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New Blog Post From Kirk Schneider on Life Enhancing Anxiety

Kirk Schneider, PhD, Psychologist, EHI President and Instructor, has a new article on his PsychologyToday blog, Awakening to Awe.

The post is entitled, “What the World Needs Now Is ‘Life-Enhancing’ Anxiety” in which he posits that “one of our great problems today is too little of a certain kind of anxiety.”

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E-H Consult Group Starts Friday-Opening

Our first E-H Therapy case consultation group of the year is starting February 4th. There is an opening-please reach out below if you are interested. Description of Working in the E-H Therapy Consultation Group This group is being led by Kirk Schneider, PhD and Stephanie Weissman, PsyD, both EHI instructors and psychologists with extensive experience in private practice. In this

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CE Credits Approved for Jan 22nd Workshop w/ Kirk Schneider, PhD

Depolarizing Therapeutic Presence: Utilizing Concepts of the “Experiential Democracy Dialogue” to Help Therapists Reduce Polarization With Clients Developed and Facilitated by EHI Core Instructor: Kirk Schneider, PhD, Psychologist & EHI President Date: Saturday, January 22, 2021 Time: 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Pacific Time Zone /Sign in to waiting room at 9:45am  Online: via Zoom and Zoom Breakout Rooms  3 CE hours available(live presentation participation). Fee: $18.50. Please contact us for more info regarding the course. Registration Fee: Cost: $35 General/Professional; $20 Student/Elder: $10 Economic Hardship/Equity;No one will be turned away due to lack of funds—please reach out to Michelle via contact form at

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Registration Open for Jan 22nd Workshop w/ Kirk Schneider

This workshop will provide skills for therapists who are challenged by the cultural and political stances of their clients and want to more effectively work through their own charged internal reactions that could adversely affect the therapeutic relationship. Attendees will utilize phases of Kirk’s Experiential Democracy Dialogue from his book, The Depolarizing of America: A Guidebook to Social Healing

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4 E-H Masters Workshop: Still Time to Register!

EHNW Conference on Existential Psychotherapy Four Masters, Four Approaches: An Exploration of Existential Theory and Practice Friday, September 24th – Sunday September 26th 14 CEUs Approved via NASW-Oregon Chapter For the first time, the four contemporary leaders of the four major existential psychotherapy schools of thought in the world, will come together and present their specific theories and approaches, followed

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