiences, clinical research, and her unique insights, she has forged an extraordinarily successful methodology designed to conquer overwhelming emotions which may be interfering with your daily life, relationships, work and health. Dr. Harmony is a professor, public speaker, researcher, mentor, and advocate for the alternative sexual and relationship community, abused men, trauma survivors, and domestic violence. She is a respected and known internationally for her expertise in and Kink/ Poly/ Lifestyle relationships and Traumatology.

    Wendi "Nicki" Line aka Therapist Nicki is a pioneer in her brand of holistic mental health treatment. After spending over a decade looking at cookie cutter plans of treatment she looks at the whole person and the system they are living in and finds a plan to create balance and harmony. She is also know as the Healing Unicorn using creative methods to clean out old wounds so they can heal and allow for them to thrive. Therapist Nicki is a clinical sexologist specializing in kink and alternative relationships such as polyamory, relationship specialist. She is also a traumatologist addictologist and geek therapist. She works with eating disorders, law enforcement, and military personnel. Therapist Nicki works with individuals, children, adolescents, relationships, and families.

    • 03 Dec 2021
    • 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Online (Gotowebinar)
    • 495
    Register

    DescriptionTraditional social work practice uneasy relationship with both spirituality and energy healing may limit social workers who would consider using them to enhance their work. Following a brief discussion of how Transpersonal Theory offers compelling rationale for their integration, three energy healing techniques will be demonstrated. Spirituality can unite people of various cultures together. Through Transpersonal Theory and its inclusion of spiritual practices social workers can offer clients effective tools to assist them in making sense of traumatic and challenging events.

    CE Broker Tracking #: 20-840196

    This event is sponsored by FMHCA, an NBCC-Approved Continuing Education Provider. FMHCA NBCC Provider# 2058. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified.  FMHCA is solely responsible for all aspects of the program. This course is approved by the Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling, LMHC, LMFT, LCSW – FMHCA CE Broker #: 50-748

    Learning Objectives:

    1. Understand Transpersonal Theory perspective on the use of Energy Therapies and spiritual interventions in social work practice.
    2. Experience and discuss how to integrate three spiritual energy healing techniques used for mind and body stress release
    3. Identify case studies and experiences in which spiritual situations in sessions overruled mental health conditions

    About the Presenter:

    Paty 'Mariposa' Hernandez is a Stress Release Expert who empowers compassionate professionals who are overwhelmed and stressed to transform and achieve holistic wellness in their lives so they can feel happier and healthier using complementary therapies. She is an international speaker and offers self-care workshops and presentations focused on incorporating Eastern and Western therapies in English and Spanish. Paty is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Florida with a dual Master's degree in Social Work and Public Health, plus numerous certifications in Usui Reiki Master/Teacher, Mindfulness Techniques, ThetaHealing, and Wellness Coach. She specializes in working with people who struggle with issues dealing with trauma, stress, anxiety, and depression related to relationships and career.






International Institute of Clinical Sexology



The Beachcomber
















Image result for The Alliance for Eating Disorders Awareness






ART International










Go to Centurion Managed Care homepage

Image result for the renfrew center




Execulearn logo


DID Discovering Hope



Rutledge & Ecenia

Your NAMI Affiliate




Powered by Wild Apricot Membership Software