Learning Objectives


As a result of participating in this training, attendees will be better able to:

1) Describe compassion and its evolutionary basis
2) Explain the evolutionary context of criminogenic need and shame
3) Apply a compassionate formulation to criminogenic need
4) Implement treatment approaches for ameliorating self-criticism and shame
5) Use treatment techniques to develop compassion in clients in order to facilitate their capacities for self-regulation and guilt 
6) Practice self-compassion for professional self-care and effective therapy