Category Archives: Educational

Please, please listen to this.

We help so many clients come off of psychopharmaceuticals that are sloppily and carelessly overprescribed. So many. Please listen to Dr. Kelly Brogan on why everyone needs to think twice before taking another Rx. 008 – Kelly Brogan, MD: A … Continue reading »

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Summer Resource

Here’s an update from a great local summer resource: Children’s Therapy and Learning Center : Summer Camp 2016 Our mission is to support all children in achieving greater success in academic performance and social participation. Session 1: Week of August … Continue reading »

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It seems, when one tunes in to the news, that we are being bombarded with tragedy after tragedy. In some ways we aren’t, there is a lot of fear-mongering out there, but unfortunately we are suffering from some tragedies too. … Continue reading »

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Trust Building

The magnificent John Gottman shares a jewel about how trust gets built, maintained or rebuilt in a relationship. It is in the small moments.  

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Join Us! Free Ethics CEU on Dec. 11 at CCSU

Please, one and all, come and join us for the first Brown Bag Lunch discussion. The Board is trying to bring the CTAMFT membership as many avenues of connecting and educating as possible and we have initiated this new format as … Continue reading »

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My Thoughts Regarding the AAMFT Vote

Please note: The following is the opinion of Katherine Allen, LMFT. While I express strong views concerning CTAMFT and its future in the following piece, I am not speaking on behalf of, or in the voice of, the Association. I have … Continue reading »

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At Least it’s not a Monday this time

MFT3 is throwing in the towel today to Mother Nature and we are officially closing. The weather is getting all of us down. Which leads more folks to seeking therapy. But we can’t serve those folks because of the weather. This … Continue reading »

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This is your Brain on Trauma

I recently had the amazing opportunity to spend 3 days of learning and training with David Grand, PhD, and 14 local therapists, courtesy of the Resiliency Center of Newtown. They invited the local area therapists who have been working with … Continue reading »

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And So It Begins…

Yes, folks, Mother Nature is upon us with 18-36 inches of snow predicted so MFT3 is officially closed from 1p Monday 1/26 through Wednesday 1/28 morning. We will re-assess what transpires and determine if we will be open on Wednesday. Let’s … Continue reading »

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Compassion, Empathy and the Dalai Lama

Paul Ekman has created something quite extraordinary. He has filmed and presented to us, free of charge, an extremely lengthy series of interviews with his Holiness the Dalai Lama. They are presented in shorter “Webisodes” for a more digestible format. … Continue reading »

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