Course curriculum

    1. About the Instructor

    1. Embodiment as a Therapeutic Intervention

    1. Evaluation

About this course

  • 3 lessons

Course Description

Embodiment as a Therapeutic Intervention

Course Description :

Embodiment as a Therapeutic Intervention is a comprehensive course designed to explore the powerful connection between the mind and body in the context of therapy. This course aims to equip mental health professionals with practical knowledge and skills to integrate embodiment techniques into their therapeutic practice. By recognizing and harnessing the body-mind connection, participants will learn how to enhance their clients' self-awareness, self-regulation, and overall well-being.

Mental health professionals (therapists, counselors, psychologists, social workers) who wish to deepen their understanding and skills in incorporating embodiment techniques into their practice.

Students and researchers in psychology, counseling, and related fields who have an interest in the mind-body connection and its therapeutic applications.

By the end of this workshop, you will be able to ...

    1. Understand the concept of embodiment and its significance in therapeutic interventions.

    2. Explore the benefits of embodiment in promoting healing, emotional resilience, and stress management.

    3. Identify key principles of embodiment, including mindfulness, somatic experiencing, movement and expression, and breathwork.

    4. Acquire practical skills in applying embodiment techniques such as body scan meditation, grounding exercises, yoga and mindful movement, and expressive arts therapy.

    5. Gain knowledge of clinical applications of embodiment, including trauma recovery, anxiety and stress reduction, body image and eating disorders, and chronic pain management.

  • Mental Health Professional Development
    1. Develop strategies for integrating embodiment techniques into practice and collaborating with other professionals.

    2. Reflect on personal growth and self-care as therapists through the embodiment process.

      Outline ( hour breakdown)
  • 0:00-0:05: Trainer Introduction + Learning objectives

  • 0:05-0:30: 

    • Benefits of Embodiment

    • Key Principles of Embodiment

    • Embodiment Techniques in Therapy

  • 0:30-0:40

    • Clinical Applications of Embodiment

    • Integrating Embodiment in Practice

  • 0:40-0:45: Conclusion + Summary

    0:45-0:55: Questions & Answers

  • 1:00-1:15: Closing & Evaluation

Lead Trainer

Executive Director Sharea Farmer, LCSW

Sharea Farmer is the Founder and Executive Director of RS Counseling & Wellness with over 15 years of experience as a licensed clinical social worker. Her expertise in both clinical and administration has allowed her to work in the private and public sectors as an advocate for employee wellness, Diversity & Inclusion, Race Equity, and Trauma-Informed Practices. Her unique practice that focuses on empowerment and education creates transformative wellness for her clients that range from executive leadership teams to supervisors to staff. RS Wellness has developed employee resilience plans and trauma-informed care programs for state and public health agencies, as well as educational groups, both locally and nationally. Sharea received a BA in Sociology from Rider University and a Master’s of Social Work from Rutgers. She is an adjunct professor at Rutgers where she’s been teaching since 2014. She is on the World Childhood Foundation Advisory Board for a two-year term from 2021-2023. On the board, she’ll have the chance to use the Equity & Inclusion lens to determine program eligibility for funding in the area of preventing sexual exploitation and abuse of children. Sharea lives in New Jersey with her husband. She enjoys all things basketball, live NBA games, traveling, coloring, and spending time with family and friends. Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the States of New Jersey #44SC05650200

Certificates will be awarded after completion of the full Webinar and course evaluation.

Radiant Sunshine, #1403, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. Radiant Sunshine maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period: 2/28/23 to 2/28/2026  Social workers completing this course receive 3-clinical continuing education credits. 

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Approved Continuing Education Provider (ACEP):

Radiant Sunshine has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 7371. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified.

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