Workshops 2020

All in person workshops and groups are postponed through September. We are discussing virtual workshops right now. Check our COVID-19 page in the coming weeks for more information.

Trauma Bonding: Virtual Workshop - Wednesday, July 29, 2020

Trauma Bonding – VIRTUAL Workshop

Michelle Sideroff, LPC

Are you struggling with unhealthy relationships that have rapid intensity, patterns of inconsistency, hot and cold interactions, and destructive cycles? Are you a survivor of trauma and notice your relationships seem to continue to be traumatic?

Come explore the role of trauma bonding in your relationships in an interactive and psychoeducational session from a knowledgeable trauma therapist to learn about signs of trauma bonds, origins to these unhealthy interactions, and ways to step away from these trauma cycles.

WHEN: Wednesday, July 29, 2020, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PT  

WHERE: The Northwest Catholic Counseling Center
8383 NE Sandy Blvd, Ste 205, Portland, OR 97220

COST: $30 (Hardship scholarships available)

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(503-253-0964 to pre-register by phone)

Pre-registration required. Workshop fee must be paid at time of registration. Workshop fee is non-refundable: fee will remain a workshop credit for 6 months.

About Michelle Sideroff, LPC: Michelle is a Licensed Professional Counselor. She received her Master’s degree from the University of New Mexico and is a member of the National Board of Certified Counselors. She has been in practice for six years and has worked with clients on a range of different needs such as substance use, complex trauma, relationship challenges, shame, and emotional regulation. Michelle has spent the last three years with a  focus on sexual trauma and how it impacts individuals, families, relationships, and communities.

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Parenting Your Child with a Mental Health Diagnosis - CANCELLED

Parenting Your Child with a Mental Health Diagnosis – CANCELLED

Korina Jochim, LMFT

Has your child been diagnosed with a mental health disorder, such as generalized anxiety, major depression, OCD, or ADHD? Is your teenager acting out and you are at your wit’s end? Are you struggling to cope, and unsure how to best support your child at home without losing your own stability?

Come for a support session from a knowledgeable child therapist, meet other parents in similar situations, and learn what works (and what relatively easy fixes will prevent things from getting worse).

There is hope!

WHEN: CANCELLED

HOW: Email with links and access will be sent day of workshop

COST: $30 per household (Hardship scholarships available)

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About Korina Jochim, LMFT: Korina is the Clinical Director at The Northwest Catholic Counseling Center and a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. A native of California, Korina attended a graduate program in clinical psychology at Antioch University, which emphasizes multiculturalism and social justice. She has a decade of experience counseling children and adolescents, as well as adults struggling with substance abuse, abusive relationships, and mood disorders.

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Trauma Echoes: Virtual Workshop - CLOSED

Trauma Echoes: Surviving and Thriving – VIRTUAL

Michelle Sideroff, LPC

Have you experienced traumatic events or any incidents that have left lasting marks? Has the stress and impact of the Coronavirus Pandemic felt traumatizing?

Trauma manifests in many ways including: fatigue, fear, mood changes, anxiety, and trouble with focus.

Come for a support session from a knowledgeable trauma therapist to learn about how trauma impacts the brain and body, and explore tools to help you nowt only cope, but thrive.

 

WHEN: CLOSED

HOW: Email with links and access will be sent day of workshop

COST: $30 per household (Hardship scholarships available)

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(503-253-0964 to pre-register by phone)

About Michelle Sideroff, LPC: Michelle is a Licensed Professional Counselor. She received her Master’s degree from the University of New Mexico and is a member of the National Board of Certified Counselors. She has been in practice for six years and has worked with clients on a range of different needs such as substance use, complex trauma, relationship challenges, shame, and emotional regulation. Michelle has spent the last three years with a  focus on sexual trauma and how it impacts individuals, families, relationships, and communities.

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Breaking Up with Codependence and Getting Together with Interdependence - CLOSED

Breaking Up with Codependence and Getting Together with Interdependence

Michelle Sideroff, LPC

Have you noticed an unbalance of give and take in your relationships? Do you struggle with feeling dependent on others or feeling responsible for the feelings and actions of others?

Join us for an interactive workshop to learn about healthy and unhealthy forms of dependency in your relationships.

 

WHEN: CLOSED  

WHERE: The Northwest Catholic Counseling Center
8383 NE Sandy Blvd, Ste 205, Portland, OR 97220

COST: $30 (Hardship scholarships available)

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(503-253-0964 to pre-register by phone)

About Michelle Sideroff, LPC: Michelle is a Licensed Professional Counselor. She received her Master’s degree from the University of New Mexico and is a member of the National Board of Certified Counselors. She has been in practice for six years and has worked with clients on a range of different needs such as substance use, complex trauma, relationship challenges, shame, and emotional regulation. Michelle has spent the last three years with a  focus on sexual trauma and how it impacts individuals, families, relationships, and communities.

Download workshop flyer here.