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ICCE Leadership

Scott D. Miller, Ph.D. is the founder of the International Center for Clinical Excellence an international consortium of clinicians, researchers, and educators dedicated to promoting excellence in behavioral health services. Dr. Miller conducts workshops and training in the United States and abroad, helping hundreds of agencies and organizations, both public and private, to achieve superior results.

He is one of a handful of "invited faculty" whose work, thinking, and research is featured at the prestigious "Evolution of Psychotherapy Conference." His humorous and engaging presentation style and command of the research literature consistently inspires practitioners, administrators, and policy makers to make effective changes in service delivery. Show less

Julie Tilsen

Julie Tilsen, Director of Ethics and Practice USA


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Highly regarded for her creative and interactive teaching style, Julie is known for her ability to integrate theory and practice in accessible, meaningful and fun ways. Since 1985, she has worked in settings ranging from psychiatric hospitals to community health clinics, private practice to residential treatment, university counseling centers to youth shelters and street outreach. In addition to her therapy practice, Julie provides clinical supervision, training and consultation to a variety of agencies, therapists, and youthworkers. Julie is an in-demand presentor and publishes on a variety of topics related to socially just/anti-oppressive practices, narrative therapy, and constructionist approaches to practice and research. During trainings, she is likely to throw candy and/or change at participants. Julie is a Licensed Psychologist in Minnesota and holds a Masters in Counseling Psychology and a PhD in Social Sciences. Show less

Cynthia Maeschalck

Cynthia Maeschalck, MA, CCC (Counselling Psychology) - ICCE Community Manager & Director of Professional Development. ICCE Certified Trainer. Canada

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Cynthia has over three decades of experience as a counsellor, clinical supervisor and manager in mental health and addiction services. She has used Feedback Informed Treatment (FIT) in her practice and has been training clinicians in the use of FIT since 2005. She has successfully led agencies through pilot projects and implementation of FIT and has provided training and consultation in FIT to clinicians and agencies from around the world. Her practical experience is an asset in helping clinicians, supervisors, managers and agencies effectively implement Feedback Informed Treatment (FIT) into practice. Cynthia has been a Senior Associate and Certified Trainer with the ICCE since its inception. She is also an ICCE faculty member, developing curriculum and co-facilitating ICCE training events. She has written several articles about FIT, helped to develop the ICCE Core Competencies and is co-author of 3 of the 6 ICCE FIT manuals. Show less

A psychologist by profession Brendan has over 20 years experience in the healthcare and employee-wellbeing sectors with a particular interest in promoting psychological health and well-being, the role of feedback in treatment outcome and clinician performance improvement.

He has considerable experience working one-to-one with clients, helping them mobilise their strengths and abilities and take specific steps towards solutions, thereby improving their well-being and performance. A trainer and consultant to healthcare and social care professionals on solution focused approaches to psychological wellness, he has co-authored Becoming a Solution Detective a best-selling textbook on outcome-focused psychological interventions. Show less

Susanne Bargmann

Susanne Bargmann, ICCE Senior Advisor & ICCE Certified Trainer. Denmark


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Susanne Bargmann is a licensed psychologist and specialist in psychotherapy, has over 8 years of experience working with CDOI / FIT with various populations. She has specialized in treating eating disorder problems, and is part of organizing and teaching a national education for professionals in Denmark working with eating disorder problems. She had written several articles about CDOI / FIT in Danish and has recently published an article discussing the idea of Evidence Based Practice, and how CDOI / FIT can contribute to another way of understanding this concept. Susanne works with clinical practice, supervision, training and agency implementation of CDOI / FIT and formalized client feedback is an integrated part of her practice. Besides CDOI / FIT she does trainings on a variety of topics, among other narrative therapy, eating disorder treatment and understanding teenagers. Susanne is dedicated to influencing the way professionals think about therapy and diagnosis. Show less

