Chris Rookwood RN, LCSW, MSW,RSW

Professional Development Record

Professional Education

Body Image and Self-Esteem Conference (National Eating Disorder Information Center) April 16th and 17th, 2015/p>

New Approaches to Treating Traumatic Memory: Remembering, Reprocessing, or Transforming? Janina Fisher, PhD. September 29th, 2014

Emotional Communication and Attunement in Couples Therapy: How the Therapist Can lead the Way. Judith Siegel PhD, LCSW October 11th, 2013

OASW Provincial Conference 2012 "Innovation in Social Work Practice, Research and Education", November 8-9 2012

"Recollective Awareness Meditation" with Jason Siff, August 25-26,2012 Mount Sinai Hospital Toronto

National Institute for the Clinical Application of Behavioral Medicine - 2012 Trauma Therapy Program Web-seminar

Mindfulness, Compassion and Modern Psychology in Trauma Therapy with John Briere, PhD May 31-June 1, 2012

Eating Disorders and Family Based Treatment. May 6 2011.

Skills Training in Working with Emotion in the Treatment of Eating Disorders. June 9th/10th 2011.

Eating Disorders: Emotion Focused Treatment and Family Based Treatment across the Lifespan. October 13th/14th 2011

"Soul Jazz I - Intimacy, Vulnerability and the Art of Deep Listening in the Soulful Encounter." Developed with the Forge Institute and co-facilitated with Robert Forman, Toronto, ON, April 16-18, 2010.

Mindfulness Meditation: End of Life Care and Healing with Michelle Chaban, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, June 5th - 7th, 2009

MSW, Bryn Mawr College, Philadelphia, 2000

Licensed Clinical Social Worker in private practice from 2000 to 2009

Advanced Gestalt Training program, at Gestalt Institute of  Philadelphia, USA, 2004-2007

Couples Training Program, at Gestalt International Study Center, Cape Cod Massachusetts, 2008

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