Relaxation Strategies & Mindfulness Primer | Co-occurring Disorders Track, Mental Health Institute

10:00am - November 14, 2022 thru 3:00pm - November 14, 2022 | Timezone: US/Pacific
Northwest MHTTC
Registration Deadline: November 14, 2022
Need more information?
Contact us at [email protected]

NOTE: This event is specifically for Washington State attendees who are part of the behavioral health workforce.


This session is part of the Co-occurring Disorders track of the Mental Health Institute.


This training is offered in 2 modules:

  1. Relaxation Strategies: This module will be an introduction to relaxation strategies with a focus on breath retraining. 
  2. Mindfulness Primer: This module will be an introduction to mindfulness and its clinical application in COD treatment.

Contact hours will be available for participants who attend the entire session. The University of Washington is an approved provider of continuing education for DOH licensed social workers, licensed mental health counselors, licensed marriage and family therapists, psychologists, chemical dependency professionals, nurses and physicians under the provisions of: WAC 246-809-610, WAC 246-809-620,WAC 246-811-200, WAC 246-840-210, WAC 246-919-460 and WAC 246-924-240.

Session is 10a-3p PT

See more in the Co-occurring Disorders Track HERE



Jeffery Roskelley, LICSW

Jeff RoskelleyJeffery Roskelley is a licensed independent clinical social worker training and consulting for the SPIRIT (which stands for Supporting Psychosis Innovation through Research, Implementation and Training) Lab at the University of Washington. Jeff graduated from the University of Utah with a Master of Social Work degree in 2008, and has worked in several different settings including hospice, as a co-occurring assessment specialist at the University of Utah and as a co-occurring specialist for the Lake Whatcom PACT team in Bellingham WA, where he currently resides. Jeff’s area of specialty is in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Psychosis and for Substance Use Disorder. Since 2013 he has been training Assertive Community Treatment Teams in WA state in co-occurring disorders treatment and cognitive behavioral techniques for severe mental illness. Jeff was trained and received consultation in CBTp with the original Washington state cohort in 2015, trained by Jennifer Gottlieb, PhD, from the Harvard Medical School and provided direct clinical CBTp counseling to clients at Sunrise Mental Health from 2015 to 2018, receiving supervision from Sarah Kopelovich, PhD, from the University of Washington. Currently, Jeff provides individual private counseling in Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, addressing a wide range of clinical issues, ranging from anxiety and depression to obsessive compulsive disorder and psychosis. In addition, Jeff is a clinical supervisor for social workers. Finally, last but not least, Jeff is an ardent dog lover and a dabbler in chi gong.



Logos for the sponsors of the Mental Health Institutes