NYC Metro Area IFS Workshops
All Parts Big and Small: How to Use the IFS Model with Children and Their Parents
Come and explore how to practice IFS with children, ages 4 through adolescence, as well as how to use IFS-informed parent guidance. Photographs, video, group exercise , and Q&A will be used in this workshop.
Lisa Spiegel, MA, LMHC, is founder and codirector of Soho Parenting, a psychotherapy and parenting center in New York City. Lisa is a certified IFS therapist, Life Force Yoga practitioner and Relational Life Institute couples counselor. She is also trained in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR). Lisa has worked with children for 30 years. She is the author of A Mother’s Circle and the newly-published Internal Family Systems Therapy with Children.
Participants will learn:
how to help children use art and play materials to represent and work with parts
how to help children develop loving relationships to their protectors and even unburden their exiles
how to use IFS with parents and children together