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Lisa Ferentz, LCSW-C, DAPA

The Ferentz Institute


Lisa Ferentz, LCSW-C, DAPA, is a recognized expert in the strengths-based, de-pathologized treatment of trauma and has been in private practice for over 35 years. She presents workshops and keynote addresses nationally and internationally, and is a clinical consultant to practitioners and mental health agencies in the United States, Canada, the UK, and Ireland.

She has been an adjunct faculty member at several universities, and is the founder of “The Ferentz Institute,” now in its 12th year of providing continuing education to mental health professionals and graduating over 1,600 clinicians from her two certificate programs in Advanced Trauma Treatment.

In 2009, she was voted the “Social Worker of Year” by the Maryland Society for Clinical Social Work. Lisa is the author of Treating Self-Destructive Behaviors in Trauma Survivors: A Clinician’s Guide, 2nd Edition (Routledge, 2014), Letting Go of Self-Destructive Behaviors: A Workbook of Hope and Healing (Routledge, 2014), and Finding Your Ruby Slippers: Transformative Life Lessons From the Therapist’s Couch (PESI, 2017). Lisa also hosted a weekly radio talk show, writes blogs and articles for websites on self-harm and self-care, and teaches on many webinars.

 

Speaker Disclosures:
Financial: Lisa Ferentz maintains a private practice and is the Founder and President of the Ferentz Institute. She receives royalties as a published author and is a consultant for Northwest Hospital. Lisa Ferentz receives a speaking honorarium and product royalties from Psychotherapy Networker and PESI, Inc. She has no relevant financial relationships with ineligible organizations.
Non-financial: Lisa Ferentz is a member of the American Psychotherapy Association, the National Association of Social Workers, The Leadership Council for Mental Health, Justice and the Media, and the International Society for the Study of Dissociation. She serves as a board member for Linkz Tutoring.

Trauma & Addiction Online Course


Faculty:
Bessel van der Kolk, MD |  Deirdre Stewart, LPC, SEP, BCN |  Lisa Ferentz, LCSW-C, DAPA |  Richard C. Schwartz, PhD |  Whitney Howzell, PhD, LSW |  Jon Caldwell, DO, PhD |  Kristin Kirkpatrick, MS, RDN |  Gabor Maté, MD |  ....
Duration:
24 Hours 4 Minutes
Copyright:
Oct 15, 2020
Product Code:
CRS001394
Media Type:
Online Course
Price:
$149.95 Standard - $1,679.85

Techniques for Creatively and Compassionately Addressing the Impulse to Self-Harm and Relapse


Faculty:
Lisa Ferentz, LCSW-C, DAPA
Duration:
1 Hour
Copyright:
Oct 15, 2020
Product Code:
POS057070
Media Type:
Digital Seminar
Price:
$59.95 - Standard

Trauma, Affect Dysregulation and Shame: Treating the Seeds of Self-Destructive Behaviors


Faculty:
Lisa Ferentz, LCSW-C, DAPA
Duration:
5 Hours 58 Minutes
Copyright:
Dec 01, 2016
Product Code:
POS048930
Media Type:
Digital Seminar
Price:
$199.95 - Standard

Helping Clients Find Their Ruby Slippers: Bringing Life Lessons of Empowerment and Healing into Therapy


Faculty:
Lisa Ferentz, LCSW-C, DAPA
Duration:
1 Hour 3 Minutes
Copyright:
Apr 14, 2017
Product Code:
POS053085
Media Type:
Digital Seminar
Price:
$39.95 - Standard

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