Homepage-Banner-peak-healthSummit Psychological Associates has been providing comprehensive mental health and addiction services for over 30 years. We employ a diverse staff, trained in the most up-to-date, evidence based practices, for mental wellness and recovery. Our client’s privacy, dignity and overall well-being are at the core of who we are.


CEU’s – Incorporating Mindfulness with the Forensic Population

Summit Psychological Associates will be hosting a learning workshop at its 90 N Summit St, Seminar Center, in Akron, Ohio.
Come learn about utilizing mindfulness techniques as they apply to the forensic population, and clients diagnosed with personality disorders. CEU’s will be available for psychologists and an application has been submitted for social worker and clinical counselor CEU’s. Participants will earn a total of 3 CEU’s for this workshop. The presentation will occur on April 7, 2017, from 9am – Noon. Seats are limited, so be sure to register quickly if you wish to attend. The cost for the workshop is $75.00.

Incorporating Mindfulness with the Forensic Population
3 CEU Credits – $75.00

This presentation will educate clinical staff on the characteristics and therapeutic benefits of mindfulness, and provide information on using mindfulness to address symptoms of depression, anxiety and personality disorders.

  • Teach the definition, origins and benefits of mindfulness
  • Educate about the resistance and stigma related to using mindfulness in a forensic setting
  • Teach therapeutic techniques in using mindfulness with forensic population, specifically personality disorders
  • Teach how to apply mindfulness for clients with dual diagnoses




We are fighting the Opiate and Heroin Epidemic in Ohio – Learn how our VIVITROL Treatment Program can help you, or someone you love, beat the addiction. Visit our addiction services page for more information. We collaborate with Oriana House on our VIVITROL Program, you can also visit their page for more information.


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We are accredited or certified with the following organizations

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CARF has accredited Summit Psychological Associates, Inc. for these programs: Outpatient Treatment Mental Health (Adults), Outpatient Treatment Mental Health (Children and Adolescents), Outpatient Treatment Mental Health (Criminal Justice), and Case Management/Service Coordination: Mental Health (Adults). Summit Psychological Associates, Inc. is certified by Ohio Department of Mental Health & Addiction Services (OMHAS) to provide mental health servicessubstance abuse services, and Community Psychiatric Supportive Treatment (CPST). Summit Psychological Associates, Inc. is an affiliate of the County of Summit Alcohol, Drug Addiction & Mental Health Services Board. The Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction has accredited Summit Psychological Associates, Inc. for its adult sex offender treatment program. The Ohio Department of Youth Services has certified Summit Psychological Associates, Inc. for its adolescent sex offender treatment program. Summit Psychological Associates is funded in part by Stark County Mental Health & Addiction Recovery. StarkMHAR is responsible for planning, funding and monitoring public mental health and addiction prevention, early intervention and treatment services delivered to the residents of Stark county.