Anger Management Institute Trainer-
Specialist Certification Workshops
October 4-5, 2017 Plano, Texas
The curriculum is research-based and synthesizes material from the “What’s Good About Anger?” book and trainer’s manual. Workshop participants qualify for the National Anger Management Association (NAMA) “Certified Anger Management Specialist-S, I or II” credential. *NAMA membership fee additional.
Most people believe that anger is a negative emotion from which no good can come. This Trainer-Specialist certification program based on the 2016 Edition of “What’s Good About Anger?” and Trainer’s manual provides a fresh perspective on anger and how anger— which is part of the human experience—can be put to work for good. The Anger Management Institute teaches empirically supported interventions and skills. Completed outcome studies show that the “What’s Good About Anger?” program is evidence-based.
Who Should Attend? Counselors, mental health workers, social workers, addictions counselors, educators, law enforcement officers, students, pastors, health professionals, and leaders are seeking certification to provide anger management services. Participants completing this course qualify for the credentials to offer anger management education, classes, and groups for people needing to control anger and can provide certificates for court-ordered individuals.
What will you learn? …Overview of anger and anger management …DSM disorders associated with anger, contraindications for treatment …Assessment process and treatment planning …How to defuse anger and hostility …The critical role of emotional intelligence …Empirically-based strategies for managing anger and motivating clients. When anger is helpful or harmful.
Presenters: Seigel Bartley, Ph.D., LPC-S, CAMS-V; Joe Cook, Ph.D., LPC-S, CAMS-IV. Dr. Bartley and Dr. Cook are approved by NAMA as Supervisors, Consultants, and Diplomates and Certified Anger Management Specialists.
LOCATION: Dallas Baptist University 2805 North Dallas Parkway, Suite 450 Plano TX 75093 (214) 333-5777
Airport: Dallas/Fort Worth
Hotels: Holiday Inn Express
3101 North Dallas Parkway, Plano, TX 866-460-7456
For information call JoAnn Darling (765) 404-5232 or firstname.lastname@example.org