Professional Services

I provide a variety of services to professionals in the health care and mental health industry. Previous clients have included the Multi-Service Eating Disorders Association (MEDA), the National Association of Social Workers (NASW), Boston University and more. Below are just a few areas I may be able to assist you. I am happy to customize consultations, trainings, or workshops to satisfy your unique needs, goals and audience. Please submit a Contact form or call (617)739-7190 and I will contact you within 24-48 hours to discuss your needs.

Clinical Consultation

I provide individual and group consultation to mental health professionals who are seeking to enhance their clinical skills around working with clients who have eating disorders, OCD, anxiety and panic disorders, and trauma. As a seasoned cognitive behavioral therapist, I consult with many clinicians who are working towards developing an expertise in cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT). I have also consulted with newer clinicians who are working towards their CBT certification through the Academy of Cognitive Therapy.

Private Practice Development Consultation

For clinicians who are starting a private practice or who want to enhance and grow their practice.

Workshops and Trainings in Professional Settings

Areas of specialized training include CBT, eating disorder treatment, the treatment of trauma and the treatment of self-harm. Below are examples of recent workshops I have conducted. Click each tab to learn more.

Treating Eating Disorders: Integrating Psychotherapy and Nutrition

Treating Eating Disorder Workshop | Karen ChincaSponsored by the National Association of Social Workers (NASW)

In this workshop sponsored by the National Association of Social Workers (NASW), participants will learn about the different types of eating disorders, the etiology, and treatment of the disorder. Learn how to assess for eating disorders and how to address the many issues which accompany the disorder. Different types of treatment like cognitive behavioral therapy, traditional psychotherapy, and mindfulness will be addressed.

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Starting Your Private Practice

Starting Your Private Practice - Karen Chinca | CBT & Wellness

Everything You Need to Know About Insurance Panels, Billing and Building a Caseload

This workshop is for professionals who are interested in starting a private practice or who already have a private practice and want to grow and enhance their business. In this half-day workshop clinicians will develop skills to market their practice, navigate through billing and insurance panel. Participants will emerge with a basic understanding of how to start, grow, and maintain a successful private practice, develop a marketing niche, and successfully run a business.

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Compassion Fatigue and Burnout

Karen Chinca Workshop - Health and Wellness for the Caregiver

Developing a Mindfulness Practice to Promote Health and Wellness for the Caregiver

This workshop explores common symptoms related to compassion fatigue and caregiver burnout. Discussion will include the importance of self-care, setting appropriate boundaries, boosting resiliency, and other positive coping strategies to manage common conditions that caregivers experience. Presenters will introduce hands-on tools to manage stress which include mindfulness, gentle yoga therapy, and simple breathing techniques.

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Looking for a Consultation or Training?

I am available to help with your next event or training needs. Please submit a contact form to discuss your needs.