The Emotional Side of Parenting: REBT-Based Parent Interventions (4/2/2021) - LIVE REMOTELY
Leader: Oana David, Ph.D.
Dr. Oana David is an Associate professor in the Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy at Babeş-Bolyai University (BBU) Cluj-Napoca. She is a clinical psychologist and REBT/CBT practitioner accredited by the European Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, a member of the Romanian Board of Psychologists. Dr. David is also a Fellow of the Albert Ellis Institute. She received her Ph.D. in 2011 from BBU, Doctoral School in Psycho-Diagnosis and Evidence-Based Interventions, with the thesis Evidence-based parenting programs for reducing child disruptive behavior. Dr. David developed the REBT-based Rational and Positive Parenting Program, validated for reducing externalizing disorders in children, and published in a book by Springer Press in 2015. Dr. David has directed research grants for investigating technology-based psychotherapy platforms for the promotion of mental health in both youth and adults and is currently working on developing an online/mobile parenting program based on advancements in REBT and Schema Therapy for the prevention of emotional disorders in children and adolescents.
THIS TRAINING WILL BE HELD LIVE REMOTELY
Date: Friday, April 2, 2021 | 8:00 am EST - 11:15 am EST
3 Contact Hours/ 3 Continuing Education Credits (APA, NBCC, New York State Education Department’s State Board for Social Work & Mental Health Counselors)
In this 3-hour interactive presentation on the role of emotions in parenting, irrational beliefs responsible for dysfunctional parenting will be addressed as well as strategies to help parents in better managing their emotions and be more effective in their parenting role. Participants will learn how parental irrational and rational beliefs determine the emotions of parents and their parenting styles. The empirical research that documents the role of emotion-regulation strategies for parenting and child outcomes will be presented. During this workshop, demonstrations and exercises on how to approach parent emotions such as anger or anxiety will be demonstrated. The presentation will leave participants with REBT-based strategies and technology-based tools as therapeutic interventions to address parental emotions.
By the end of this workshop, participants will be able to:
- Describe REBT's contributions to parenting and how parental irrational and rational beliefs can affect parental emotions and parenting
- Identify key strategies that are effective in helping parents better regulate their emotions
- Explain REBT based interventions that focus on parent emotion-regulation and technology-based tools for parents
8:00 am - 9:00 am: Review of the REBT concepts relevant to the parenting field and recent advances
9:00 am - 10:45 am: REBT-based strategies, programs and technology-based tools that are effective in helping parents better regulate their emotions and improve parenting
10:45 pm - 11:00 am: Questions & Discussion
Albert Ellis Institute is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Albert Ellis Institute maintains responsibility for this program and its content. Albert Ellis Institute is approved by The State Education Departments State Board for Social Work. The Albert Ellis Institute maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
Albert Ellis Institute has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 5145. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. Albert Ellis Institute is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.
Albert Ellis Institute is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s (NYSED) State Board for Social Workers as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #0131.
Albert Ellis Institute 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-0019.