6 CEs and 6 NYS OASAS clock hours.
Mindfulness has become a buzzword in the 21st century. We have seen it widely integrated into our culture in various different forms including education, business and medicine. This course provides a general overview of mindfulness and methods of integrating mindfulness within the psychotherapeutic intervention. We will outline step-by-step approaches to utilizing mindfulness with clients to help facilitate therapeutic goals to create intrinsic change with our clients.
Steven J. Pinto, M.S., LMHC, NCC, CAMS-1—Life Center
Mr. Steven Pinto serves as the Director of Operations at the Life Center in Huntington. Steven Pinto is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor who specializes in individual, adolescent, substance abuse, and anger management counseling. Mr. Pinto has experience working with both adolescents and adults, including those with psychiatric conditions such as bi-polar disorder, schizophrenia, mood disorders, anxiety disorders and depression. Professionally, Mr. Pinto has worked with Family Service League and The Long Island Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence. Mr. Pinto received his Mental Health Counseling degree from C.W. Post with a focus on mental health conditions and disorders. Mr. Pinto has consulted various professional organizations on substance abuse, and continues to work extensively with local schools to provide educational programs focused on mental health.
This event is sponsored with the generous support of