Jason Seidel

Jason Seidel, Director of research. ICCE Certified Trainer. USA


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Jason Seidel is a Denver psychologist in private practice, and has worked in psychological and counseling services for over 20 years. Jason is one of the first psychotherapists to ever report his outcomes in rigorous detail on the Internet. He has demonstrated best-in-class psychotherapy outcomes for adults since he began formally tracking client progress in 2004. Clinically, he specializes in the integration of intolerable emotions and healing the impact of extreme experiences, having deliberately practiced helping others in the deep end of the pool since he was a teenager. He has also worked in the fields of biopsychiatry, business development, and mythopoetic initiation and mentoring. In addition to practicing what he preaches with his own therapy clients, Jason brings his open heart, brutal honesty, and quick sense of humor to consultations with individuals and organizations, helping them massively improve outcomes and service quality. Show less

Mark A. Hubble PHD

Mark A. Hubble PHD, Senior Advisor and Founding Member. USA


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Mark A. Hubble, PhD, a national consultant, has co-authored and co-edited several books -- including, among others, The Handbook of Solution-Focused Brief Therapy, Escape from Babel: Toward a Unifying Language for Psychotherapy Practice, Staying on Top and Keeping the Sand Out of Your Pants: A Surfer’s Guide to the Good Life -- and was the lead editor for the award winning, first edition of The Heart and Soul of Change. Mark is a graduate of the prestigious postdoctoral fellowship in clinical psychology at Menninger and formerly served on the editorial review board for the Journal of Systemic Therapies. In years past, he founded and directed the Brief Therapy Clinic at the University of Missouri, Kansas City, and was a contributing editor for the then, Family Therapy Networker.

With Scott Miller, his most recent work has focused on expert performance, deliberate practice, and the history and role of “magick” in psychotherapy. Mark is also a professional bass player. Show less

ICCE Senior Associates

Bob Bertolino

Bob Bertolino, ICCE Certified Trainer USA


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Bob Bertolino, Ph.D., is an Associate Professor of Rehabilitation Counseling at Maryville University in St. Louis, Missouri. He is also Sr. Clinical Advisor at Youth In Need, Inc. Bob has taught over 400 workshops throughout the United States and internationally. He has authored or co-authored 13 books including Strengths-Based Engagement and Practice: Creating Effective Helping Relationships, and The Therapists Notebook on Positive Psychology, and Thriving on the Front Lines: Strengths-Based Youth Care Work. Bob is licensed as a marital and family therapist and professional counselor in the state of Missouri, is a National Certified Counselor, a Certified Rehabilitation Counselor, a National Board Certified Clinical Hypnotherapist, and a clinical member of the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy. Show less

Eeuwe Schuckard

Eeuwe Schuckard, ICCE Certified Trainer New Zealand


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Eeuwe Schuckard is a Psychologist currently working for Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS) in Porirua, New Zealand. This public service offers multidisciplinary assessment and intervention for children and adolescents experiencing mental health difficulties. Eeuwe started his practice after completing the Child and Family Psychology programme at Canterbury University in 2009. In 2012, Eeuwe completed both the Advanced FIT and Training of Trainers courses and, with the assistance of other CAMHS clinicians, set up formalised outcome management at the service. Gathering outcome data is now routine and many clinicians have sufficient data to estimate their relative effectiveness. There are also ongoing efforts to improve and tailor services using client feedback. Show less

Alan Scheuermann

Alan Scheuermann, ICCE Certified Trainer Germany


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With 18 years of experience in a wide variety of settings and the last 10 years working directly with military members and their families, Alan has developed a fierce advocacy for the central role of the client's voice in decisions regarding ongoing clinical work. He has utilized client-directed, outcome informed processes to enhance outcomes and meet clients' needs in challenging settings. Specific work has focused on introducing and expanding the practice of priviledging the client's voice in treatment decisions in schools and in military behavioral health systems. Alan has presented at international conferences regarding the use of client ratings of outcome and alliance feedback to inform therapist decision-making while being grounded in APA's definition of evidenced-based practice. Show less

Rob Axsen

Rob Axsen, ICCE Certified Trainer Canada


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Spanning nearly 30 years in the helping field, Rob has worked in corrections, youth, mental health and addictions programs. Rob has over 25 years experience as a clinical supervisor and consultant, and is also an accomplished addictions trainer in private practice and at the Justice Institute of British Columbia. He currently works half-time as an Adult Addiction Counsellor for Vancouver Coastal Health, at an inner-city Primary Care clinic, and is the Clinical Lead for implementation of CDOI / FIT practice. Rob is known for his ability to offer practice-oriented information in an experiential format, encouraging training participants to quickly integrate new material into their current practice. Show less

