Helping Your Clients Break Out of Codependence: Practical Therapy Techniques


Saturday, September 10th, 2022

9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. EST

Special Pricing: $30!

Live & Interactive Webinar via Zoom!

Includes a pdf of the presentation.

Target Audience: Psychologists, Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselors, Licensed Clinical Social Workers, Licensed Clinical Addictions Specialists, Certified Alcohol & Drug Counselors, Licensed Marriage & Family Therapists.

Content level: This course is designed for professionals who operate at a beginner to advanced level.

The NCASPPB accepts all training courses/webinars carrying the NBCC provider approval. CE Training Workshops, LLC is an NBCC ACEP #7091. This webinar provides for 3 hours of continuing education in GSB (EBT).

NBCC ACEP # 7091, CE Training Workshops has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP #7091. Programs that do not qualify are clearly identified. CE Training Workshops is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs. CE Training Workshops designates this continuing education activity for 3 continuing education hours.

CE Training Workshops LLC, #1770, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers.  State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. CE Training Workshops LLC maintains responsibility for this course.  ACE provider approval period: 08/02/2021 – 08/02/2022.   Social workers completing this course receive 3 continuing education credits.

Relationships impact our lives in every aspect. Part of having healthy relationships is to be able to understand and identify unhealthy patterns in ourselves and others. Patterns in abusive relationships and codependency goes far beyond someone who suffers from an addiction. The focus of the workshop is to break down these patterns within the relationship including self-esteem, trust, boundaries, risk-taking, and conflict resolution. Over the 3 hours, you will be introduced to how scientific research has changed our understanding of these patterns and the treatment models for codependency.

Upon completion of this training, participants will:

Learn and understand how to examine relationship roles to identify and define unhealthy codependent patterns.

Apply objective measurements to quantify and understand the impact of unhealthy dependent emotional needs and behaviors.

Identify and define typical behavioral and emotional patterns in healthy relationships.

Learn and apply at least one clinical intervention for addressing feelings and behaviors typical in relationship codependency.

Meet Your Facilitator

Leo Bio

Leo DeBroeck is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor and Child Mental Health Specialist in Washington State. He is CBT Plus certified through the University of Washington and Harborview Sexual Assault and Traumatic Stress Center. He has completed his Master’s of Science in Clinical Psychology. He has worked in several different levels of care for mental health treatment including long-term inpatient care, WISe wraparound intensive services, school-based therapy services, and outpatient clinical settings.

He has published peer-reviewed scientific research on young adults related to suicidality. He has written several children’s therapy books, which are self-published and available on, for use in therapy settings addressing grief, self-confidence, addiction, neglect, abuse, and others. He is the president and founder of Counselor’s Choice Award, LLC which reviews and promotes scientifically validated counseling products, therapeutic tools, and books.

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