• June 29, 2014, Oakland, CA

Beyond Active Listening:
Advanced Communication Skills for Clinicians

with Roxy Manning, Ph.D. and Nancy Oken, MFT

Continuing Education Units

Course: Beyond Active Listening: Advanced Communication Skills for Clinicians
June 29, 2014
Total CEUs offered: 6
Provider: Center for Nonviolent Communication
Provider Number: PCE 1993
This course meets the qualifications for 6 hours of continuing education credit for MFTs and/or LCSWs as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences.
The Provider, Center for Nonviolent Communication (CEP 14273), is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, for 6 contact hours.

Course Objectives: After completing the course, participants will be able:

  1. Identify strategies that increase their capacity for presence with their clients
  2. Explore guidelines to help you navigate therapeutic challenges such as vulnerability, disclosure and transparency.
  3. Name the factors that indicate when transparency is supportive to therapeutic relationships and when it is a barrier to healthy therapeutic relationships.
  4. Name the components of an NVC observation and describe client behavior using those components.
  5. Understand the main theory of nonviolent communication – that all basic human needs that motivate all human behavior.
  6. Move beyond diagnosis and share with clients a conceptualization of their behavior that is grounded in needs.
  7. Respond empathically to clients using the components of NVC empathy.

CEU application packets will be available at the workshop. There is a separate processing fee of $30 to receive 6 hours of CEUs. We will collect the CEU processing fee at the time of registration, and forward your fee and completed application, including the log of your hours, to CNVC after the event.

Refund policy:

  • ·       Full refund for all money paid, less a $50 administrative fee, is available upon request prior to June 23, 2014.
  • ·       If you cancel June 23 - June 26, you will be charged 50% of tuition.
  • ·       There are no refunds after June 26, 2014.
  • CEU application packets will be available at the event. We will collect the completed packets and send them in to CNVC for processing. You must turn in your completed CEU application packet at the end of the day. Please remember to bring your license information to complete the form.

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Beyond Active Listening:
Advanced Communication Skills for Clinicians

June 29, 2014, 10am - 5pm


Roxy Manning, Ph.D. and Nancy Oken, MFT
CEUs available

6 CEUs are available for MFTs and/or LCSWs as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences.

Register now!

More info: 408-420-3933