Friday, April 1, 2016 — 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Continental Breakfast and Lunch will be Provided.
83 Front Street
Binghamton, New York 13905
(Includes 6 Hours of CE Credits for New York State licensed social workers.)
Click here to download a registration form.
Students with Valid College ID: $145.00 each.
For CE credits to be given, registrants must sign-in to both morning and afternoon sessions and stay until 5:00pm.
Group of 5 or more: $135.00 each.
Please send all group registrations together to receive the group discount.
Registration Deadline is Friday, March 25, 2016.
Registration fees will be refunded in full before March 18. Partial refunds will be given between March 18 and April 1. Refunds given during this time will be minus a $49.00 fee. Refunds will not be given after April 1. To obtain a refund, please call (607) 725-0440.
Dr. Theresa Burke
This is a full-day clinical training seminar for mental health professionals, medical professionals, law enforcement, crisis workers, and other interested individuals. It will equip those on the front lines of the community with a wealth of knowledge regarding the effects and treatment of adult survivors of childhood sexual abuse. The seminar also provides an overview of the Grief to Grace retreat process.
• Mental health professionals
• Medical professionals
• Law enforcement professionals
• Education professionals
• Community members
• Spiritual directors
• Clergy members
Special Thanks to Our Sponsors
Theresa Burke, Ph.D. is an internationally recognized expert on pregnancy loss, unresolved grief, and healing trauma. Her counseling work has focused on women’s issues, bereavement, sexual abuse, eating disorders and anxiety management.
Dr. Burke holds an undergraduate degree in English Communications with a concentration in social work. Dr. Burke went on to Immaculata University to earn an M.A. and Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology. She is a Nationally Certified Psychologist, a Certified Diplomat of the American Psychotherapy Association, a Licensed Professional Counselor, a Board Certified Clinical Psychotherapist, and a Diplomat of the American Board of Forensic Counselors. She holds membership in the Society for Catholic Social Scientists and the American Association of Christian Counselors. Theresa is the proud mother of five children.
Dr. Theresa Burke is the founder of a five-day program for healing sexual abuse entitled “Grief to Grace – Reclaiming the Gift of Human Dignity.” This program has been used to address all forms of abuse, including sexual abuse from clergy. Professionally crafted and doctrinally sound, Grief to Grace is facilitated by professional therapeutic staff and all treatment is based on a firm Christian foundation, as well as sound medical and psychological principles with a perceptive understanding of trauma.
(Continental breakfast included in registration fee.)
The Power of Secrets
Understanding Dissociative Experiences
Panic Attacks and Other Limbic System Disturbances
Lunch (On-Site and included in registration fee)
Brain Science – How Emotional Trauma Impacts Brain Function
Overview of Grief to Grace – Healing the Wounds of Abuse
Care for the Cure – Understanding Shame Based Identities
Buckle Your Safety Belt – Crash Course on Personality Disorders
Evaluation, Dismissal, Receive Certificates
Mission Statement – The Healing House is a peer-supported community organization helping adult survivors of childhood sexual abuse on their paths to recovery. We are devoted to creating services to meet the individual’s growth and healing. We work with area professionals to create compassionate referral systems.
Healing House is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization.
Donations are welcomed and greatly appreciated.
Please advise us if, under the Americans with Disabilities Act, you require special materials or services at this conference. Notice must be received in writing by email: [email protected].
Registration By Mail
P.O. Box 2374 • Binghamton, NY 13902
If you register by mail, please send your check or money order by Friday, March 25, 2016. Return the completed registration form and your payment to the above address.
Download Registration Form Here.