Impostor Phenomenon: What it is & How to Deal with It

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1 CE Hour Approved by NBCC

“Impostor Phenomenon: What it is & How to Deal with It”

Peter Wilson & Aimee Isenberg

Experienced counseling professionals as well as counseling students often experience the impostor phenomenon. Despite sufficient training and many clinical successes, the thought “I don’t know what I am doing” and the fear of being exposed as a “fraud” are ever present. This presentation will focus on defining the imposture phenomenon, it’s frequency, cause, and how to deal with it.

Workshop Objectives

  1. Following this presentation, participants will be able to define the concept of “impostor phenomenon.”
  2. Following this presentation, participants will be able to explain factors that contribute to the development of the impostor phenomenon.
  3. Following this presentation, participants will be able to identity several strategies for reducing the negative impact of the impostor phenomenon on their work with clients.

About the Speaker

Peter Wilson

Peter Wilson is a licensed psychologist who has taught in the clinical mental health counseling program at Trevecca Nazarene University for 25 years.  He is a member of ACA, TCA, TLPCA, CAPS, ACES and NAACC.  Dr. Wilson also has a part-time counseling practice in Hendersonville, TN.

TLPCA Contact

If you any questions, please contact Robin Lee.