Bill Robinson

Bill Robinson, ICCE Certified Trainer Australia


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Bill Robinson is based in Mandurah Western Australia and is an accredited counselor with twenty five years experience. He is a senior supervisor with Relationships Australia, a nationwide organization specializing in counseling, mediation and education services. He provides training and consultancy in Client Directed Outcome Informed practice and has published articles on the subject in professional journals. Bill is committed to exploring how CDOI / FIT can be applied more widely in the Australian context to make services more effective and to enhance accountability to clients and funding bodies. Show less

Robbie Babins-Wagner

Robbie Babins-Wagner, ICCE Certified Trainer Canada


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Robbie Babins-Wagner, MSW, PhD (C) is an AAMFT Approved Supervisor with over 31 years experience as a therapist and clinical supervisor having worked in the Health, Mental Health and Nonprofit sectors in Canada. Robbie has taught in the Faculty of Social Work, University of Calgary since 1982. She is currently the CEO of Calgary Counselling Centre, the largest community based provider of counselling services in Calgary, where she implemented CDOI / FIT practice. Robbie has spearheaded the development of the Calgary Centre for Counselling Research in partnership with the Faculty of Social Work, University of Calgary, which will explore and develop ways to encourage a closer integration of counselling education, research and practice. With a passion for training clinicians, Robbie has presented at conferences and workshops, locally, provincially, nationally and internationally. In 2006, the Calgary Herald named Robbie as one of Calgary's new pioneers who will shape our future. Show less

Daryl Chow

Daryl Chow, ICCE Certified Trainer Australia


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Originally from Singapore, Daryl is currently based in Western Australia,working with the Specialist Psychological Outreach Team.. As part of my PhD, I have been researching the development and practices of highly effective psychotherapists. He has been using FIT since 2004. Show less

David Prescott

David Prescott, ICCE Certified Trainer USA


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David Prescott serves as Director of Professional Development and as a Clinical Director for the Becket Family of Services in Northern New England. He has produced 14 book projects and numerous articles and chapters in the areas of assessing and treating sexual violence and trauma. He is also the lead editor for the upcoming book, Feedback-Informed Treatment in Clinical Practice: Reaching for Excellence, in press with the American Psychological Association Press. Mr. Prescott is a past president of the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers, the largest professional organization of its kind in the world. He is also the 2014 recipient of that organization’s Distinguished Contribution award, one of only a handful of recipients. He has lectured and consulted to programs around the world, including serves on the editorial boards of three journals, including Motivational Interviewing: Training, Research, Implementation, and Practice, as well as Sexual Abuse: A Journal of Research and Treatment and the Journal of Sexual Aggression. Show less

Liz Pluut

Liz Pluut, ICCE Certified Trainer Holland


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Liz Pluut is Psychologist (Drs) , Psychotherapist (BIG) and a Clinical Supervisor . After working several years at the university clinic in Amsterdam ( PI) Liz has now more than 30 years of experience in treating children, adolescents and families in her private practice in Castricum, Holland. Since 2006 she has worked with FIT in her private practice . Liz is committed to exploring how CDOI/FIT/PCOMS can be applied more widely in The Netherlands and Europe. In 2013 she organized the 2nd International Achieving Clinical Excellence (ACE)Conference in Amsterdam. Liz offers training, consultation and supervision to colleagues and Mental Health Institutes in Holland. She also advises Institutes on how to implement FIT in a sustainable way.
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Bill Andrews, ICCE Certified Trainer

Bill Andrews, ICCE Certified Trainer UK


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Following a former career as a dentist, Bill trained as a human givens therapist, graduating in 2004. He is also an accredited Human Givens supervisor. He completed his MSc in psychological trauma at University of Chester in 2013.

For the last 10 years Bill has championed the role that client feedback has to play in assisting practitioners of all persuasions to understand the client perspective more clearly. In addition to his therapy practice, he works as a consultant and supervisor in relation to outcome informed practice. A senior associate with ICCE, Bill has published several articles about using feedback in treatment and has lectured internationally on the subject.

