Training

Terry Levy, Ph.D., B.C.F.E. is an internationally respected teacher, trainer and clinician with an expertise in the treatment of trauma and attachment disorders in children, teens, adults and couples. Throughout the year, he offers professional training for mental health and social service professionals from his home base at the Evergreen Psychotherapy Center in Evergreen, Colo.; and at seminars hosted across the United States and around the world.

Professional training provided by Dr. Levy aims to help professionals learn concepts and develop skills that facilitate positive change in their clients. Training covers effective assessment and therapeutic techniques for children, families, adults and couples and is based on the latest research in neurobiology, trauma, attachment therapy and resilience.

Dr. Levy teaching in Japan

Free resource for therapists: Life Script

Mental healthcare providers might benefit from having a copy of Life Script, a questionnaire developed by Evergreen Psychotherapy Center founders to help therapists and their clients start discussions about family-of-origin issues. Dr. Levy invites you to contact him with questions about Life Script — and training opportunities through Evergreen Psychotherapy Center.

Masterclass with Diane Poole Heller

July 13
Healing Parents Training

August 17
Attachment Communication Training

September 14
Corrective Attachment Therapy and Parenting

October 19
Facilitating Mother-Daughter Attachment

Live Webinars

Trauma & Attachment: Effective Treatment Strategies
September 17
8 a.m. – 4 p.m. (CDT)
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What is attachment?

It is the deep and enduring connection established between a child and caregiver in the first several years of life. However, more and more children are failing to develop secure attachments to loving, protective caregivers. These children are left without the most important foundation for healthy development and are at risk for:
  • low self-esteem
  • lack of self-control
  • antisocial attitudes and behaviors
  • aggression and violence
  • lack of empathy, compassion and remorse
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Recommended reading

These books and journal articles explain the most important aspects of attachment in adults and children, child maltreatment, treatment approaches, parenting and related social issues.