Identifying Unhealthy Relationships (BEUHS061)

Workshop | April 11 | 12:10-1:30 p.m. | Tang Center, University Health Services, Section Club

 Dr. Natalie Jones, PsyD

 Employee Assistance Program

In this workshop, Dr. Jones will discuss narcissistic personality disorder, as well as traits which are common in toxic individuals. Her discussion will include red flags that individuals should pay attention to while dating or in a relationship, and address indicators of a toxic, manipulative, and dangerous relationship with another person. Attendees will be provided a checklist which they can identify characteristics of unhealthy relationships.

Bio: Dr. Natalie Jones, PsyD., LPCC, currently has a private practice called Lifetime Counseling and Consulting in Oakland and Sacramento, CA where she specializes in working with women who have been in emotionally and psychologically abusive relationships with narcissists, as well as with individuals who were previously incarcerated for various crimes. Dr. Jones also works for the California Dept of Corrections and specializes in providing individual/group counseling and assessments to prison inmates who have committed various offenses, with a specialization in working with sex offenders. Dr. Jones has a podcast called A Date With Darkness Podcast, which specializes in providing education and tips for healing from narcissistic relationships. She received her masters in clinical counseling psychology from the Chicago School of Professional Psychology in Chicago, IL, and her doctorate in clinical psychology from the California School of Professional Psychology in San Francisco, CA. Dr. Jones has also written blogs for the Mind Journal, Therapy For Black Girls, and PsychCentral.