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Trauma Focused – Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT) 2-Day Training

Oct212021
Oct222021

Location: Virtual Training

TF-CBT Training

Date: Oct 21st & 22nd, 2021 (2 Day)

Time: 9:00AM – 5:00PM EST each day

Cost: $400 per person, inclusive of Basic TF training and 12 consultation calls

Location: Virtual event. We will use the Zoom platform, and an invitation will be sent to registrants closer to the conference.

Virtual requirements:

  1. Participants must have a device that allows for both audio and visual transmission
  2. Participants must be visible on the screen for the full training (minus planned breaks, of
    course!)

Notes:

  • Registration closes 24 hours before the start of the training
  • Full refunds for cancellation are awarded up to 7 days before the start of the training

Prerequisites:

Must complete the TF-CBT web-based learning course prior to this 2-day training.

  • TF-CBTWeb can be found at https://tfcbt2.musc.edu/ 
  • This web-based training provides 11 CEs and costs an additional $35
  • You will be asked to upload your completion certificate prior to checking in to the 2-day
    training. You can upload it at www.tfcbtconsulting.com. Click on the Registration section and
    upload the file.
  • The completion certificate does not expire. If you completed the course XX years ago, just print
    out a copy of your certificate and present it to the trainer.

Overview:
Trauma Focused-Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT) is a heavily researched,
evidence-based form of therapy designed to treat children who have experienced a traumatic
event and struggle with subsequent emotional and/or behavioral problems. The model treats
children with an array of trauma histories, including children with multiple and complex traumas
in their lives. To learn more about TF-CBT, please visit: https://tfcbt.org/
This course is designed for mental health professionals who work with children who have
experienced trauma. It is an intermediate-level course.

2 Day Agenda

Day 1
8:00 AM Intro to childhood trauma
9:30 AM BREAK
9:40 AM TF-CBT foundations (continued)
10:55 AM BREAK
11:05 AM Psychoeducation
11:35 AM Parenting
12:00 PM LUNCH
1:00 PM Parenting (continued)
2:05 PM Relaxation
2:35 PM BREAK
2:45 PM Affect
3:15 PM Cognitive
4:00 PM END
Day 2
8:00 AM Cognitive (continued)
9:00 AM BREAK
9:10 AM Trauma Narrative
10:40 AM BREAK
10:50 AM Trauma Narrative (continued)
12:00 PM LUNCH
1:00 PM Trauma Narrative (continued)
1:30 PM Conjoint
2:00 PM BREAK
2:10 PM In vivo
2:40 PM Enhancing safety
3:10 PM Graduation and Secondary Traumatic Stress
3:40 PM Calls and certification
4:00 PM END

Trainer: Alicia Meyer, Ph.D.

Dr. Meyer is a nationally certified TF-CBT trainer. She is the Executive Director of a non-profit agency devoted to the assessment and treatment of traumatized children. She is also the former
Director of Mental Health at multiple Child Advocacy Centers (CAC) and an expert in trauma informed care for children. She often teaches these principles to community providers, the courts, child protection agencies, and States Attorneys. Her particular areas of expertise include child maltreatment and healthy parenting practices, and she conducts forensic assessments related to these issues. She is also often called upon to provide expert witness testimony to the courts.

Please contact Dr. Meyer at [email protected] or 301-351-7257 for questions about the course or to make ADA accommodation requests.

Training Objectives:

  1. Identify at least 3 ways that trauma impacts child development
  2. Be able to reference at least 3 pieces of research discussing the evidence supporting the use of TF-CBT
  3. Identify and describe the rationale for each component of the TF-CBT model
  4. Describe 2-3 strategies to accomplish the goals of the Stabilization phase
  5. Describe 2-3 strategies to accomplish the goals of the Trauma Narrative phase
  6. Describe 2-3 strategies to accomplish the goals of the Integration phase

CEs:

  • Psychologists: 13 CEs. Alicia’s Place is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Alicia’s Place maintains responsibility for this
    program and its content.
  • Social Workers: applied for consideration of SW CE credits through ASWB ACE
  • A completion certificate is provided to the trainee at the conclusion of the 2-day training. In order to receive this completion certificate:

*Participants must fully attend all training days
*Complete and turn in a course evaluation

Certification:

Listed here are the criteria to become a certified TF-CBT therapist: https://tfcbt.org/tf-cbt-certification-criteria/. This 2-day training and subsequent consultation calls meet some of the certification requirements, but please note other steps are necessary before receiving TF-CBT certification. Although encouraged and generally beneficial to therapists and their organizations, certification is optional.

