All seminars are held at Care and Counseling, 12141 Ladue Road, St. Louis, MO, 63141. The fee for each seminar is $25, or $15 for students and provisionally licensed clinicians, and provides 1.25 CE hours. For more information on each session and to register, simply click on the title or call 314-878-4340. Questions may also be sent via e-mail to


Care and Counseling has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider (ACEP), ACEP No. 5706.  Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. Care and Counseling is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.


For more information and to register, click on the orange seminar title below:


2017 Spring Seminar Series


Sexualized Violence and the Media: Public Accounts, Private Triggers
January 11, 2017 | 10:30 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.
Rev. Kristen J. Leslie, PhD


Self-Care for the Helping Professional
January 25, 2017 | 10:30 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.
Laura Albers, MS, LPC, Certified Wellness Coach


Working with Parents
February 8, 2017 | 10:30 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.
Chester Smith, MEd, LPC


Multiaxial Assessment of New Patients
February 22, 2017 | 10:30 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.
Renuka Patel, MD


Understanding Introversion in an Extroverted World: Implications for Practice
March 8, 2017 | 10:30 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.
Chris Frey, MSW, ACSW, LCSW


Shame and Grace in the Therapeutic Relationship: A Framework for Healing
March 22, 2017 | 10:30 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.
Petra Blum, PhD, LPC


Psychodynamic Case Formulation; Treating Patients with Eating Disorder Symptoms
April 12, 2017 | 10:30 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.
Elizabeth Bloomfield-Deal, LPC


Foreplay: Using Gestures of Intention and Playfulness to Increase Intimacy
April 26, 2017 | 10:30 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.
Monica Lieser, MMFT, LMFT, LPC


Infant Research and Adult Psychotherapy
May 10, 2017 | 10:30 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.
Andrew Chirchirillo, PhD