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The Nashville Psychotherapy Institute (NPI) is an organization of more than 300 professionals from all disciplines of Psychotherapy, Counseling and Mental Health. The purpose of NPI includes providing continuing education programs for practicing psychotherapists and promoting interdisciplinary dialogue and support among the various psychotherapeutic professions. NPI’s searchable therapist directory is a way for members to market their practice, make referrals and connect with patients.

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NPI August CE Luncheon

August 10, 2018 | Scarritt Bennett Center 2nd Floor, Bennett Hall 1008 19th Ave. South Nashville, TN 37212

“Adolescents and Their Relationship with Social Media,” Presenter:  Danielle Mizell, PsyD SPONSOR:  SensaCalm Location: Scarritt Bennett Center 2nd Floor, Bennett Hall 1008 19th Ave. South Nashville, TN 37212 Click HERE for directions and parking. Program Description: Dr. Mizell will focus on the pros and cons of social media in today’s society.  She will also discuss the possible impacts of social media on physical and emotional well-being.  How to approach this topic with adolescents …

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NPI September CE Luncheon

September 14, 2018 | Scarritt Bennett Center 2nd Floor, Bennett Hall 1008 19th Ave. South Nashville, TN 37212

“Tapping into Resiliency: Considerations for Working with Sexual Trauma,” Presenters:  Cameron Clark & Kiersten Twitchell, Sexual Assault Center (SAC) SPONSOR:  Bridge to Recovery Location: Scarritt Bennett Center 2nd Floor, Bennett Hall 1008 19th Ave. South Nashville, TN 37212 Click HERE for directions and parking. Program Description: Together we will explore in basic terms how traumatic experiences can alter brain function, resulting in experiences and behaviors that are commonly misunderstood by those …

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It’s Not Their Fault

Here are some reflections on the kind of interesting conversations that psychotherapy makes possible. A few weeks ago, an adult patient of mine in his forties shared with me an email he’d received from his older sister. Their mother had been mentally ill in an...

Transcendent Resistance

Its 5:00 on a Thursday and I’m doing my clinical notes. Of the eight patients I saw today, five of them spent their therapeutic hour sharing their anxiety about various actions and statements of our new United States president. This is no longer an unusual day for me....