Consultation calls:

At the end of the 2-day training, participants will be asked to sign up for a consultation call group. There is no extra charge for these calls, as it is included in your registration fee. Generally, therapists participate in one consultation call per month for a period of 12 months. Occasionally, groups can request two consultation calls per month for 6 months. The consultation calls occur on Mondays and Tuesdays for one hour between the hours of 10:00 and 2:00 Eastern Standard Time. If you cannot make these calls then you will be responsible for finding and funding another avenue to meet this certification requirement.

TF-CBT Training & 12 Consultation Calls

Nov32021
Nov52021

Location: Virtual Training

TF-CBT Training

Virtual TF-CBT Training & 12 Consultation Calls

David Hong Flyer TFCBT November 2021

Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT) is an evidence-based
psychotherapy approach designed to treat posttraumatic stress and related emotional and
behavioral difficulties in children and adolescents. Through this training package therapists
will gain a comprehensive understanding of TF-CBT and its application in therapy through five
days of training and 12 consultations. This training package exceeds the required trainings
and consultations for national TF-CBT certification. For more information on TF-CBT
certification, visit tfcbt.org .

Dates:
• Basic Training – November 03, 04 & 05 2021
• Advanced Training – January 06-07 2022
• 12 monthly one-hour video consultation calls

CEUs:
19.5 hours

Cost:
• $950 – Full package
• $780 – Basic Training + Consultations only
Discount available for groups of 4+

Register here: www.washburntraininginstitute.org/tfcbt

Questions? Contact: [email protected]

Trainer: Dr. David Hong, PsyD, LP
Dr. Hong is a nationally certified trainer and practitioner of TF-CBT. He earned a doctoral degree from the Minnesota
School of Professional Psychology. Dr. Hong specializes in services for children, adolescents and immigrant
populations with a focus on trauma. In his 10+ years, he has trained domestically and internationally, most recently
conducting the first-ever TF-CBT training in the Philippines.

3-Day Basic TF-CBT Training

Nov32021

Time: 09:00 - 13:30

Location: Virtual Training

TF-CBT Training

Virtual Training 
Three Day Basic Training – Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
                                Dates: November 3 to 5, 2021 Wednesday – Friday
                                Time: 9:00 am to 1:30 pm Pacific Time with a 30 min break
Training Location: Zoom Platform
Trainer: Lisette Rivas, LMFT
Phone: (818) 269-6325
Website: www.lisetterivas.com
Email: [email protected]s.com
Registration Fees:
  • 3-Day Virtual Training
    $250.00/per person
  • Consultation Calls
    $800.00 for 12 calls and audio review for Los Angeles DMH training protocol
    $455.00 for 12 calls for national certification

PAYMENT Due Date

Payment must be received a week after registration to hold seat due to limited capacity. You may request to be invoiced, pay through PayPal, or Venmo. Agenda will be provided once registration is confirmed

You can mail or e-mail this registration form Rivas3-DayNovVirtualTrainingReg2021
Please mail checks to:
PO Box 250805, Glendale, CA 91225
No CEU’s are provided at this time

VIRTUAL TRAINING REQUIREMENTS

Each training participant is required to have a web camera, microphone and speakers (i.e. on laptop, computer or cell phone) in order to participate in the TF-CBT training via web-platform. The trainer is required to ensure that each attendee participates in at least one of these interactive activities or discussions for at least two training segments. Participants must participate in all of the training segments in order to receive credit for having attended the training. In order to have a sign-in sheet IT person will take random screen shots during training. You will need to have a strong and fast Wi-Fi signal (for stability) as Zoom requires a min of 1-3 mbps for both upload and download speeds. IT person will be on Zoom 10 minutes earlier to go over any issues that may happen, or to check make sure your equipment is working correctly (i.e. microphone, camera and speakers).

