The Mental and Emotional Health Series for Clients with Clinical Diagnoses is a flexible curriculum that allows you to customize and optimize the care you provide your clients who are diagnosed with a mental health disorder. Drawing on evidence-based approaches including acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT), cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) and dialectical behavior therapy (DBT), the complete series includes a facilitator guide, Trauma & PTSD video and workbook, and five other topic-specific workbooks and videos.
Trauma & PTSD explores the impact of trauma on the brain and nervous system, including adverse childhood experiences and generational trauma. Paired with exercises in the workbook, the video encourages clients to develop skills to cope with triggers, stigma and unhelpful thought patterns. Worksheet activities provide practical guidance on specific challenges such as managing medication regimens and handling recovery setbacks.
integrated throughout the series include:
About The Series
- Understanding the science behind mental health disorders
- Relating mental health to different areas of life
- Identifying healthy coping strategies
- Challenging unhelpful thinking patterns
- Learning grounding and mindfulness techniques
- Discovering healthy habits to enhance well-being
- Developing assertive communication skills
- Planning for ongoing support
Grounded in science and built with strengths-based therapeutic approaches, The Mental and Emotional Health Series for Clients with Clinical Diagnoses
encompasses six key modules:
- Anxiety Disorders
- ADHD (Available Summer 2023)
- Bipolar Disorder (Available Spring 2023)
- Depressive Disorders (Available Spring 2023)
- Trauma & PTSD
Examples and exercises help clients gain a practical and personal understanding of how mental health conditions affect different aspects of their lives. With a focus on identifying healthy habits and coping strategies, clients learn techniques and practices for grounding, mindfulness and assertive communication as well as managing medications, planning for ongoing support and relapse prevention.
All materials incorporate inclusive language. Reflection questions and exercises are designed for diverse learning styles.
Trauma & PTSD explores the impact of trauma on the brain and nervous system, including adverse childhood experiences and generational trauma. It encourages clients to develop skills to cope with triggers, stigma and unhelpful thought patterns.