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Webinar: The Practice of Self‐Compassion for Mental Health

December 3, 2019 - at 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

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The Practice of Self-Compassion for Mental Health

WHEN: December 3rd from 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

REGISTER for The Practice of Self-Compassion for Mental Health webinar at:

  • What if you could accept the painful moments in your life and embrace yourself with kindness rather than harsh criticism?
  • What if you could remember your imperfections are part of the shared human experience and it’s ok to hold yourself in love and connection?
  • What if you no longer over identified with negative inner dialogue and gave yourself the support you need during difficult times?

The practice of self-compassion works towards the ideal conditions for growth and transformation, and lays the foundation for continuous self-care. Join us in exploring the positive effects of the practice of mindful self-compassion on both our brains and immune systems. We will explore the role of compassion- focused therapy found helpful for individuals impacted by traumatic stress and loss. Let’s take closer look at the benefits of mindful self-compassion as a wellness tool for mental health.

Presenter: Deborah Faust
Ms. Faust is employed by the Mental Health Association in New York State, Inc. as their Director of Family Engagement and Co-Director of Building Connections, a collaborative project with NYS Coalition Against Sexual Assault (NYSCASA.) Prior to her employment with MHANYS she was the Director of Criminal Justice Initiatives for the National Alliance on Mental Illness, (NAMI-NYS.) Ms. Faust has spent her career partnering with families living with chronic stress and loss.

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

December 3rd, 2019 2:00 PM through  3:00 PM
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December 3, 2019
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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