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PRIOR TO TRAINING: Remember to bring your lunch and join us at Colleague Collaboration with David Swindall, LMFT, M. Div., from 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm! Registration opens at 1:45 PM ~ Training runs from 2:00 - 5:00 PM (Break at 4:00 PM).

Interested in presenting at a SMHCA meeting?  Fill out this presenter submission form.

    • Friday, April 19, 2019
    • 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
    • Troy University, Tampa Campus, 5201 W Kennedy Blvd # 110, Tampa, FL 33609
    • 19
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    Therapeutic Role-Playing Games

    presented by Matt Fahy, LMHC

    3.0 CEUs


    "Role-playing games like "Dungeons and Dragons" have risen in popularity in recent years, even being featured on hit shows like Netflix's 'Stranger Things.' But a Tampa Bay area mental health therapist is putting a new spin on it." -

    WUSF Public Media, WUSF News, By DAYLINA MILLER  AUG 10, 2017

    "With imaginative role-playing games children and young adults can develop the social skills to build creativity, confidence, teamwork, anger management, problem-solving and interpersonal skills. Areas of therapy work will include separation, loss, grief, failure, overcoming fear, and trust issues." - Matt Fahy, LMHC

    Learning Objectives:

    1. Participants will learn the basics tabletop role play games. 
    2. Participants will be able to identify populations that benefit from therapeutic role play games. 
    3. Participants will be able to identify benefits of using therapeutic role play games.
    4. Participants will be able to identify the parts of the game interventions are necessary and where they are intrinsic to the game.

    Training Fees

    Registered & Paid in Advance Guarantees Seat:

    $10 Member

    $25 Nonmember

    $0 Student

    (members need to be logged in to be able to register at the member rate)

    Not Registered / Walk-ins - Seat Not Guaranteed; Assigned First-Come:

    $15 Member 

    $30 Nonmember 

    $5 Student 

    Troy University, Tampa Campus, 5201 W. Kennedy Blvd., Suite 110, Tampa, FL 33609


    • Friday, May 17, 2019
    • 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
    • Troy University, Tampa Campus, 5201 W Kennedy Blvd # 110, Tampa, FL 33609
    • 36
    Register

    EQ, IQ and No Clue: Creating Emotionally Intelligent Relationships

    presented by Ken Donaldson, LMHC CAP MAC

    3.0 CEUs

     We all have multiple different types of relationships, but we, for the most part, have not been taught solid relationship skills. In this experiential and interactive presentation the participants will learn the basics of emotional intelligence (EQ) and the impact it has on all relationships; at home, in the community, at work and with your clients.

    Learning Objectives:

    1. Participants will learn the basics of emotional intelligence
    2. Participants will develop emotional literacy for your counseling practice
    3. Participants will discover simple EQ Mindfulness practices
    4. Participants will review research regarding EQ and sex, love and romance
    5. Participants will practice developing a happy, healthy and humorous EQ lifestyle

    Training Fees

    Registered & Paid in Advance Guarantees Seat:

    $10 Member

    $25 Nonmember

    $0 Student

    (members need to be logged in to be able to register at the member rate)

    Not Registered / Walk-ins - Seat Not Guaranteed; Assigned First-Come:

    $15 Member 

    $30 Nonmember 

    $5 Student 

    Troy University, Tampa Campus, 5201 W. Kennedy Blvd., Suite 110, Tampa, FL 33609


Past events

Saturday, April 06, 2019 Qualified Supervisor / Agency Exhibitor Tables for 2019 Spring Symposium
Saturday, April 06, 2019 2019 SMHCA Annual Spring Symposium
Wednesday, March 20, 2019 SMHCA Board Calls for 2019 Nominations
Friday, March 15, 2019 Techniques from Strategic Family Therapy for engaging families, adults and children in treatment
Friday, February 15, 2019 Marital Counseling in Culturally Diverse America
Tuesday, February 12, 2019 Mental Health Access Improvement Act Reintroduced in Congress. MORE INFO >
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Friday, November 16, 2018 Science of Happiness: Positive Psychology’s theory of wellbeing - PERMA
Friday, October 19, 2018 Unlocking The Power of Collaboration!
Friday, September 21, 2018 Military and Veteran Culture for Mental Health Professionals
Wednesday, August 01, 2018 AMHCA 2018 Conference with special SMHCA event!
Friday, June 15, 2018 Private Practice Symposium: Ethics in a Digital Age ~ SMHCA Going Green with electronic handout
Friday, June 15, 2018 2018-2019 Elections Results!
Friday, May 18, 2018 2018-2019 Board Elections Open May 18th!
Friday, May 18, 2018 Suicide Risk Factors and Prevention
Saturday, April 21, 2018 Qualified Supervisor and Agency Exhibitor Tables for Spring Symposium
Saturday, April 21, 2018 2018 SMHCA Annual Spring Symposium
Friday, April 20, 2018 The Art of Ethical and Effective Mediation
Friday, April 06, 2018 The Psychology of School Shooters
Friday, March 16, 2018 Using Exposure and Response Prevention for the Treatment of Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
Tuesday, March 06, 2018 Leadership Clock: Is Now Your Time to Lead?
Friday, February 16, 2018 Batterers' Intervention Program: A Process of Accountability for Batterer's
Friday, January 19, 2018 Treating Psychological Conditions with Cannabinoid Medications THC and CBD
Friday, November 17, 2017 Working with Complicated Grief
Friday, October 20, 2017 Confidentiality & Duty to Warn: Ethical and Legal Implications
Friday, September 22, 2017 Mental Health Treatment with Muslim Patients
Thursday, June 22, 2017 4-Day Externship in Emotionally Focused Therapy for Couples
Friday, June 16, 2017 Private Practice Symposium
Friday, May 19, 2017 Humor and Healing
Saturday, May 13, 2017 Qualified Supervisor and Agency Exhibitor Tables for 2017 Spring Symposium
Friday, April 21, 2017 Florida's Marchman Act
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