Product Detail

Helping Adolescent Girls In Crisis
Course - Audio (On Demand)
$59.99 USD
Product Details
Format:
Course - Audio (On Demand)
Author:
MARTHA STRAUS, PHD
Publisher:
Psychotherapy Networker
Copyright:
1/8/2013
CE Available:
Yes, See CE credit tab for complete continuing education details
Product Code:
NOS095525
Objectives

  1. Read the subtext of provocative, self-destructive, and confusing behaviors.
  2. Interview and intervene in the most stressful cases including: social aggression,self-injury, suicidal gestures, and oppositional and defiant acting out.
  3. Identify a protective circle of adults around troubled girls.
  4. List at least 4 factors that need to be considered before diagnosing a girl with ODD.

Outline

Session 1:

  • The secret lives of teenage girls
  • Adolescence: Theirs and ours 
  • Adolescent development : The growing brain and the hostile culture
  • Systems in an uproar: Home, school, work, community
  • The protective circle of adults and Adult Deficit Disorder

Session 2:

  • Attachment and separation in adolescence
  • Direct and indirect communication and aggression
  • Reading the subtext of adolescent girl behavior
  • Therapy in the storm

Session 3:

  • Internalizing problems
  • Cutting and suicide attempts
  • Thoughts on interviewing and intervening

Session 4:

  • Externalizing problems
  • Sexual acting out, ODD, girl rage
  • Thoughts on interviewing and intervening
Author

MARTHA STRAUS, PHD

Martha Straus, Ph.D., is a professor in the Department of Clinical Psychology at Antioch New England Graduate School in Keene, New Hampshire, and an adjunct instructor in psychiatry at Dartmouth Medical School. She's the author of No-Talk Therapy for Children and Adolescents and the forthcoming All the Rage: Helping Adolescent Girls in Crisis.
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