CIL

2016-2017 Study Group

  Study Group 2016-17 Shame: the dreaded desire to disappear or destroy  Alexis Johnson, PhD alexisajohnsonphd@gmail.com SW-CPE has been approved to provide continuing education to LMSWs and LCSWs in New York State We all know the feeling of shame in it’s various forms from mild embarrassment to deep mortification.  Silvan Tomkin’s research brought shame into …

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A CIL Reflection: On Dealing With Our Dark Side

CIL REFLECTIONS  On Dealing With Our Dark Side Alexis Johnson, PhD  In order to help ourselves, our friends and partners, and our clients either manage or transform the various manifestations of shame, self hate, envy and other familiar demons we need the capacity to self-reflect and some theory of change and/or acceptance.  For me, this latter …

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Study/Supervision Group: Being with Loss and Mortality – Starts September 2015

Being with Loss and Mortality Alexis Johnson, PhD, alexisajohnsonphd@gmail.com 18 CEU’s through NASW-CT This study/supervision group will intertwine two issues: facing the hard questions at end of life both for ourselves and our clients and working with mourning, both when we are in mourning and when we are sitting with others in grief. Many of …

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