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Brooke Keffner
March 25th 2015

Get to Know: Brooke Keffner, MA, CAP, ICADC, Case Manager

We welcome to Futures of Palm Beach a new Case Manager & Counselor, Brooke Keffner, MA, CAP, ICADC. Along with an impressive array of clinical experience, Brooke brings a unique therapeutic approach that embraces creative and experiential processing. Social Media Manager Keith Gallant interviewed Brooke about her new role at Futures, and it went like […]

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March 24th 2015

DBT Decoded: Walking the Middle Path

“You exaggerate more than anyone in the whole world!” If you have ever taken part in a disagreement that escalated into extreme statements such as this one, then you know how hard it is to come to an agreement once either or both parties become polarized in their thinking. One metaphor that helps to explain […]

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March 16th 2015

Think FAST

At Futures of Palm Beach, we find that clients are genuinely enthused about the skills taught within Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT). DBT skills fall under one of four quadrants – Mindfulness, Interpersonal Effectiveness, Emotional Regulation and Distress Tolerance – though their qualities and benefits tend to overlap between these overarching categories. Today, as part of […]

March 15th 2015

Will ’50 Shades of Grey’ Cause Sex Addicts to Relapse?

If you haven’t heard about the recent release of the steamy movie 50 Shades of Grey based on the novel of the same name, you have likely been vacationing in a remote and distant land for the past few months – and good for you. But if you’re like most of us, you’ve been inundated […]

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March 11th 2015

Get to Know: Program Director Omar Kamal, MA, MS

Creating a treatment environment that’s safe, efficient and nurturing is no small task. Getting it right requires a team of dedicated professionals, working in harmony under the guidance of skilled directors. One of our most productive leaders is Program Director Omar Kamal. A masterful coordinator of people, places and policies, Omar’s responsibilities include overseeing a highly trained staff […]

WiseMind
March 9th 2015

Wise Mind: A Destination of Choice

The best DBT skills are those that we are able to commit to memory and call upon when life’s twists and turns present challenges to our wellbeing. Wise Mind is a favorite for this very reason. The accompanying visual that’s frequently presented is an overlapping oval – the center of which is the comfortable destination […]

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March 2nd 2015

Radical Acceptance: A Great Place to Start

Radical acceptance is easy, right? Just accept yourself, your situation and others – without judgment or manipulation of the facts – and check this DBT skill off the list as completed.  Now let’s get to work! But like most things in life, it’s not that simple. As humans, the act of being objective about things […]

February 28th 2015

Drop Weight, Not Muscle: 6 Signs You’re Paying Too Much Attention to the Scale

Appearances are often given too much focus in our society. While it’s important to look and feel your best, your best may be completely different from someone else’s best, and comparing the two doesn’t even make sense. The super skinny look of models who walk the runways or the look of someone in their teens […]

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February 26th 2015

East Coast TPAS Collaborative

With the first ever East Coast Collaborative rapidly approaching, this is an exciting time for Treatment Professionals in Alumni Services (TPAS), Futures of Palm Beach, and alumni professionals from around the country.  Seasoned Collaborative participants and first time attendees will join together April 19-22 in beautiful St. Johns, Florida. With the selection of Marywood Retreat […]

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