Trainings and Retreats

bridgeWe offer trainings on topics relevant to resiliency – for individuals, organization, and community groups.

Learn more about a range of opportunities from nature-based programs to support professional helpers to customized team retreats here at the center to on-site trauma and wellness programming for your organization.

Types of Trainings

Click below to learn more about our trainings and the practitioners who offer them.

  • Continuing Education for Professional Psychotherapists

    The Resiliency Center offers continuing education for professional psychologists. Practitioners Michael R. Bridges, M.S., Ph.D. Dr. Bridges has presented at national and international professional organizations since the early 1990s on topics as diverse the personality assessment of psychopaths and serial killers to the cardiovascular changes that distinguish clients who experience positive change in psychotherapy from those who […]


  • Nature Inspired Resiliency Retreats

    Nature inspired resiliency tools are a bridge between increasingly complex home and work lives and decreasing access to green spaces. They bring the proven benefits of a forest walk into our daily life and work environments reducing the effects of stress, easing anxiety, improving memory and mental focus, enhancing creativity, improving group dynamics and teamwork.


  • Professional Trainings on Trauma and Resiliency

    Professional trainings on trauma and resiliency educate individuals and organizations, provide forums for increased self-awareness and community-building, and creatively support the needs of helpers to nurture themselves as well as others.


  • Recreational Therapy Workshops and Trainings

    Recreational Therapy workshops and trainings are creative programs that get everyone engaged. These trainings work with various populations within various settings including women/men, adolescents, teen parents, adoptive adolescents, adjudicated/at risk youth, participants affected by violence & trauma, and participants with recovery challenges.