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Brainspotting Mississippi

Brainspotting Mississippi

By Brainspotting Mississippi
Conversations with mental health clinicians, clergy, and other helpers who value social justice in Mississippi and beyond, who support clients in resolving trauma and in creative expansion through the practice of Brainspotting. Brainspotting is an advanced and anti-oppressive neuroexperiential model for trauma resolution and life expansion, discovered and developed by Dr. David Grand. These conversations are facilitated by Rev. Christie Bates, a Minister and Licensed Professional Counselor in MS and TN, as well as a Brainspotting Practitioner since 2013.
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Ep 2 ~ Yvonne Lewis on Brainspotting, Mississippi, and Brainspotting Mississippi
Yvonne Lewis, MDiv, MS, LPC, Certified Brainspotting Practitioner and former television Anchor/Reporter of Tulsa, OK on her connection to Mississippi and enthusiasm for Brainspotting! You can contact Yvonne by visiting more about Brainspotting, including BIPOC trainings, visit Fellowships for training or scholarship for clients are offered through or or and others. Visit their websites for particulars. If you are a helper who's completed Phase I Brainspotting Training - or beyond - and want to help us make Brainspotting more available in MS, you are welcome to join us on the first Tuesday of each month for Brainspotting Mississippi Peer Consult Group. Message Christie via or visit
January 16, 2022
Ep 1 ~ A Conversation with Tracy Gantlin Monroy
Tracy Gantlin-Monroy, MA, MDiv, LPC is a Licensed Professional Counselor in Atlanta GA, a Certified BSP Practitioner/Facilitator/Consultant, and the developer and facilitator of Christie's* favorite Brainspotting training thus far: Brainspotting, Intersectionality, and Social Justice. Tracy is, in fact, the first BIPOC female Brainspotting Trainer! From her website, "Tracy Gantlin-Monroy, affectionately called TG, is a Licensed Professional Counselor, Certified Brainspotting (BSP) Practitioner/Consultant and visionary that drives Grace Community Counseling & Social Services, LLC in the Metro Atlanta Area. She's a fierce proponent of soul care, mental health, and behavioral health and is dedicated to treating individuals, couples, adolescents, family systems, and groups but also educating them about the issues affecting their quality of life." For more information about Tracy, upcoming BIPOC Brainspotting trainings, or the BSP Intersectionality and Social Justice trainings, visit To join with other Brainspotting Practitioners who seek to further healing and creative expansion in Mississippi, visit For more information about Brainspotting in general, visit *Rev Christie Bates LPC is a minister, licensed professional counselor and Brainspotting Practitioner in North MS. She has founded the Brainspotting Mississippi Peer Consult Group and this podcast to support her fellow clinicians, clergy and coaches in becoming proficient in Brainspotting and supporting its utilization in Mississippi and beyond.
November 20, 2021