Advanced Clinical Training Institute was established to assist helping professionals in obtaining up-to-date coursework at a reasonable cost.  Our site is user-friendly and easy to navigate. We offer continuing education for counselors and other therapists at a low cost to enable professionals across the nation the ability to gain the hours they need from the comfort of their own chair.

We offer a variety of continuing education courses and are always adding more courses in different areas. Currently we offer courses in mental health medication, ethics, journaling, motivation for change, substance abuse, depression, PTSD, schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, domestic violence, autism, ADHD, HIPAA compliance, anger management, anxiety, family therapy, and co-occuring disorders. We encourage you to visit our site frequently for new courses and information as we expand our site to meet your needs. We also encourage any feedback you may have or suggestions for new courses and how to make our site more efficient. 

The Chief Executive Officer is Dr. Perri Palmer-Jacobs.  Dr. Palmer-Jacobs brings over 20 years of expertise to the field of mental health and substance abuse and has earned master's and doctorate degrees in psychology and counseling.  She is a Licensed Professional Counselor and a Board Certified Clinical Psychotherapist. As a graduate of Vanderbilt University, Dr. Palmer-Jacobs has worked in a wide variety of clinical settings including outpatient private practice, inpatient hospitalization, administration, rehabilitation and government settings, as well as forensic settings. Dr. Palmer-Jacobs has worked throughout the nation as a consultant and workshop presenter, offering clinical information to psychologists, counselors, social workers, psychiatrists, and addictive disease specialists.

Denise Yonge, RN is the Nursing Consultant for Advanced Clinical Training Institute.  Ms. Yonge brings a wealth of knowledge to the field with an extensive background in inpatient and outpatient psychiatric nursing.  Ms. Yonge reviews all course material for issues relating to the physical and medical aspects of treatment in psychiatric illness and addictive disease.

Regan Palmer, BS is the Research Assistant and Consultant for Advanced Clinical Training Institute. During her undergraduate degree program, she researched many different topics and educated herself on numerous areas of psychology, more efficient ways of research, proper citation and use of references, and proper formatting of information for relevant topics. She has attended workshops and training courses and continues to increase her knowledge in many areas as she continues her education in the field of psychology. Computer technicians and other professional consultants also constitute our support staff.

Feel free to contact us through the site with any comments or suggestions for improvement that you may have. We encourage you to leave feedback or a testimonial about your experience with our website. We would also welcome your thoughts on areas of interest that can be incorporated into future courses to fit your needs.  We appreciate your patrionage.

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