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ICCE Certified Trainers

Leslie Berfknecht

Leslie Berfknecht, MSW, LCSW, ICCE Certified Trainer USA

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Leslie is a licensed clinical social worker with a background in criminal justice. She works with offender and high-risk populations and serves as a treatment supervisor at in a sexual offender treatment program for civilly committed adult males. She has been using FIT since 2012. Show less

Christophe Cazauvieilh

Christophe Cazauvieilh, MA, ICCE Certified Trainer France

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Christophe is a clinical Psychologist with a specialization in Health Psychology. Originally trained in hypnosis and brief therapy, his current practice focuses on FIT and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT). He has been using FIT since 2007. Show less

Laure Tang Jensby

Laure Tang Jensby, MA, PSYCHOLOGIST, ICCE Certified Trainer Denmark

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Laura works with children, youth and families at an agency in Copenhagen where she leads the implementation and supervision of FIT. Laura has been using FIT since 2010. Show less

Barry McClatchey

Barry McClatchey, MSW, ICCE Certified Trainer Canada

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Co-director of the Halifax Brief Therapy Centre, a therapy training & clinical supervision consultancy in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Barry also works as a clinical therapist with individuals, couples and families for the Department of National Defense. Show less

Karen Fleming

Karen Fleming, PHD, ICCE Certified Trainer USA

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Karen is the Director of Adult Counseling at Coleman Professional Services. She has 17 years of experience, and currently serves as team leader for a program designed to help individuals recover after a first episode of psychosis. Show less

Russ Hansen

Russ Hansen, MA, ICCE Certified Trainer USA

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Russ Hansen is the Clinical Director, Quality Assurance Director and Staff Development Trainer for Youth for Change, a California-based non-profit agency. He is also in private practice, the co-owner of Wellspring Therapeutic Alliance LLC., and a Community College Instructor Show less

Gregg Loo

Gregg Loo, MA, RCC, ICCE Certified Trainer Canada

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Gregg is a Registered Clinical Counselor in Vancouver, Canada. He specializes in the field of concurrent disorders and providing training on working with addictions. Gregg has been using FIT since 2004. Show less

Randy Moss

Randy Moss, PHD, LP, Certified Addictions Specialist, ICCE Certified Trainer USA

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Randy specializes in co-occurring disorders, trauma informed practices, and work with adolescents and transitional aged adults. He has been working with FIT since 2004. Show less

Kerstin Oqvist

Kerstin Oqvist, BA, ICCE Certified Trainer Sweden

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Kerstin is a social worker at Maria Ungdom in Stockholm. She works with children, young adults, and families addressing substance abuse concerns. Kerstin has been using FIT since 2002. Show less

Henrik Vesterhauge-Petersen

Henrik Vesterhauge-Petersen, BA, LICENSED FAMILY THERAPIST, ICCE Certified Trainer Denmark

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Henrik teaches, supervises and works as a consultant for family services, child protection workers, foster home services, disabled children, teenagers at risk, addiction treatment, and recovery oriented rehabilitation. He has been using FIT since 2007. Show less

Johnny Engedal

Johnny Engedal, BA, ICCE Certified Trainer Denmark

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Johnny provides couples and family therapy with children, youth, and adults, as well as clinical supervision. He has been using FIT since 2009. Show less

Tove Snedker, BA

Tove Snedker, BA, ICCE Certified Trainer Denmark

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Tove is a family therapist who works with couples, children, youth, & adults. She does sandplay therapy and has been using FIT since 2011. Show less

Arnold Woodruff

Arnold Woodruff, Certified FIT Trainer US

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Arnold is currently a licensed marriage and family therapist at Help Your Way in Richmond, VA. He is an Approved Supervisor for AAMFT and provides supervision to persons seeking licensing in Virginia. Show less

Frank Asmus

Frank Asmus, Certified FIT Trainer Netherlands

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Frank Asmus, is a psychiatrist and family therapist (supervisor). He is the head of an agency (part of MoleMann Mental Health) that provides family oriented services to children and adults in Rotterdam. Frank has implemented FIT in his agency since 2007.
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Daniel Buccino

