Professional Workshops

Certificate in Applied Positive Psychology (CAPP), with Katie Conlon, M.A., MAPP

OS 1 (Positivity) September 24 & 25, OS 2 (Positivity) October 22-23, OS 3 (Engagement) November 12-13, OS 4 (Relationships) December 3-4, 2016; OS 5 (Meaning) January 7-8, OS 6 (Achievement) February 4-5, OS7 (Vitality) March 4-5, 2017. Total cost of the 6-month course (which includes teleclasses and webinars in between onsite meetings) is $4,500 if paid in full, or $4,200 if paid in full by July 25, 2016. Payment plans are also available. Coaches who complete the CAPP Certification program also earn 36 ICF CCE’s upon graduation.


Become certified as a Positive Psychology Practitioner – an expert in the theory, science and application of positive psychology – and use this knowledge to help individuals, organizations and communities build the six pathways of flourishing and well-being: enhanced positive emotions, experiences of engagement, meaning and purpose, authentic positive relationships, accomplishment, and vitality. This 200-hour 6-month program is certified by The Flourishing Center and designed around the model of flourishing developed by Dr. Martin Seligman, founder of Positive Psychology, with an added emphasis on physical well-being. CAPP students receive more than 2,900 content-rich powerpoint decks, research paper summaries, tools, activities, and worksheets to reuse after the program, and join a lifetime community of colleagues doing amazing things in the world. More information and registration or email Katie Conlon with any questions.


Trauma Training for Acupuncturists
Restoration & Balance After Trauma with Alaine Duncan, M.Ac., L.Ac., Dipl.Ac., SEP

Awakening Arousal, September 30 & October 1, 2016
Signaling Threat, December 9 & 10, 2016
Mobilizing A Response, March 10 & 11, 2017
Restoring Coherence, June 9 & 10, 2016
Digesting the Gristle, August 25 & 26, 2017

Friday and Saturday, 9:30 – 5:30
$350 per workshop; Register for all 5 by October 1 for $1500. 12 PDAs (pending) for each module.

Learn interaction, observation, and touch skills to enhance acupuncture treatment and help restore balance for trauma survivors.  This series of five seasonal workshops follows the steps of our self-protective response.  Alaine’s unique approach explores the interface of Chinese physiology, the Five Phases, and the autonomic nervous system in trauma. Register today: More info: Alaine Duncan 301-806-4003;