Upcoming Trainings

The SECOE is excited to announce dates for our annual Two Day Evidenced Based Practice Workshop.  This workshop is designed to educate Psychologists, Licensed or Master’s Level Counselors, Therapists and Social Workers in the Southeast Tennessee Region.

 March 19th & 20th, 2018 (Monday and Tuesday)


Kelly Sullivan, Ph.D. & Donna Potter, LCSW


Evidenced Informed Trauma Treatment in the Real World

   Save the DATE!   

Please check our website during the registration dates found on the “Save the Date” for forms and additional information.

Priority registration will be given to Master’s Level Clinicians or higher, who work within the Southeast Region of Tennessee, on a first come first serve basis.


Past SECOE Conferences:

Fostering Resilience in Trauma-Impacted Youth and Families: The Attachment, Self-Regulation, and Competency (ARC) Treatment Framework
Presented by: Kelly Pratt, LICSW
The Trauma Center at JRI

The Intersection of Trauma and Attachment: 
Impact, Assessment and Treatment
Presented by: Kelly Sullivan, Ph.D. & Donna Potter, LCSW
Center For Child and Family Health

Up and Down the Worry Hill: Child-Friendly CBT for Anxiety in Children and Teens
Presented by: Aureen Pinto Wagner, Ph.D.
The Anxiety and Wellness Center

Real Life Heroes: Attachment Centered Treatment for Children with Complex PTSD
Presented by:  Richard Kagan, Ph.D.
Real Life Heroes

Child and Adolescent Psychopharmacology Update
Presented by: John T. Walkup, M.D.
Weill Cornell Medicine

DBT Skills Training
Presented by: Tony DuBose, Psy.D. & Lorie Ritschel, Ph.D.
The Linehan Institute

Attachment, Self-Regulation and Competency: A Framework for Intervention with Traumatized Youth
Presented by: Kelly Pratt, LICSW
Trauma Center

Treatment for Children with Sexual behavior Problems
Presented by: Lisa M. Swisher, Ph.D. & Jimmy Widdifield, Jr., M.A., LPC
National Center on the Sexual Behavior of Youth

Modular Cognitive Behavior Therapy and Combined Treatment for Adolescent Depression: The TADS Approach
Presented by: John Curry, Ph.D.
Duke Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences

Understanding and Helping Complicated Youngsters: The Effects of Maltreatment and Attachment Trauma on Development
Presented by: Patti Van Eys, Ph.D
Dr. Patti Van Eys

We also participate with other Centers of Excellence to propagate evidenced based clinical practices.