Daniel Buccino, Certified FIT Trainer US

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Daniel L. Buccino LCSW-C, BCD is clinical supervisor and student coordinator in the Adult Outpatient Community Psychiatry Program at the Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, in Baltimore, Maryland, and clinical director of its Mood Disorders Clinic. A drummer and a runner, he is also founder and director of the Baltimore Psychotherapy Institute and director of the Johns Hopkins Civility Initiative. Mr. Buccino is on the faculties of the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, the Smith College School for Social Work, and the University of Maryland School of Social Work. Show less

Mark Goheen

Mark Goheen, Certified FIT Trainer Canada

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Mark D. Goheen, M.A., Registered Clinical Counsellor has served as a clinician, educator and researcher in the Mental Health & Substance field for over 25 years. As a Clinical Specialist at Fraser Health (British Columbia, Canada), he is dedicated to the evolution of client centered health programs that support each person served in living a preferred identity. Mark has been utilizing outcome based practices for over a decade. Show less

Cindy Hansen

Cindy Hansen, Certified FIT Trainer Canada

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Cindy Hansen, BA-Psych, HHP, has dedicated her career to developing innovative online technology that help therapists increase their effectiveness. She is currently serving as vice president of Health-Factors, the company that developed both MyOutcomes and FIT eLearning. As a certified FIT trainer, Cindy specializes in the successful implementation of MyOutcomes into clinical practice. Show less

Bogdan Cezar Ion

Bogdan Cezar Ion, Certified FIT Trainer Romania

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Bogdan Cezar Ion, PHD, is a clinical psychologist, a clinical supervisor and a trainer in psychotherapy. He is trained and certified in a couple of clinical methods including Brief Therapies (SFBT, Collaborative and Narrative Approaches, Strategic Therapy), CBT and Clinical Hypnosis, but his main focus is beyond models in promoting practice based evidence and supporting documented professional improvement. He has used ORS/SRS from 2002 and is involved in the last six years in spreading FIT to mental health practitioners and in providing consultancy and supervision to support FIT implementation.
Bogdan has served for more than 19 years as a catalyst for meaningful learning and change both in private practice and in Bucharest University, where he teaches as a lecturer in the Master Degree Programs in Clinical Psychology. He is the head of the Romanian Brief Therapies Association and also a founding member of some high prestige professional associations and institutes.
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Magnus Johanssen

Magnus Johanssen, Certified FIT Trainer Sweden

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Magnus works as a social worker at the Addiction Center in Stockholm, Riddargatan 1. He also does research at Karolinska Institute, focused on Internet based interventions and training in Motivational Interviewing. Magnus has been using FIT in 2006. Show less

Charles LeMieux

Charles LeMieux, Certified FIT Trainer US

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Using ongoing feedback from his clients, Charles creates dynamic partnerships to achieve positive outcomes. Charles has a Masters Degree from Fairfield University, a Bachelor's Degree from Harvard College, and is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. Show less

David Nylund

David Nylund, Certified FIT Trainer US

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David Nylund, LCSW, PhD is a professor of Social Work at California State University, Sacramento and the Clinical Director of the Gender Health Center. Show less

Flip Jan van Oenen

Flip Jan van Oenen, Certified FIT Trainer Netherlands

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Flip Jan van Oenen is a physician and family therapist working in Emergency Psychiatry and in a Center for family- and couples therapy. He is also a supervisor in family therapy. He is the author of a book about crisis intervention, and as a researcher he has published articles about FIT in professional journals. He has been using FIT since 2007. He lives in Amsterdam, Holland and works for Arkin Mental Health Institute in Amsterdam. Show less

Sidney Shaw

Sidney Shaw, Certified FIT Trainer US

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Sidney Shaw is a faculty member in a Clinical Mental Health Counseling Program and works in private practice with adolescents and adults. He lives in Missoula, Montana and has been using FIT since 2006. Show less

Stephen Michael

Stephen Michael, Certified FIT Trainer USA

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Stephen Michael, DrPH, LISAC (Licensed Independent Substance Abuse Counselor) has over 25 years of experience in behavioral health in a private and public sectors. He has been an avid user of feedback and outcomes to improve programs throughout his career and is very adept at helping set up systems to monitor feedback and outcomes regardless of program size. Show less

