11th Annual
Brain Matters:  Trauma, Mindfulness and Addictions

October 18 - 21, 2018 | Atlanta
Earn up to 24 CE Hours
Including 6 Ethics, Telemental Health CE

Featured Speakers

Stefanie Carnes, PhD, LMFT, CSAT-S, Clinical Sextologist, Author of Mending a Shattered Heart, A Guide for Partners of Sex Addicts
Polly Young-Eisendrath, PhD
Diplomate Jungian Analyst, Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry at University of Vermont, and Author of Love Between Equals: Relationship as a Spiritual Path
John P. Forsyth, PhD 
Professor of Psychology, Director, Anxiety Disorders Research Program University at Albany, SUNY, Department of Psychology, and Author of Acceptance and Commitment Therapy for Anxiety Disorders
Rob Weiss, PhD, CSAT
Digital-age Intimacy and Relationships Expert 
Tim Desmond, MS, LMFT
Faculty Scholar, Antioch University New England, co-founder, Morning Sun Mindfulness Center and Author of Self-Compassion in Psychotherapy and The Self-Compassion Skills Workbook.
Brennon P. Moore, MS, CTT, CADC-II, LPC
Author of Finding a New Tribe: Helping Young Men Recover from Childhood Sexual Abuse and Addiction
The Summit for Clinical Excellence: Cutting-Edge Content. Field-Leading Experts.
The Summit for Clinical Excellence consistently makes your conference experience count with cutting-edge content presented by renowned speakers that stand out as pioneers in their fields, best-selling authors, and leading experts. Our advanced clinical training features the top faculty and authors in the field of mental health who cover today's issues. Join us for our 11th annual Atlanta Summit in which we explore important topics in the treatment of mental health issues, particularly related to shame, trauma and addiction.
Who Should Attend?
  • Private Practice Therapists
  • Counselors
  • Psychologists
  • Addiction Professionals
  • Social Workers
  • Psychotherapists
  • Others interested in shame and trauma issues
Types of Topics Addressed at the Summit:
  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Complex Trauma in Sex Addiction
  • Cultivating Psychological Health
  • Ethical Clinical Decision Making
  • Trauma, PTSD,  Loss & Grief,
  • Trauma and Treatment Strategies
  • Neuroscience of Addiction
  • Sex Addiction and Sex Offending