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Practice Self-Regulation: Training for Clinicians

March 20, 2023 | 9:00am

Practice Self-Regulation™️ (PS-R) is a resilience-based, trauma-informed intervention promoting health and well-being for anyone impacted by adverse experiences. Grounded in leading-edge neuroscience, PS-R teaches participants to put past trauma in a new light, manage emotions in healthy ways, and take steps toward achieving life goals. It is evidence-informed and is considered a promising innovative practice based on evaluation in two 5-year federally-funded randomized controlled studies. Practice Self-Regulation for Sexual Health, our flagship program, supports healthy relationships and safe sex practices.

Times: March 20th-23rd, 9am-4pm

Location:  in person in Austin, Texas

Cost: Thanks to generous funding from the Office of the Governor, this training is free for participants.


Location details:

March 20th3700 S. 1st St., Austin, TX 78704

March 21st835 N. Pleasant Valley Rd., Austin, TX 78702

March 22-23 – 3700 S. 1st St., Austin, TX 78704




Melonie Pinder, LMHC and Board Certified Clinical Mental Health Counselor (CCMHC) isthe Marketing and Credentialing Coordinator for PS-R. She pursued this passion after 10years in marketing and sales for the hospitality industry. Her expertise includes in-home family therapy, school-based services, mentoring young people of color, and criminal justice work in county jails.

Melonie owns two companies in Florida: Pinder Counseling LLC, and Private Practice Prep Academy LLC, a mentoring program for mental health professionals opening private practices. She provides extensive training on research-based strategies addressing trauma, domestic and intimate-partner violence, and effective parenting.