Annemieke Oomen

Annemieke Oomen, Certified CIT Trainer Netherlands

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Annemieke works in a private practice. She works with families, adults, children and adolescents. She also provides training in Solution Focused Therapy and feedback informed treatment (FIT). Show less

Von Borg

Von Borg, Certified FIT Trainer Japan & US

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Von F. Borg, MS, LPCC, LADC is a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor and Licensed Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselor with Board Approved Supervisor status with more than twenty years of experience in the counseling field. Von has worked since 1997 as a therapist and clinical supervisor providing prevention, education, and counseling services to adolescents and their families of US service members stationed in Germany. Since 2004, Von has been part of the leading edge in behavioral health research and practice, using CDOI/FIT for tracking effectiveness in his work with adolescents and with those he supervises. Von specializes in computer training and support, developing supervisory/management tools used to establish and maintain case records, tracking patient outcome measures, and evaluating counselor and program utilization. Show less

Gunnar Lindfelt

Gunnar Lindfelt, Certified FIT Trainer Sweden

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Gunnar works as an alcohol and drug counsellor, supervisor and educator of Solution Focused Brief Therapy and Feedback Informed Treatment. Gunnar has worked with the ORS/SRS for over 8 years. Show less

Aaron Frost, Ph.D

Aaron Frost, Ph.D, Certified FIT Trainer Australia

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Aaron is a Clinical Psychologist with over 15 years of experience in Research, Teaching and Practice. He is the director of an outcome based practice that currently has 12 consulting therapists, and provides training and consultation to healthcare organisations around FIT implementation Show less

Kari Markkula

Kari Markkula, Certified FIT Trainer Sweden

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Kari has been a social worker and family therapist for 40 years, for the moment mostly doing couples counselling. Kari stumbled over FIT by chance in 2009 and loved it since. He has been implementing FIT widely in the city of Linköping, Sweden. Show less

Steffen Meinhardt

Steffen Meinhardt, Certified FIT Trainer Denmark

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Steffen Meinhardt is a licensed Psychologist. He works with children, adolescents and adults in at risk families. He also works young adults who has spent their childhood in foster care or institutional care. He is part of the team that leads the implementation and supervision of FIT in his organization, and he has experience in implementing FIT in other agencies as well. Steffen has been using FIT in 2011. Show less

Rikke Baes

Rikke Baes, ICCE Certified Trainer Denmark

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I work as a family therapist in the public sector and provide family therapy to at risk families, couples, young children and adolescents. I teach and supervise in FIT and helps to implement FIT at my workplace. I was first introduced to FIT back in 2004, have had a strong interest ever since and from 2011 I have been applying FIT actively in all my therapeutic work. Show less

Jeb Sawyer

Jeb Sawyer, ICCE Certified Trainer US

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Jeb is the co-owner and president of the Relationship Therapy Center in Minnesota where he specializes in using Feedback Informed Treatment in a couples’ therapy setting. Jeb is passionate about promoting accountability and encouraging his staff to live by the motto of "do what works" with their clients. Show less

Michael Thomas

Michael Thomas, Certified FIT Trainer US

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Michael is a psychologist and training director at a health and wellness center in Minneapolis, Minnesota. FIT has become an integral component to Michael's clinical training program and he has been actively providing consultation, coaching, and supervision to support FIT implementation within his organization. Michael is known for his attention to detail in program design, implementation, and evaluation. Show less

Marlene Stokholm

Marlene Stokholm, Certified FIT Trainer Denmark

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Marlene is a clinical psychologist working therapeutically with families in a public agency in Copenhagen. She also teaches, supervises and is in charge of FIT implementation processes and trainings in different professional services. Marlene has a special interest in developing and implementing FIT practices around work with children and their families and their professional network. Show less

Christopher Schmitz

Christopher Schmitz, Certified FIT Trainer Denmark

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Christopher is the owner of Komphash - Navigation i hashmisbrug! and is a specialist in treatment of cannabis addiction. He has written a book about parents coaching "Forælder Til hashryger", for parents who have children with cannabis addiction. Besides teaching professionals on how to approach children with cannabis addiction, he is the initiator and coordinator of Netværk af Danske Cannabis Behandlere, a national network of Danish cannabis addiction counselors. He is also responsible for the Danish HAP-education together with founder of the HAP-treatment approach Thomas Lundqvist. Christopher uses Feedback Informed Treatment in his setting of addiction treatment and is a FIT-supervisor for addiction counselors. Show less

