Key Links & Handouts: Essential Skills (ES1) Online 5 Modules | with Guest Presenters | September 2022 – June 2023

Welcome to Essential Skills (ES1) Online 5 Modules!

Whether you are a participant, experiential assistant, admin team member or faculty member for this course you will find this page to be a useful central resource for all links and handouts associated with the course.

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Friday – Monday, Nina Newman, email – newman.nina@gmail.com, phone (650) 503-9303

  • can’t find your course zoom link 
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*Prior to Course Days, please reach out to admin@aedpinstitute.org for any inquiries, comments, concerns.


NOTE: Additional/revised handouts and presentation slides will be updated as received (the links below will not work until received)

Module 2: Presented by Mary Androff, MD

Handouts & Presentation Slides

Schedule: here

Experiential Exercises (please print): here

Experiential Exercises (please print): here

Module 1: Presented by Ben Medley, LCSW

Handouts & Presentation Slides

Meet your Presenters: here

Meet your Experiential Assistants: here

Schedule: here

Experiential Exercises (please print): here

Experiential Exercises (please print): here

The Triangle of Experience: The Self-at-Worst and The Self-at-Best: here

The Phenomenology of the Four-State Transformational Process in AEDP: here

The Phenomenology of the Four-State Transformational Process In AEDP, Including the
Maladaptive Affective Experiences, i.e., the Pathogenic Affects and the Unbearable States of
Traumatic Aloneness: here

Day 1: Healing From the Get-Go, Undoing Aloneness & The Clinical Roadmap for AEDP’s Transformational Journey

1 slide per page, 56 pages: here

3 slides per page, 19 pages: here

Day 2: Healing From the Get-Go, Undoing Aloneness & The Clinical Roadmap for AEDP’s Transformational Journey

1 slide per page, 49 pages: here

3 slides per page, 17 pages: here


Microaggressions: Spotting them and repairing them here
Based on Kenneth Hardy’s presentation at Marin CAMFT October 23, 2021 as summarized by Karen
Pando Mars and amended by Jacqueline Lynch and Kate Halliday.


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