How Mindfulness Can Assist Both the Therapist and the Client(s) Toward Successful Outcomes

This presentation will begin with me sharing the role mindfulness has played in my personal wellness and, in turn, my success as a therapist. I will go over some basic principles of mindfulness which includes highlighting how mindfulness compliments other modalities in our systemic therapeutic practice. This presentation will talk about the importance of self care and the role mindfulness can play regarding our personal wellbeing.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Participants will learn the basic principles of mindfulness.
  2. Participants will learn how mindfulness can be incorporated into a systemic therapeutic practice.
  3. Participants will learn how to incorporate mindfulness via self-care practices.

Tyler Van Zeeland, LMFT-IT

Speaker Information

Tyler Van Zeeland is an LMFT-IT.  He graduated from Northcentral University’s online Marriage and Family Therapy Program in 2021.  He currently works at Oshkosh Marriage and Family Therapy Center, LLC. Here, he provides therapy from a solution-focused modality while incorporating other models and theories into this main model of change. Tyler is a proud father of three amazing children: Brooklyn, Ella, and Ty; while also being a brilliant fur-dad to dog Gypsy. Tyler has both personal and therapeutic experience with addiction and the recovery of addiction. It was from this experience that he began to center his life around mindfulness, exercise, and self-care via a good nap! It is hoped through this presentation that you too can learn to be mindful of what your body, mind, and spirit need in order to stay centered and have a solid “peace” of mind to practice therapy from.