Insight Seminars

Introduction to Using Action Methods

Suzie Jary, MSW, LCSW-S, TEP
September 22, 2017 (1p.m. – 4p.m.)

Want to enliven your sessions with clients?
Want to learn something new about yourself?
Want to expand your social network?

Attend this experiential/participatory workshop that will help you learn about action methods, experience them yourselves and begin to think about how you could use them in your current work.

The goal of this workshop is to introduce participants to a variety of  experiential or action methods that can be used in group or individual sessions to help enliven sessions, deepen client self-understanding and create stronger connections within groups.

Suzie Jary, MSW, LCSW-S, TEP is a Board Certified Trainer, Educator and Practitioner, (TEP), of Psychodrama, Sociometry and Group Psychotherapy.  She has used action methods for over 15 years in a range of settings from substance abuse and mental health groups and individual sessions to educational classrooms and career development workshops.  Currently she is an Associate Professor/Clinical Coordinator at Weatherford College teaching in the Human Services Provider, Substance Abuse Counseling Program.  Suzie was named “Professional of the Year,” for 2016, by the Fort Worth Chapter of the Texas Association of Addiction Professionals, (TAAP). She also maintains a private practice in Fort Worth in psychotherapy and career counseling and conducts training groups in action methods and psychodrama.

Learning Objectives for this seminar:
1. Participants will learn about the theory and philosophy of using action methods.
2. Participants will experience action methods themselves in the workshop.
3. Participants will create a plan for using some basic action methods in their work.

The fee for this 3-hour CEU seminar is $50 for non-MHA members, $40 for MHA members and $20 for students.

1) Mail check to MHA at 3136 W. 4th Street, Ft. Worth, TX, 76107; fax number: 817-810-3230. Print the order form.

2) Online at

MHA is an approved provider of continuing education in Texas for LPC with approval #1099, Social Workers #5467, and LMFT #419.

For additional information, please contact Barbara Jordan at 817-569-5779 / or Deannah Rowell at 817-569-5780 /