It starts with the best trainers.

Galen Cole

Dr. Galen Cole recently served as President of the Georgia Association of Licensed Professional Counselors. In addition to his private practice, Galen also currently travels throughout the U.S. conducting intensive continuing education workshops on “Mindful–Cognitive Behavioral Therapy,” on behalf of PESI and the Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation.

Galen has published numerous books and scientific papers, and made presentations at conferences and training seminars across the world. Galen’s private practice consists largely of treating high conflict couples and adult Dr. Galen Cole clients referred with a history of trauma, mood problems and/or anxiety conditions.

Nadia Bilchik

President, Greater Impact Communication
Nadia Bilchik’s Greater Impact keynotes and seminars are designed to build self-confidence and personal presence in a way that is both authentic and actionable. Her keynotes and training focus on developing the verbal and non-verbal communication skills needed to be more impactful and persuasive, whether you are giving a presentation, facing the media or networking.

Nadia has been in demand as a speaker for over 25 years. She draws on her vast experience at the frontline of broadcasting to reveal the secrets of more powerful communication. She has anchored for MNET TV South Africa as well as hosted a variety of shows for CNN International and Weekend Passport on CNN. During her career she has interviewed key political figures and entertainers such as Nelson Mandela, George Clooney and Tom Hanks. Her background has given her extraordinary understanding of communication to small and large audiences both in person and on camera.

Mark Carlson

Mark Carlson, Psy.D., is the founder, CEO, and co-owner of Mental Health Systems, PC (MHS). MHS is one of the largest DBT-specialized clinics in the upper Midwest with three locations and 35 active DBT groups. He is also the vice president of Dialectical Behavior Therapy National Certification and Accreditation Association (DBTNCAA). He has served as the clinical director of multiple clinics including one of the largest Rule-29 clinics in the Midwest before leaving to start MHS.

Timothy Gordon

My name is Tim and I’m passionate about being a social worker/therapeutic counsellor; I feel privileged to do this work, to be trusted with clients inner most thoughts and personal experiences, to train mental health professionals in providing evidence-based services to others, and to reach a community well beyond my home in Canada in an effort to ensure everyone has access to resources they need to not only succeed, but thrive.

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