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Getting Through To Difficult Kids And Parents
Course - Audio (On Demand)
$59.99 USD
Product Details
Format:
Course - Audio (On Demand)   Instructions
Author:
RON TAFFEL, PHD
Publisher:
Psychotherapy Networker
Copyright:
1/3/2013
CE Available:
Yes, See CE credit tab for complete continuing education details
Product Code:
NOS095512
Objectives

  1. Describe clinical assessment procedures that quickly focus on relevant information about the child and family.
  2. Describe procedures that help to identify characteristics of temperament, and misinterpretations of kid's behavior based on temperament.
  3. Describe the importance of the "second family" to disconnected adolescents.
  4. List 5 concrete strategies to help parents provide leadership and connect with their children.

Outline

Session 1:

  • Diagnostic Tools and Strategies
  • Focusing assessment to obtain relevant information
  • How to use enactments and task assignments as diagnostic tools
  • Strategies to identify developmental and psychiatric problems.

Session 2:

  • Temperamental Styles
  • Characteristics of different temperamental styles
  • Concrete strategies to deal with each temperamental style
  • Helping parents who feel misunderstood, blamed, and hopeless

Session 3:

  • The Second Family and Reconnecting the First Family
  • Roots and indicators of disconnection between adolescents and their family
  • Concept of the Second Family
  • Strategies to reconnect family relationships

Session 4:

  • Self-Esteem, Resilience, and a United Front
  • Strategies to nurture self-esteem in children and adolescents
  • Strategies to nurture resilience in children and adolescents
  • Importance of parental unity
  • Concrete strategies to help parents create a united front in the family
Author

RON TAFFEL, PHD

Ron Taffel, Ph.D., conducts workshops across the country on the problems facing kids and their families today. He's the author of Getting Through to Difficult Kids and Parents; Nurturing Good Children Now; and The Second Family: How Adolescent Power Is Challenging the American Family.
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Target Audience
Counselors, Marriage and Family Therapists, Psychologists, Social Workers and other Mental Health Professionals

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