Instructor: Vanessa Blackstone

No image available Biography: Vanessa Blackstone, ASW,is the Executive Director of the Pain Psychology Center and clinicaltrainer/consultant of Pain Reprocessing Therapy. She is a direct, transparent therapist,specializing in mindfulness-based approaches. She integrates cognitive behavioral andpsychodynamic therapies with a solution-focused, strengths-based approach. Vanessa upholdsa sophisticated set of interpersonal skills allowing her toconnect with others and create a safe,supportive, and empowering environment. Following her own personal recovery with chronicpain, Vanessa understands the importance of meeting the unique needs of each patient. Shealso has a background in treating substance-use disorders, sex therapy, couples therapy, andworks as an on set wellness professional.

Classes by this instructor

Pain Reprocessing Therapy (PRT) is a system of psychological techniques that retrains the brain to interpret and respond to signals from the body properly, subsequently breaking the cycle of chronic pain.
12 CE Hours, Live virtual trainings will take place each Friday from 9:00am - 12:00pm Pacific Time (April 28, May 5, May 12, and May 19)