Entries by Amy Julian

Understanding Shame Based Identities, Part I

Care for the Cure June 14, 2021  8:00 AM MDT 90 minutes CEU’s available Description:  This seminar will explore the topic of Shame. Any behavior that is motivated by an inner sense of “not measuring up” is in fact a barrier to healthy relationships.  Shame impacts self-image and creates feelings of defectiveness and worthlessness. Research shows […]

Understanding Shame Based Identities, Part II

Care for the Cure June 14, 2021  10:00 AM MDT 90 minutes CEU’s available Description:  This workshop will give you the opportunity to score your own Traumatic Stress Index which may indicate past traumatic experiences resulting in trauma bonds. Building upon the information learned in Shame Based Identities Part I – this seminar will teach […]

The Role of a Priest or Pastor

June 14, 2021  2:00 PM MDT 120 minutes Description:  The goal of any psycho-spiritual healing process is not just restoration of the former self to a state of peace and hope, but to realize spiritual integration and wholeness which results in a life of holiness. In effect, precisely because of their wounds, the individual may […]

Trauma Trilogy, I

How to Spot Trauma February 28, 2022  8:00 AM MST Part 1 of a combined 90 minute session CEU’s available Description:  This workshop will use case studies to help the clinician distinguish how we can know who needs help de-conditioning a traumatic memory and who does not. Many therapists assume that someone must be “holding […]

Trauma Trilogy, II

Opening the Prison of Caged Trauma and Depression February 22, 2021  8:00 AM MST Part 2 of a combined 90 minute session CEU’s available Description:  Using case studies and facilitator examples, this seminar will explore the long term effects of unresolved trauma. For around 75% of people who experience a trauma, the effects will naturally […]

Trauma Trilogy, III

Which PTSD Treatments Can Make Things Worse? February 28, 2021  8:00 AM MST Part 3 of a combined 90 minute session CEU’s available Description:  It has long been recognized that people who have been through very traumatic experiences often need help if they are to fully recover. A long-established approach is to get victims to […]

Crash Course in Trauma: PTSD, Part 1

2/22/2021  8:00 AM MST 60 minutes CEU’s available Description:  Part I—This two-part seminar will present a trauma-sensitive perspective on how women cope with pregnancy loss after induced abortion. Symptoms of PTSD as they relate to abortion will be described. An examination of how trauma may impact memory will be explored, including amnesia, hyperamnesia, and dissociation. Examples […]

Sex(ism), Identity and Intimacy

. . . in a Pornographic Culture October 17, 2022  12:00 PM MDT 60 minutes Please note: this session is available for Rachel’s Vineyard Team Members only Description: From Internet pornography to MTV, popular culture bombards us with sexualized images of idealized women and men, and conveys powerful messages that help shape our sexuality. These […]

The Art of Retreat Facilitation

June 14, 2021  12:00 PM MDT 60 minutes Please note: this session is available for Rachel’s Vineyard Team Members only Description:  The root of the word facilitation is ʻfacilʼ, or ʻeasyʼ, so facilitation means ʻto make it easyʼ. The role of the facilitator in Rachelʼs Vineyard is to facilitate the work of the Holy Spirit. […]