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Clifton Mitchell, Ph.D

Clifton Mitchell

Clifton Mitchell, Ph.D. is Professor of Counseling at East Tennessee State University, where he received the Teacher of the Year award in 2002, and a motivational speaker who specializes in cutting-edge approaches to the management of therapeutic resistance. He is also the author of Effective Techniques for Dealing with Highly Resistant Clients. BFI Summit Continuing Education Faculty Clifton Mitchell, PhD Official Website

http://www.cliftonmitchell.com


Online Courses and DVDs

Legal and Ethical Issues: Sorting Through the Toughest Legal and Ethical Issues

Legal and Ethical Issues: Sorting Through the Toughest Legal and Ethical Issues

3 CEs This training is a must for every therapist and counselors practice. Dr Mitchell begins this training with a basic “ Introduction to Ethics 101.” He then goes in depth into some of the more controversial laws and codes that coul...

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Resistance: Fundamental Principles for Preventing and Resolving Psychological Resistance

Resistance: Fundamental Principles for Preventing and Resolving Psychological Resistance

1.5 CEs You will rethink your definition of resistance after listening to Dr. Clifton Mitchell. He asks the question, “Is resistance in your client or you?” You will learn advanced approaches for managing resistance when it is encount...

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The Art of Therapeutic Language:  Using Priming for Self-Improvement and Client Success

The Art of Therapeutic Language:  Using Priming for Self-Improvement and Client Success

1.5 CEs Most people know more about how to program their DVR than their own mind! Dr. Mitchell’s presentation will teach you how to program the first computer you ever owned--your mind. This entertaining, educational presentation teaches th...

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Therapeutic Dialogue: Maximizing Critical Junctures in Therapeutic Dialogue

Therapeutic Dialogue: Maximizing Critical Junctures in Therapeutic Dialogue

3 CEs You will re-think your definition of clinical resistance. Defining therapeutic resistance in a new way Dr. Clifton Mitchell teaches techniques for moving through critical junctures in the therapeutic dialogue. Specifically, addressed are th...

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