Introduction to Satir Family Therapy, with Maria Gomori

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Maria GomoriThe Pine River Institute will be presenting a professional development workshop, Introduction to Satir Family Therapy, with Dr. Maria Gomori, from Friday, June 14 to Sunday, June 16, 2013.  Dr. Gomori worked with Virginia Satir.

It is designed for therapists and practitioners who want to learn and use the Satir Family Therapy Model in their practice.

This non-SLCO workshop will be held in Creemore, Ontario, a village a little south of Collingwood and Wasaga Beach, both of which are on the Georgian Bay.

Through a combination of didactic and experiential teaching, small group practice, and discussion, you will learn

  • the foundations of the Satir Family Therapy Model
  • to incorporate the basic therapeutic beliefs of the model
  • to help clients reduce the impact of past events and negative experiences
  • to surface and identify communication and coping patterns
  • to map clients’ internal processes
  • to use experiential process throughout therapy sessions
  • about yourself as a therapist, and how to make contact building a therapeutic relationship to stimulate healing energy and to connect with congruence and your compassion

More information about the workshop, including directions to Creemore and how to register, is available here.