Reaching Greater Heights
Welcome to Level 3: Reaching New Heights
The PACT Institute’s commitment to training and collaboration has long helped psychotherapists advance in education and practice. In 2019, we received overwhelming community feedback requesting Level 3 training. As a result, PACT founders, Dr. Stan and Tracey Tatkin, along with the Institute’s core faculty and ambassadors, reevaluated PACT trainings to continue to improve the quality and depth of our teaching, research, and education. This exploration led us to overhaul Level 3 training for prospective students.
We have revised and updated Level 3 to provide an advanced curriculum and organizational structure. This level of training and support prepares you to become a top PACT provider. Successful completion of Level 3 training also enables you to seek PACT certification.
Level 3 is a program with high academic expectations and faculty support. The training is a hybrid of online learning along with two four-day, in-person experiential process teaching blocks with Dr. Tatkin and core faculty member, Dr. Hans Stahlschmidt.
Level 3 has been designed for the committed candidate who has incorporated PACT in their practice and is ready for in-depth teaching to integrate their knowledge and skills and to develop mastery of PACT. To determine if you qualify for this advanced training, please read about PACT Level 3 prerequisites, requirements, and application process here.
The deadline to register is August 5, 2020. Online training begins August, 11, 2020. We have postponed the in-person dates to when we can meet safely travel and meet. In the meantime, we will continue to meet online in order to equip you as Level 3 students to become leaders in the PACT community to carry secure functioning forward to the populations you serve.
Basic Requirements for Level 3 Applicants
To determine if you qualify for advanced training at Level 3, find a complete checklist of information regarding prerequisites, requirements, and application process here.
Level 3 Training includes all Level 1 and 2 materials and resources, plus:
PACT Level 3 training emphasizes skill mastery and deepening the integration of PACT into your clinical practice.
Building on what you learned in Level 2, you’ll gain new insight, expand your assessment strategies and intervention techniques, and learn when and how to work more deeply with the most conflicted couples.
Successful completion of Level 3 training rewards you with the designation as a PACT Level 3 clinician/therapist, indicating knowledge of and proficiency in integrating basic and advanced PACT skills and principles in a clinical setting.
Level 3 training is sponsored by the PACT Institute (ACEP #6641, PCE #5551, and SW CPE #0104) for 48 continuing education hours.
You must complete an application for CE hours within 10 days of completing Level 3 to receive a CE certificate. No partial CE hours will be awarded, and additional CE hours are not available for online webinars, quizzes, and discussion groups.
Marriage and Family Therapists, Licensed Professional Clinical Counselors, Licensed Educational Psychologists, Licensed Clinical Social Workers, and Certified Counselors: The PACT Institute has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 6641. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. The PACT Institute is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.
New York Social Workers: PACT Institute SW CPE is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #0104.
New York Social Workers & Mental Health Practitioners: PACT Institute, LLC is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed mental health counselors. #MHC-0114.
Psychologists: The PACT Institute is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists.The PACT Institute maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
Level 3 Training Objectives