THANKS TO OUR 2019 CONFERENCE SPONSORS:
Welcome! Christian Counseling Professionals of Chicagoland began in January 2011 with over 30 individuals from 17 Christian counseling agencies gathered at Meier Clinics of Wheaton. In this initial meeting, we discussed ways to collaborate and offer mutual training, marketing, and outreach projects. A Steering Committee was formed and meets faithfully each month to create objectives and goals as a unified group of believers.
"Counseling After An Affair"
January 24, 2020, CeU Workshop
Linden Oaks Outpatient Center
Featuring Rory Scher, LMFT
8:30 am - Light Breakfast/Networking
9:00 am-10:30 am - CEU Presentation
10:30 am-11:00 am - Q&A
Rory Scher is a licensed marriage and family therapist and works at Artisan Clinical Associates in Naperville, IL. She received her M.A. in clinical psychology from Wheaton College and has undergone training in EFT (Emotion Focused Therapy). The primary focus of her work with couples is in helping them to identify destructive patterns within their relationship that inhibit healthy connection and growth.
Key Objectives for this workshop include:
1. Obtain practical strategies for helping couples navigate a physical or emotional breach of trust
2. Learn how to recognize and change a couple's cycle of conflict that inhibits connection and healing.
3. Understand how the role of the therapist is key to a couple's ability to rebuild trust and connection.
This workshop is worth 2 CEUs and is free to CCPC Members ($15 for non-members)
Save the Date
March Conference - "Sex, Culture, and Addiction: The Church's Challenge in our #1 Public Health Problem"
Tuesday, March 17, 2020 - Wheaton Bible Church
Featuring: Dr. Patrcik Carnes, PsyD, CSAT and Pennie Carnes. LPC, CSAT
Recap of October 2019 Workshop
Various topics by leaders in the field were discussed at our first-ever panel CEU workshop entitled, "Successful Business Practices in a Changing Health Care World" worth 2 CEUS. Attendees were offered valuable information about managed care, recruitment and retention of staff, electronic medical records, and marketing. A wonderful time of collaboration and discussion was had.
Recap of February 2019 Conference
Dr. Gary Chapman, famous author, and speaker blessed attendees of the conference entitled, "Helping Teens While We're Still Under Construction" worth 5 CEUS, with guidance on the 5 Love Languages of teens, raising teens in a screen-driven world, grace in anger and dealing effectively with our own failures. All who attended were impressed by Dr. Chapman's years of wisdom and transparency on these topics.