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Overcoming Trauma-Related Shame and Self-Loathing with Janina Fisher, Ph.D.



Shame has an insidious impact on our traumatized clients’ ability to find relief and perspective even with good treatment. Feelings of worthlessness and inadequacy interfere with taking in positive experiences, leaving only hopelessness. This 60-minute recording was webcast live from the office of Dr. Janina Fisher and introduces shame from a neurobiological perspective—as a survival strategy driving somatic responses of automatic obedience and total submission.

Learn to help clients relate to their symptoms with curiosity rather than automatic acceptance, discriminate the cognitive, emotional, and physiological components of shame, and to integrate somatic as well as traditional psychodynamic and cognitive-behavioral techniques to transform shame-related stuckness.


Details

Product Details
Average Rating:
   4.6
Speakers:
Janina Fisher
Duration:
58 Minutes
Copyright:
01 Jan, 2018
Publisher:
PESI, Inc.
Product Code:
RNV046675
Media Type:
DVD - Also available: Digital Recordings

CPD


CPD

This online program is worth 1 hours CPD.



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Janina Fisher's Profile

Janina Fisher Related seminars and products: 40

Ph.D.


Janina Fisher, Ph.D. is a licensed clinical psychologist and former instructor at The Trauma Center, a research and treatment center founded by Bessel van der Kolk.  Known as an expert on the treatment of trauma, Dr. Fisher has also been treating individuals, couples and families since 1980.

She is past president of the New England Society for the Treatment of Trauma and Dissociation, an EMDR International Association Credit Provider, Assistant Educational Director of the Sensorimotor Psychotherapy Institute, and a former Instructor, Harvard Medical School.  Dr. Fisher lectures and teaches nationally and internationally on topics related to the integration of the neurobiological research and newer trauma treatment paradigms into traditional therapeutic modalities. 

She is co-author with Pat Ogden of Sensorimotor Psychotherapy: Interventions for Attachment and Trauma (2015) and author of Healing the Fragmented Selves of Trauma Survivors: Overcoming Internal Self-Alienation (2017) and the forthcoming book, Working with the Neurobiological Legacy of Trauma (in press). 

Speaker Disclosure:

Financial: Janina Fisher is in private practice. She receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.

Nonfinancial: Janina Fisher has no relevant nonfinancial relationship to disclose.


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Objectives

  1. Discriminate the clinical implications of physiological and cognitive contributors to shame.
  2. Describe cognitive-behavioral, ego state, and psychoeducational interventions to address shame in clinical practice.

Outline

The Neurobiology of Shame
  • The role of shame in traumatic experience
  • Shame as an animal defense survival response
  • Effects of shame on autonomic arousal
Shame’s Evolutionary Purpose
  • Shame and the attachment system
  • Rupture and repair in attachment formation
Making Meaning of Shame
  • Feelings of disgust, degradation, and humiliation are interpreted as “who I am”
  • Cognition and the body
  • Internal working models predict the future and determine our actions
Working from the “Bottom Up”
  • The role of procedural learning and memory
  • Physiological effects of mindful dual awareness
  • Using mindfulness-based techniques to inhibit self-judgment
A New Relationship to the Shame: Acceptance and Compassion
  • Re-contextualizing shame as a younger self or part
  • Bringing our adult capacity to our childhood vulnerability
  • Healing shame through compassionate acceptance
The Social Engagement System and the Healing of Shame
  • Social engagement and the ventral vagal system (Porges)
  • The incompatibility of shame and social engagement
  • The therapist’s own social engagement system as a healing agent

Target Audience

Psychologists, Counselors, Social Workers, Case Managers, Addiction Counselors, Marriage & Family Therapists, Nurses, and other Mental Health Professionals

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Total Reviews: 3239

Comments

Lehra B - Bronx, New York

"Excellent course, Thank You!"

Ruth B - RICHMOND, Virginia

"Dr. Fisher is an outstanding presenter, educator and author. I am honored to have been able to watch this web program"

Shawna L - EL DORADO, Kansas

"Very impressed. Suggested it to coworkers of mine. I work in a prison and it is difficult to find things that we can manage to do within the restrictions of security. I walked away with several ideas and could apply this to many of clients on my caseload. "

LOUIS P - LINDENWOLD, New Jersey

"APPRECIATED the opportunity to learn at my own time."

Tina LaMar C - COOS BAY, Oregon

"Very informative. A new way to look at shame."

Dave H - Charleston, Illinois

"FANTASTIC course - I am amazed how much info was packed into so short a presentation, and how immediately applicable it will be in my practice - THANK YOU!!!!"

Andy M - WICHITA, Kansas

"Fascinating. Glad I watched this."

Katherine C - CHICAGO, Illinois

"Fantastic Relavent Complicated concepts that were explained in a user friendly manor"

Joni W - Richmond, Virginia

"This is the best PESI presentation I've seen yet. Excellent job, Dr. Fisher. I'll be definitely checking out your web site as well as the resources you recommended. Thank you! "

Carol B - PORTLAND, Maine

"Excellent training!"

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