REQUIREMENTS FOR 3-DAY TF-CBT TRAINING

Completion of 10 hour online TF-CBT training prior to training to get familiar with the basics. There is a $35.00 fee to take online training. Registration can be done on following link: http://tfcbt2.musc.edu

CANCELLATION POLICY

If you sign up for a training and cannot attend, you must inform us at least 15 days or more from the training date to receive 50% of the registration fee back to you. Fee will be returned in a form of a check. No cash refunds will be provided. No refunds will be given if cancelled within 14 days from day of training. You must attend all days of the three-day training as scheduled, in order to receive credit and certificate of attendance. No credit and/or refunds will be given to those who attend one day only. If you attend one day, you lose your fee and credit. No exceptions.

CONFIRMATION NOTICES AND CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION

We will confirm your registration by email once payment is received and with a follow up email about a week before the training. Please call us if you do not receive a confirmation. Successful completion includes full attendance of all days. No partial credit will be given. Certificates of completion are provided within a week after training and verification of payment. If your agency registered you, certificates will be emailed to the person responsible for registering the participants. If you register as an individual, the certificate will be given to you at the end of the training.

REQUEST FOR DOCUMENTS NEEDED TO VERIFY TRAINING

The following documents that we can provide upon registration and completion of training are: sign in sheets, receipts for payment, and certificates of attendance. Please note that once these documents have been sent to you, a reprint of certificates, receipts, and/or sign in sheets would be available for $50.00 per copy requested.

 

3-Day Virtual TF-CBT Training

Dec12021
Dec32021

Location: Virtual Training

TF-CBT Training

Introduction to Trauma Focused-Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT)

December 1-3 2021 (registration will open mid-October)

Virtual training schedule is 3-days/4-hrs per day including breaks. Day 1 – 1:00-5:00PM | Days 2-3 – 8:30-12:30PM (EST/EDT)

Registration fee for 3-day virtual training is $299 and includes all course materials and 12 Continuing Education Credits.  Participants of this training are required to have a Master’s level degree, or be actively enrolled in a Master’s level program. Registration fee does not include TF-CBT consultation call requirement. Consultation calls are not part of the intro training course. Further information is provided during the training.* 

*Questions about Consultation Calls and full Certification requirements will be provided during the training days, for registered participants.

To Register: https://ohca.memberclicks.net/tf-cbt-training-new

Pre-Training Requirements:

Participants of this training are required to have a Master’s level degree or be currently enrolled in a Master’s level program.  All course attendees are required to complete the online TF-CBT web-based learning course (for a small fee, separate from this training) prior to the in-person or virtual training.  Go to this website and click “register”.  Attendees will be required to bring proof of completion of the online training to the in-person or virtual training, for the trainer’s verification.

About the Trainer: Kristine Buffington, MSW, LISW-S

Kristine is a certified TF-CBT trainer, with more than 20 years of experience.  Kristine is considered an expert in trauma informed care and trains providers, courts, agencies, and therapists nationwide in TF-CBT under the direction of Judith Cohen, MD and Anthony Mannarino, Ph.D., the developers of this treatment model. Kristine served as Chair of the Ohio Department of Mental Health Child Trauma Task Force Training and Evidence Based Practices Committee. She is a former member and past chair of the National Child Traumatic Stress Network (NCTSN) Juvenile Delinquency Committee.

What is TF-CBT?

TF-CBT is a psychosocial treatment model designed to treat post-traumatic stress and related emotional and behavioral problems in children. Initially developed to address the psychological trauma associated with child sexual abuse, the model has been adapted for use with children who have a wide array of traumatic experiences, including domestic violence, traumatic loss, and the often multiple psychological traumas experienced by children prior to foster care placement. About TF-CBT.

