Friday, January 30, 2015

{Training Institute} Art Therapy: Effective Treatment Options for Outpatient Setting

Art Therapy: Effective Treatment Options for Outpatient Setting
  • Gain a understanding of the use of art therapy in outpatient treatment and how the creative process increases insight and self-awareness
  • Understand the Expressive Therapies Continuum and explore how different art materials can yield different responses in clients.  
  • Understand how Art Therapy is a useful modality in the treatment of eating disorders and trauma related disorders
Presenter: Elizabeth Hlavek, LCPAT, ATR-BC
Date: February 27, 2015

Location: Baltimore Washington Counseling Center Training Institute
8258 Veteran’s Highway, Suite 13, Millersville, Md. 21108
Office: 410-768-6088
Fax: 410-768-6444

*Baltimore Washington Counseling Center is authorized by the Board of Social Work Examiners in Maryland to sponsor social work continuing education programs and maintains full responsibility for this program.  This training qualifies for Category 1 continuing education units.
*Practitioners’ will receive 3 CEU credits for this specific training.

Friday, January 9, 2015

{Training Institute} Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT) Training on January 23, 2015

Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT) CEU Training
Presenter: Kristen Zacheis, LCSW-C
Date: January 23rd, Time:  9-4 (12-1 break for lunch)
Fee:  $90 if registered on or before January 19, $95 for those registered after.
  • Introduce TF-CBT and it’s appropriate use
  • Present a detailed look at each component
  • Collaborate with fellow therapists/participants to apply known techniques and approaches to this model
  • Introduce and practice using  clinically appropriate assessment tools
  • Gain an understanding of how to use TF-CBT amongst various populations

Thursday, November 6, 2014

Starting Soon: Anger Management Groups

Are you getting upset more than usually?

Do things bother you more then they bother other people?
Do your friends or family ask “why are you so angry?”
Are you getting upset more than usually?
Do things bother you more then they bother other people?
Do your friends or family ask “why are you so angry?”

If you answered YES to one of those questions, you may use some help.

Give us a call TODAY and ask about our ANGER MANAGEMENT GROUPS for teenagers and kids. Groups will be held on Saturday and Monday evenings.

For more information and to register contact:
Lisa Kane at 410-768-6088 ext.118 or
Aleksandra Sinclair at 410-768-6088 ext. 132, email:

Friday, September 26, 2014

Mom's Group

The Mom's group is restarting in October and will be held on the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays at 6:15 pm. Please contact Amy Smith LCSW-C at 410-768-6088 ext. 125 or if interested.

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

New Group: Healthy Relationships

Mondays 6-7pm, biweekly

Melissa Gordon, LCSW-C and Tamara Ervin, Intern will be facilitating a new group focusing on Healthy Relationships, beginning June 30, 2014. This group will be accepting clients age 21 and older. Both couples and individuals may participate.

This group is a bi-weekly educational group, with six topic areas that explore the progression of romantic relationships and encourages a realistic approach to creating healthy relationships.

To participate, please contact Lisa Kane at 410-768-6088 Ext. 118.

Training for Social Workers and Licensed Professional Counselors

Baltimore Washington Counseling Center is happy to announce that we are now offering trainings through our Training Institute for social workers and licensed professional counselors. Check out our new Training Institute page.