(pictured: Randy teaching brain function and structure.)
Managing Your Crazy® Personal Development Program Overview
Counseling/Coaching Training Summary
There are three key separate parts that work together providing insights in guiding a person to gaining answers, achieve healthier self-awareness and thinking, healing, establishing self-worth, confidence moving forward, and improving relationships.
These three areas are
Understanding how the brain generates (reactionary) thoughts and emotions subconsciously and how to take charge of those with conscious mind (cognitive) thinking.
Understanding how personality dynamics provide hard wired filters and magnify those subconscious thoughts and emotions.
Understanding how, when, where, and why our instinctive thoughts and emotions are there, and more importantly how to manage them and convert them to realize our cognitive potential and improve our relationships.
General Counseling Session Outline
Ideally, in most cases, you will be able to provide these insights in five hours that can be broken into two 2-hour sessions and one 1-hour session. The two hour sessions should be within a week of each other for continuity. Feel free to deliver them in any combination you like, even up to six 45-minute sessions.
Critical: Understanding the Personality Dynamics
The most complex portion is understanding the personality dynamics because there are so many variables. This is a most critical area to grasp because
a) We cannot escape these hardwired filters,
b) Understanding how a client’s thought patterns and motivations work gives the counselor a great understanding of how to communicate to the client and how to discern the way the client is communicating back their needs and perceptions.
Once you gain this expertise you will be able to phrase concepts in clear ways which clients can grasp improving their trust with you that you ‘get them,’ and be able to guide them to reshape their expectations and perceptions in a transference giving them control and ownership of their thoughts and emotions.
Understanding how a client’s thought patterns and motivations work gives the counselor a great understanding of how to communicate to the client and how to discern the way the client is communicating back their needs and perceptions.
Blog Posts by Managing Your Crazy:
MYS Clinic Now Open
MYS Clinic Now Open in Manvel TX The clinic has gotten off the ground and is making inroads in school districts, with EAPs, and increasing client load weekly. We are looking toward adding nursing services as we are in a rural area and being a service in any way we can to the community. Clients…
Summer 2019 MYCS Newsletter
2019 has been jam-packed as the Managing Your Crazy® program is touring Texas! 43 professionals are now signed on to be certified with Managing Your Crazy! And there are a dozen more prospects about to sign on. Crazy good isn’t it! The MYCS program is also being piloted this coming school year in one 5-6…
MYCS for School Mental Health Training
HB 18 – MYCS School Mental Health Training Can Help by Becky Kemp, Title I School Counselor With the signing of HB 18, Texas has put more of an emphasis on increasing mental health training for teachers, administrators, paraprofessionals, and other school staff. MYCS can help with training! We see many programs developed for teachers/staff…
MYCS Success in Practice
by Rick Ertell, Ed.D, LPC-S, CART, CSC, CSEC Helping Bring Clarity to Life… Using MYCS in therapy has been amazing! I am certified in many programs and have over 20 years of counseling experience. I have never seen anything that works as well as MYCS—or as quickly. I have used it with anxiety, depression, PTSD,…
Rethinking Therapy by Lydia Giordano, LPC, LCDC I was trained to be a therapist. I have multiple licenses to prove that I know the methods and can deliver them. But Managing Your Crazy Self! is causing me to rethink therapy! What should I and what can I provide to my client? What does empathy look…