2021 Virtual Training Overview:

This 3 day (4-hrs/day) virtual training program prepares therapists and clinicians to use an innovative and evidence-based form of therapy for children.  Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, or TF-CBT, is specifically adapted for children who have experienced trauma and who are having significant emotional and/or behavioral problems related to their traumatic life events.

Introduction to TF-CBT Training Objectives

  • Identify ways that traumatic experiences have the potential to impact child development and health throughout the lifespan.
  • Cite at least two key research studies that demonstrate the potential impacts of childhood trauma on the lifespan.
  • Explain why trauma-informed care is so vital, and distinguish between traditional mental health treatment and trauma-informed care.
  • Describe the nature of the research that supports the efficacy of TF-CBT.
  • Identify and define each component of the TF-CBT model.
  • Recognize the importance of respectful and empowering client engagement in the treatment process.
  • Understand the rationale behind each TF-CBT component and be able to use at least 3 tools or strategies for each of the model’s components.
  • Access and practice trauma focused assessment tools.

Virtual TF-CBT Training & 12 Consultation Calls

Dec22021
Dec102021

Location: Virtual Training

TF-CBT Training

Virtual TF-CBT Training
This training is the required introductory training (typically presented in person for 2 days) and is conducted over 4 half days in a virtual format. Consultation Calls Included! Heather Risk Virtual TF-CBT Fall-Winter 2021 Flyer

Presented by Heather Risk, PsyD: An Approved National TF-CBT Trainer

Training Schedule
(ALL TIMES EASTERN/ must attend all dates)
Winter 2021: Dec 2, 3, 9, 10
Training will be conducted via Zoom
16 CEU Hours Approved by the Kentucky Boards of Psychology and Social Work
Cost: $625*
(Includes training and 12 group consultation calls)

*10% Discount Available:
Enter Group Discount Code “GROUP10” for Groups of 3 or more
Fees nonrefundable 30 days prior to training date

TF-CBT Consultation Calls:
The price for the consultation calls are included for those that register for this training. If you have completed TF-CBT within the last 2 years and need to complete the calls only, you can apply at the site below. Cost is $225 for a full set of calls.

To register or more information:
http://www.heatherriskandassociates.com/registration.html
859-303-8041

Spots fill quickly! Register soon!

TF-CBT is an evidence-based treatment for children and adolescents (ages 3-18) who are experiencing negative impacts
following any type of traumatic event. Through this training, therapists will learn how to implement the model with
fidelity and how to know who is appropriate for this treatment. This training includes an overview of trauma-informed
assessments and time to discuss clinical challenges. There will be opportunities for consultation regarding actual cases, to discuss challenges, and to share successes as children and families progress through the healing process. Also included in the price are 12 group consultation calls (1 hour each). These are steps that are required to provide TF-CBT and to become a Certified TF-CBT Therapist. This training is for licensed mental health therapists who intend to complete all of the required steps (see prerequisites and requirements when you follow the registration link). This link will also direct you to additional requirements due to the virtual format of this training to be aware of. Participants must have a masters degree or higher in psychology, social work, counseling, or a related field. Graduate students in these programs or those working toward their license in these fields may be able to attend if they are receiving supervision from a licensed mental health professional.

3-Day Basic TF-CBT Training

Dec82021
Dec102021

Time: 09:00 - 13:30

Location: Virtual Training

TF-CBT Training

Virtual Training 
Three Day Basic Training – Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
                                Dates: December 8 to 10, 2021 Wednesday – Friday
                                Time: 9:00 am to 1:30 pm Pacific Time with a 30 min break
Training Location: Zoom Platform
Trainer: Lisette Rivas, LMFT
Phone: (818) 269-6325
Website: www.lisetterivas.com
Email: [email protected]
Registration Fees:
  • 3-Day Virtual Training
    $250.00/per person
  • Consultation Calls
    $800.00 for 12 calls and audio review for Los Angeles DMH training protocol
    $455.00 for 12 calls for national certification

