Evidence-Based Parenting Interventions: The Role of REBT/CBT (12/14)
Leader: Mark Terjesen, Ph.D.
Date: Friday, December 14, 2018 | 9:30 am – 12:45 pm
Location: 145 East 32nd Street, 9th Floor (Directions)
3 Continuing Education Credits (APA, NBCC, New York State Education Department’s State Board for Social Work & Mental Health Counselors)
Rational-Emotive Behavior Therapy and Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT) are utilized with parents to assist in changing unhealthy beliefs and expectations about their children and themselves as parents. This workshop will teach strategies for increasing positive behaviors in children through working with parents. This workshop will focus on research supported parenting programs to increase positive behavior in children as well as how and when REBT strategies can be incorporated into treatment. Techniques will focus on the promotion of effective parenting emotional self-management to reduce unhealthy negative emotions interfering with implementing effective parenting strategies.
- describe therapeutic strategies to manage unhealthy parenting emotions and expectations that interfere with effective parenting;
- demonstrate behavioral intervention skills for improving parental behavior management skills, increasing parental knowledge of the causes of childhood misbehavior, and an understanding of the principles and concepts that cause and maintain maladaptive behavior;
- utilize methods for increasing effective attending skills to improve child compliance to commands and rules given by parents and assess future potential problems and how to manage these problems unemotionally and more effectively.
9:30 am – 11:30 am – Introduction to commonalities in research-based parenting effectiveness program; discussion of RE & CBT’s theory of emotional and behavioral disturbance as it relates to parenting; strategies for individual and group work for application of RE & CBT in work with parents.
11:30 am – 12:30 pm – Live Demonstration, Discussion & Questions
12:30 pm – 12:45 pm – Evaluations
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