Bruno Vinther

Bruno Vinther, Certified FIT Trainer Denmark

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Bruno is a trainer psychologist working in a family therapy center in Denmark as well as in private practice. He has extensive experience working with FIT in a variety of settings and with a variety of populations. Bruno currently works with families, adults, group therapy, couples therapy, families and individuals. He is also a FIT-teacher and FIT-supervisor, as well as workshop organizer. Show less

 Elisabeth Staberg

Elisabeth Staberg, Certified FIT Trainer Sweden

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Elisabeth has been a social worker for many years working in health care and in schools with children. Since 2009 she has been working with a focus on couple’s counselling and supervision for professionals. She has been using FIT since 2011 and says “I am still amazed over how stimulating and useful it is!” Show less

Jonas Friedrichsen

Jonas Friedrichsen, Certified FIT Trainer Denmark

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Jonas is an authorized psychologist, working at a youth center in Aarhus, Denmark. His primary field is therapy and clinical examinations with young people and their families. He is currently teaching, counselling and doing supervision at different family and treatment centers. Show less

Erika Norman

Erika Norman, Certified FIT Trainer Canada

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Erika is grateful for having the good fortune of being introduced to FIT at the start of her clinical career, and now has 11 years of experience using FIT. More recently, she has facilitated workshops to agencies integrating FIT into their settings. Additionally, Erika works as a Concurrent Disorder counsellor, with a strong focus on mindfulness, in Vancouver, Canada. Show less

Ulla Qwist

Ulla Qwist, Certified FIT Trainer Denmark

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Ulla Qwist works with adolescents and young adults (age 16-30 years) experiencing mental illness including emotional instability, personal disorder, anxiety, depression and eating disorders. Ulla has been using FIT since 2011 and has been implementing FIT over the last years in the organisation where she works. Ulla received training at Malborough Family Service Center London, Inpraxis and Solution, Denmark. Show less

Kaye Frankcom, M. Psych (Clinical)

Kaye Frankcom, M. Psych (Clinical), Certified FIT Trainer Australia

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Kaye is a Clinical & Counselling Psychologist with over 28 years of experience in psychology and psychotherapy particularly in private practice in Australia. She provides supervision, consultation and training in the use of FIT ideas and tools to improve treatment effectiveness. Kaye has been using FIT in her own practice since 2001. Show less

René Essom

René Essom, Certified FIT Trainer Denmark

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René has been using FIT since 2011 and implemented FIT in a social psychiatry organization where he worked until recently. Currently, he is working as head of a Child and Family treatment agency that offers testing, assistance, counselling and therapy and is integrating FIT as part of his work there. René has received training at Marlborough Family Service Center, London, Inpraxis, Attractor, Villa Venire and Copenhagen Business School (MPG), Denmark. Show less

 Anita Harder

Anita Harder, Certified FIT Trainer Canada

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Anita is a Registered Psychologist in Calgary Alberta, Canada where she works for the Calgary Women’s Emergency Shelter. There she works with adolescents and adults who have experienced or perpetrated violence and abuse. She has been using FIT since 2010 and is excited to be co-leading FIT implementation, training and supervision for the agency. Show less

Thea Vondracek

Thea Vondracek, Certified FIT Trainer US

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Thea is a licensed marriage and family therapist in NC who has been using FIT since 2012. She is in the implementation stage of FIT at Youth Haven Services where she is the Assistant Clinical Director. Show less

Linette Soldan

Linette Soldan , Certified FIT Trainer Canada

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Linette a Registered Social Worker, from Calgary, Alberta, Canada. As Program Manager of the Community Services Counselling Program at the Calgary Women's Emergency Shelter, Linette is responsible for the operations of the Community Services Counselling Program ( Community Services Counsellors, Children's Outreach Counsellor and Court Case Coordinators) which offers services for clients living with family violence and abuse out in the community.

