Groups & Training


GROUPS AND TRAININGS FOR EDUCATION AND ENCOURAGEMENT
Seating Is Limited – Reservations Required for All Groups/Trainings and must be secured at least 24 hours in advance by e-mailing info@lifefocusfl.com. Groups and trainings are appropriate for the ages listed below. Children will not be admitted and childcare is not provided. Light refreshments are served at all groups/trainings.
Nexus At Stuart 850 N.W. Federal Hwy. Stuart, Florida 34994

ADHD/ADD/COMBINED TYPE BASICS

OPEN GROUP DESIGNED FOR AGES 18 YEARS AND OLDER “ADHD is a clinical diagnosis requiring evaluation of behavior across multiple settings. There is no laboratory test for ADHD” American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Did you know that ADHD may begin in childhood but continues across the lifespan into adult years? Come to this informal Q&A educational group to gain valuable information and helpful coping strategies related to this diagnosis. A variety of different topics will be highlighted at each meeting.
Time: 6:30 -7:30 pm 1st Thursday of the Month
Cost: Free

1,2,3 PARENT MAGIC

PARENT TRAINING DESIGNED FOR ADULTS = CHILDCARE NOT PROVIDED “A humorous look at parenting, a serious look at discipline that works with children aged 2-12 Materials developed by Psychologist Thomas Phelan Ph.D. Presented by Marleen Roy MS LMHC In this presentation, you’ll learn how 1-2-3 Magic breaks down the task of parenting into three straightforward jobs: Job #1 Controlling Obnoxious Behavior, Job #2 Encouraging Good Behavior Job #3 Strengthening Your Relationships
Time: 1:30 – 3:30 pm 1st Saturday in May and October
Cost: $25 per participant


SURVIVING YOUR ADOLECENTS

PARENT TRAINING DESIGNED FOR ADULTS – CHILDCARE NOT PROVIDED What to do and equally important-what not to do with adolescents/teens aged 13-18 Materials developed by Psychologist Thomas Phelan Ph.D. Presented by Marleen Roy MS LMHC In this presentation, you’ll understand: How to manage teen risk-taking, What problems to let go of, How your relationship affects your teen’s safety, Exactly how to manage “The Snub”, The definition of a normal adolescent.
Time: 1:30 – 3:30 pm 1st Saturday in June and November
Cost: $25 per participant


WOMEN OF CONNECTION

OPEN GROUP DESIGNED FOR FEMALES AGES 18 YEARS AND OLDER “He who angers you, controls you!” Adrian Rogers Would you like to learn, share, and grow in your understanding of complex life topics? Some of the topics that will be explored through book study and shared personal experiences are: Anger, Healthy vs Unhealthy Relationships, Self Esteem/Assertiveness, Addictions and Co-Dependency, Divorce Support.
Time: 6:30- 7:30 pm 2nd Thursday of the Month
Cost: Free


EMDR THERAPY BASIC TRAINING

EMDRIA APPROVED TRAINING FOR REGISTERED INTERNS AND LICENSED THERAPISTS Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) is a psychotherapy treatment that is effective for resolving emotional difficulties caused by disturbing life experiences and memories. It can be used with child or adult populations. This revolutionary therapy will compliment your current skills while developing new treatment options and approaches to use with your clients. The EMDR International Association (EMDRIA) is a professional association where EMDR practitioners and EMDR researchers seek the highest standards for the clinical use of EMDR therapy. The World Health Organization (WHO), U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs and Department of Health (HHS), American Psychiatric Association (APA) and many other agencies have designated EMDR Therapy as an effective treatment. It is estimated that worldwide over two million people have been helped through EMDR Therapy. Training is offered locally in Stuart and other areas throughout the country through Roy Kiessling Training Materials. Please contact for additional information or go directly to his web site to register for the next training. Marleen Roy MS LMHC is a Florida trainer and coach for Mr. Kiessling.

EMDR THERAPY CERTIFICATION LEVEL

EMDRIA APPROVED TRAINING FOR THOSE WHO HAVE COMPLETED BASIC LEVEL Therapists who wish to continue beyond basics, and complete certification level, can do so with an additional 20 hours of consultation. Please see additional information in your basic training manual or on the EMDRIA website. Marleen Roy MS LMHC is an EMDRIA Approved Consultant & Certified Therapist who is available to provide the consultation you need to move to the next level of success as an EMDR Therapist. Hours can be completed face to face or on Free Conference Calls.
Please contact us to learn more about our training and avialable dates.
772-403-5844 (Stuart, Fl.)
561-329-4455 (W.P.B., Fl.)