March 3, 2018 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM Alliance Health Project, 1930 Market Street, San Francisco 6.0 CE Credit for LMFTs, LPCCs, LCSWs, PhDs and PsyDs This seminar will teach the history of Harm Reduction Psychotherapy, the principles of Harm Reduction and how psychotherapists in private practice can work from a Harm Reduction perspective. Issues of substance use assessment, goal setting, unwrapping the meaning of the drug and the use, and counter-transference when working with substance users will be addressed. A reading list will be provided before the training to allow participants to familiarize themselves with basic Harm Reduction concepts. To read a more detailed description of the seminar and registration, go here.
Registration is $250, with discounts for Gaylesta members ($200), Alliance Health Project employees ($200) and Interns (limited availability) ($150).
Instructors: Cynthia Hoffman, LMFT, is a psychotherapist in private practice. She has been practicing and teaching Harm Reduction Psychotherapy for over 19 years in both private practice and agency settings.
Claudia Figallo, MPH, CATC, has been providing Harm Reduction counseling to individuals with co-occurring disorders, the LGBTQ community and young people since 2000. She has at the Alliance Health Project for 12 years and provides trainings to various agencies around the Bay Area.