PAYMENT Due Date

Payment must be received a week after registration to hold seat due to limited capacity. You may request to be invoiced, pay through PayPal, or Venmo. Agenda will be provided once registration is confirmed

You can mail or e-mail this registration form Rivas3-DayDecVirtualTrainingReg2021
Please mail checks to:
PO Box 250805, Glendale, CA 91225
No CEU’s are provided at this time

VIRTUAL TRAINING REQUIREMENTS

Each training participant is required to have a web camera, microphone, and speakers (i.e. on laptop, computer or cell phone) in order to participate in the TF-CBT training via web platform. The trainer is required to ensure that each attendee participates in at least one of these interactive activities or discussions for at least two training segments. Participants must participate in all of the training segments in order to receive credit for having attended the training. In order to have a sign-in sheet, IT person will take random screenshots during training. You will need to have a strong and fast Wi-Fi signal (for stability) as Zoom requires a min of 1-3 Mbps for both upload and download speeds. IT person will be on Zoom 10 minutes earlier to go over any issues that may happen, or to check make sure your equipment is working correctly (i.e. microphone, camera and speakers).

REQUIREMENTS FOR 3-DAY TF-CBT TRAINING

Completion of 10 hour online TF-CBT training prior to training to get familiar with the basics. There is a $35.00 fee to take online training. Registration can be done on following link: http://tfcbt2.musc.edu

CANCELLATION POLICY

If you sign up for a training and cannot attend, you must inform us at least 15 days or more from the training date to receive 50% of the registration fee back to you. Fee will be returned in a form of a check. No cash refunds will be provided. No refunds will be given if canceled within 14 days from day of training. You must attend all days of the three-day training as scheduled, in order to receive credit and a certificate of attendance. No credit and/or refunds will be given to those who attend one day only. If you attend one day, you lose your fee and credit. No exceptions.

CONFIRMATION NOTICES AND CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION

We will confirm your registration by email once payment is received and with a follow-up email about a week before the training. Please call us if you do not receive a confirmation. Successful completion includes full attendance of all days. No partial credit will be given. Certificates of completion are provided within a week after training and verification of payment. If your agency registered you, certificates will be emailed to the person responsible for registering the participants. If you register as an individual, the certificate will be given to you at the end of the training.

REQUEST FOR DOCUMENTS NEEDED TO VERIFY TRAINING

The following documents that we can provide upon registration and completion of training are: sign-in sheets, receipts for payment, and certificates of attendance. Please note that once these documents have been sent to you, a reprint of certificates, receipts, and/or sign-in sheets would be available for $50.00 per copy requested.

 

TF-CBT Booster/Advanced Training

Jan62022
Jan72022

Location: Virtual Training

TF-CBT Training

Need a TF-CBT Booster?

David Hong TF-CBT Booster 01_2022

Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT) is an evidence-based psychotherapy approach designed to treat posttraumatic stress and related emotional and behavioral difficulties in children and adolescents.

Advanced Training builds on TF-CBT Basic Training to provide clinicians with deeper knowledge of TF-CBT and its application in therapy. Through this training, clinicians will benefit from the expertise of Dr. David Hong as well as the opportunity to practice their clinical skills with others. By exploring the use of TF-CBT in a variety of situations, this training equips clinicians to apply TF-CBT in even the most complex and difficult cases.

Dates: January 06-07 2022
Format: Online
Cost: $170
CEUs: 6.5 hours
Register herewww.washburntraininginstitute.org/advancedtfcbt
Or register for TF-CBT Basic Training on November 03-05: washburntraininginstitute.org/tfcbt
Questions? Contact: [email protected]
Trainer: Dr. David Hong, PsyD, LP
Dr. Hong is a nationally certified trainer and practitioner of TF-CBT. He earned a doctoral degree from the Minnesota
School of Professional Psychology. Dr. Hong specializes in services for children, adolescents and immigrant
populations with a focus on trauma. In his 10+ years he has trained domestically and internationally, recentlly
providing the very first TF-CBT training to clinicians in the Philippines.