Designed for therapists currently trained in Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF_CBT), this training is specific for implementation of TF_CBT with young children. Participants will further enhance TF_CBT skills through didactic presentation and experiential exercises, including role plays and other active methods of integrating skills and knowledge of TF_CBT. Emphasis will be placed on real life" scenarios, as all participants will be actively using TF_CBT in clinical practice.
By the end of the presentation, the participant will be able to:
- Practice skills in implementing TF_CBT components; with particular focus on clinical work with young children (ages 3-9 years)
- Gain knowledge of effective strategies when using TF_CBT with young children (ages 3-9 years)
- Develop knowledge and skill in implementing TF_CBT with the caregivers (parents, grandparents, custodial adult) of young children
- Practice TF_CBT skills with particular focus on use with young children and their caregivers
Clinical staff from PACTS Network agencies
Participants must attend full session and complete course evaluation form in order to receive Certificate of Completion.