In her role as a co-lead of FIT implementation, training and supervision for the Calgary Women's Emergency Shelter, Linette is most excited to provide the leadership and support of this valuable tool throughout the Calgary Women's Emergency Shelter. Show less

Brooke Mathewes

Brooke Mathewes, Certified FIT Trainer Canada

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Brooke is both a Registered Clinical Counselor and a Canadian Certified counselor. Her primary focus is working with problematic substance use, gambling, and mental health. She also works in the field of psychosocial oncology, counselling patients and their families going through cancer treatment. Feedback Informed Treatment has been guiding her practice since 2011 and she continues her FIT development by acting as a consultant to other clinicians also using FIT with various populations. Show less

Irene Bendtsen

Irene Bendtsen, Certified FIT Trainer Denmark

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Irene has been using FIT since 2011 and implemented FIT in several organizations within the area of psychosocial and vocational rehabilitation. She has been head of 3 mental health organizations in various municipalities around Copenhagen. Currently she is head of Center of Psychosocial Rehabilitation in Sorø, which offers halfway houses, social support, psychosocial and vocational rehabilitation programs and counselling to people with mental health problems.
Irene has received training at DISPUK and is one of the founders and previous boardmembers of The Danish Society of Psychosocial Rehabilitation. She is currently integrating FIT in Sorø municipality as part of a larger organizational change. Show less

Trine Uhrskov

Trine Uhrskov, Certified FIT Trainer Denmark

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Trine is a psychologist and co-owner of a private consultancy firm. Trine mainly works with adults with cognitive disabilities or mental health issues and challenging behavior. Trine teaches and supervises staff on citizen participation in order to prevent the use of force, and she counsels the Danish National Board of Social Services about citizens with particularly complex issues. Trine teaches the use of FIT in relation to young adults and adults with cognitive disabilities or mental health issues. Show less

Jakob Brixen

Jakob Brixen, Certified FIT Trainer Denmark

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Jakob is a clinical psychologist working with children and adolescents in a public clinic in Copenhagen. He has been using FIT since 2010 in individual therapy, group therapy, and family therapy. Jakob also works with FIT implementation in different therapeutic organizations, and he teaches, supervises, and trains professional staff in using FIT. Show less

Bjarne Richter Bjelke

Bjarne Richter Bjelke, Certified FIT Trainer Denmark

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Bjarne is an anthropologist who is working with method (what works), user involvement, empowerment and professional development in the field of social services and disability in Denmark. As such he is introducing FIT in various dialogues, settings and agencies, working with practitioners, municipalities (local government) and the National Board of Social Services in Denmark. As an anthropologist, he is particularly interested in the perspectives of FIT becoming a structurally significant “tool” for systematic user involvement and co-creation. Also, what matters to Bjarne is to transmit and communicate why and how it is that FIT fits in our current welfare context. Show less

Michael McGuire

Michael McGuire, Certified FIT Trainer US

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Michael McGuire is a Clinical Assistant Professor and the Director of the Substance Use and Addiction Specialty program at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Social Work. He is a licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT), and Clinical Addictions Specialist (LCAS), and a credentialed supervisor. His areas of expertise include adolescent and family development, childhood trauma, substance use treatment, experiential learning, military lifecycle, Motivational Interviewing, Feedback Informed Treatment and clinical supervision. Michael consults nationally and internationally regarding clinical supervision, workforce development, and clinical model implementation. Buckle your seatbelt and get ready for a fun, educational, and useful training experience. Show less

Heidi Nygård-Michelsson

Heidi Nygård-Michelsson, Certified FIT Trainer Finland

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Heidi is a social psychologist who has been working since 2004 with youth, young adults and families suffering from mental illness and social difficulties at HelsinkiMissio, a non-governmental organization for social services. She has eagerly been learning about FIT since 2014 and is currently working with the implementation of FIT, providing training and supervision as well for her own agency as for other organizations in Finland. Show less

Bjørn Hansen

Bjørn Hansen, Certified FIT Trainer Denmark

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Bjørn is a social worker in Copenhagen, Denmark. He works primarily with education programs for adolescents and adults within social psychiatry. He is currently working with the implementation of FIT at AskovFonden, providing training and supervision for all branches of the organization. Show less