Counseling and Psychological Services

Sample Calendar of Training Activities

Training Seminar is attended by the interns. Training Seminar presentations are made by senior staff members and other psychologists and licensed mental health providers from the larger SUU community and Cedar City community. Training Seminar is held on a weekly basis during Fall and Spring Semesters and typically lasts for 50 minutes.

Sample Training Seminar topics and presenters:
Deliberate Practice: OQ-45 and SRS Jennifer Ellsworth, Ph.D.
Group Supervision of Intakes Jennifer Ellsworth, Ph.D.
Licensing, Tracking Hours, Credential Banking Jennifer Ellsworth, Ph.D.
Eating Disorder Overview Jennifer Ellsworth, Ph.D.
Ethical Decision Making Models Kevan LaFrance, Ph.D.
Short-term Therapy Curt Hill, Ph.D.
Time Limited Dynamic Psychotherapy Jennifer Ellsworth, Ph.D.
Couples Therapy Shawn Christiansen, Ph.D.
Bridging the Couple Chasm, Gottman Kevan LaFrance, Ph.D.
Post-doc/Job Applications & Interviews Kevan LaFrance, Ph.D.
Curriculum Vita Workshop Jennifer Ellsworth, Ph.D.
Three Approaches to Psychotherapy: Video Series Jennifer Ellsworth, Ph.D.
Placing Virtue & Good in Psychology Curt Hill, Ph.D.
Evidence-Based Practice Jennifer Ellsworth, Ph.D.
Working with Veterans DeNean Davis, LCSW
Group Therapy Blaine Edwards, CMHC
Motivational Interviewing Maren Hirschi, LCSW
Sand Tray Therapy Susan Garner, LCSW

Interns also attend Diversity Seminar (monthly during Fall and Spring Semesters),Assessment Seminar (every other week during Fall Semester), and Supervision Seminar(every other week during Spring Semester). Like Training Seminar, these presentations are made by senior staff members and other psychologists and licensed mental health providers from the larger SUU community and Cedar City community.

Sample Diversity Seminar topics and presenters:
Rural Culture DeNean Davis, LCSW
Race & Ethnicity Kevan LaFrance, Ph.D.
Sexual Orientation Jennifer Hedrick, CMHC
Religion & Spirituality Curt Hill, Ph.D.
Gender Jennifer Ellsworth, Ph.D.
Social Class Jennifer Ellsworth, Ph.D.
Multicultural Competence Jennifer Ellsworth, Ph.D.
Promoting Social Justice Curt Hill, Ph.D.
Sample Assessment Seminar topics and presenters:
Educational Assessment, Structured Interview Curt Hill, Ph.D.
Learning Disabilities & ADHD

Curt Hill, Ph.D.

Personality Inventories Curt Hill, Ph.D.
Eating Disorder Assessment, Interview Jennifer Ellsworth, Ph.D.
Eating Disorder Assessment, EDI Jennifer Ellsworth, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse Assessment Kevan LaFrance, Ph.D.
Career Assessment, Inventories Brent Jones, MSW
Career Assessment, Card Sort Blaine Edwards, CMHC
Sample Supervision Seminar topics and presenters:
Supervision Models Jennifer Ellsworth, Ph.D.
Supervision: The Good, The Bad, & The Ugly

Curt Hill, Ph.D.

Remediating Skill Difficulties & Deficits Jennifer Ellsworth, Ph.D.
Interpersonal Process Recall Jennifer Ellsworth. Ph.D.