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The Nashville Psychotherapy Institute (NPI) is an organization of more than 300 professionals from all disciplines of Psychotherapy, Counseling and Mental Health. The purpose of NPI includes providing continuing education programs for practicing psychotherapists and promoting interdisciplinary dialogue and support among the various psychotherapeutic professions. NPI’s searchable therapist directory is a way for members to market their practice, make referrals and connect with patients.


NPI August 2020 CE Meeting

August 21, 2020 | Virtual Event

DATE HAS BEEN CHANGED!   This virtual event is for both members ($15) and non-members ($20), and includes one (1) CEU for attendees.  As with all of our continuing education events, there are no additional registration fees or Sustaining Members. “Mindfulness in Addiction & Recovery,” Presented by RACHAEL TANNER-SMITH and ANDREW CHAPMAN Program Description: Rachael Tanner-Smith and Andrew Chapman, co-directors of Wild Heart Meditation Center, will discuss two case studies illustrating …


NPI October 2020 CE Meeting

October 9, 2020 | VIRTUAL EVENT

  “Psychedelic Assisted Psychotherapy,”   Presenter: Robert DeSalvo, LCSW   Location: This is a VIRTUAL EVENT using the Zoom Platform. Attendees will receive a link to join the Zoom meeting on Thursday, October 8th, along with any support materials provided by the presenter.



Join our NPI Meet-Up Group

Join our NPI Meet-Up Group

Formed in 2014 for the purpose of facilitating community and strengthening connection between new and veteran members of NPI, our Meetup Group has been going strong for almost 5 years now.  With over 225 members and almost 50 Meetup’s under our belt, Meetup has proven...

It’s Not Their Fault

It’s Not Their Fault

Here are some reflections on the kind of interesting conversations that psychotherapy makes possible. A few weeks ago, an adult patient of mine in his forties shared with me an email he’d received from his older sister. Their mother had been mentally ill in an...