Training

Upcoming Trainings and Consultations

November 2023- Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT) Basic Learning Community

Start date: November 30, 2023
End date: March 26, 2024
Time: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location: Zoom

This virtual TF-CBT training includes:

A 3-day initial training period: 
Thursday, November 30, 2023: 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. EST
Friday, December 1, 2023: 11:00 a.m. – 5:300 p.m. EST
Tuesday, December 5, 2023: 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. EST

A 1-day booster training:
Tuesday, March 26, 2024: 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. EST

12 group consultation calls. The first of 12 group consultation calls will be held Tuesday November 14 at 2 pm EST.

The cost for the 4 days of training and 12 consultation calls is $450

National TF-CBT Trainer: Ashley Fiore, MSW, LCSW
National Children’s Alliance Institute for Better Mental Health Outcomes

Pre-Requisite: TF-CBTWeb

Completion of TF-CBT Web2.0 is required as a prerequisite to the virtual TF-CBT training and should be submitted to Jami Bolton at NCA 3 days prior to Day 1 of the virtual training.  Email your certificate of completion to [email protected]

Registration:
Registration Link: http://secure-web.cisco.com/1TsCHPN2DhXRmVizxfHFnq1v6ZX3-GFWvLRrGEimXCCPgbkuoxWyeoj9hWRuWusSPv1Bjzow-fzuuo5VUbCIWjrjck3d6bHIp8cS3Xx0N0f3yNNltVs9zutehcUglyYaWlGqF5qO3zRoUfqielx2OzYS4gRklyPjPDNZnsoWsFc4HR3kXSHqhKX2mlqfhNc1YlvjpAeWvEX9xBvYB0DCCJnq4cp4kIc-U_9AZdY7fQAr5prb-GNpG14CjWM2oJFQrLRDFOqpfbW8yabezpLIX7g1IpOBxq4VUdzJiM4oSMCwh-US_kKl4KGn_FA4TY2zr/http%3A%2F%2Flearn.nationalchildrensalliance.org%2Fp%2FTFCBTNOV2023

To register for this training, you will need an NCA Engage account. If you do not have one, visit NCA Engage Getting Started page for step-by-step instructions to request an NCA Engage account. The account request form will include a field that asks for an Organizational ID number. The Organizational ID number will inform us that the person signing into NCA Engage is employed at or partnered with a member organization. Please email [email protected] if you need your Organizational ID. If you are not employed at or partnered with a member organization, please enter MH23 as your Organizational ID for non-member access to NCA Engage. Non-member access will provide access to the training. 

This live training will take place November 30, December 1, and December 5, 2023, and March 26, 2024, from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. EST (EDT in March) with Ashley Fiore, LCSW. There will be 18 CEs by NASW and NBCC. This will be an interactive and participatory virtual training experience with pre-work and action period assignments that build participants’ skills at implementing TF-CBT with children and families with fidelity and clinical competence. Training participants are required to have a web camera (i.e., on a laptop computer or cell phone) in order to participate in the TF-CBT 4-day training via web-platform. Clinicians will receive a training packet which will be mailed to them, private online access to over 800 downloadable clinical resources for TF-CBT, access to a private TF-CBT Clinical Discussion Forum with other participants and includes 12 group consultation calls.

Attendees should have an active caseload appropriate for TF-CBT and be ready to apply the model. Supervisors are welcome to attend training; however, if they are not carrying their own active TF-CBT cases, they will not meet criteria to seek national certification.

The cost for the training is $450 and includes 12 consultation calls. You may use NCA grant funds for this training. Your spot will not be reserved until payment is received. If you are paying by check, please mail ASAP to ensure your spot.

For any questions or concerns related to this training, or your participation, please contact Jami Bolton, [email protected]

If you need any disability accommodations for this training, please reach out to Rachael at [email protected]

January 2024- Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT) Basic Learning Community

Start date: January 31, 2024
End date: May 21, 2024
Time: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location: Zoom

This virtual TF-CBT training includes:

A 3-day initial training period: 
Wednesday, January 31, 2024: 11:00 am – 5:00 pm EST
Friday, February 2, 2024: 11:00 am – 5:300 pm EST
Wednesday, February 7, 2024: 11:00 am – 5:00 pm EST

A 1-day Booster training:
Tuesday, May 21, 2024: 11:00 am – 5:00 pm EST

12 group consultation calls. The first of 12 group consultation calls will be held Thursday, January 18, 2024 EST

The cost for the 4 days of training and 12 consultation calls is $450

National TF-CBT Trainer: Ashley Fiore, MSW, LCSW
National Children’s Alliance Institute for Better Mental Health Outcomes

Pre-Requisite: TF-CBTWeb

Completion of TF-CBT Web2.0 is required as a prerequisite to the virtual TF-CBT training and should be submitted to Jami Bolton at NCA 3 days prior to Day 1 of the virtual training.  Email your certificate of completion to [email protected]

Registration:
Registration Link: https://secure-web.cisco.com/1JHYAkBaa1mB7WqIbUmAo50xpEE33Gr2I3BWvrmJeBQCT1nCuFQnDiD2akIADA1y_lfe0hc5ohxFy8lxCev-R0dtVbJeyw8Pf-za9nicIQTRBp0fILrUppLk289XKaq1i6VOjuExIjugQoe7KUsoYKO2Vp36BzTjz2R7EOU5uQpiolNJAUPOVW7dHwMRy8nRYVKb99RW_Jpup1bHaN4o-D7xTEtaJTEfcOlyh3iAdKLSrCDkzPZuwDcNU4S38BI9ekQ_70nmTy_MoY-F8FzkzjGNhyAkOucZTFgOI9ieZIGO9WFtqfo0x3dyy27mn2GiR/https%3A%2F%2Flearn.nationalchildrensalliance.org%2Fproducts%2Fjanuary-2024-trauma-focused-cognitive-behavioral-therapy-tf-cbt-basic-learning-community 

To register for this training, you will need an NCA Engage account. If you do not have one, visit NCA Engage Getting Started page for step-by-step instructions to request an NCA Engage account. The account request form will include a field that asks for an Organizational ID number. The Organizational ID number will inform us that the person signing into NCA Engage is employed at or partnered with a member organization. Please email [email protected] if you need your Organizational ID. If you are not employed at or partnered with a member organization, please enter MH23 as your Organizational ID for non-member access to NCA Engage. Non-member access will provide access to the training. 

This live training will take place January 31, February 2 and 7, and May 21, 2024, from 11:00am – 5:00pm EST with Ashley Fiore, LCSW. There will be 18 CEs by NASW and NBCC. with Ashley Fiore, LCSW. There will be 18 CEs by NASW and NBCC. This will be an interactive and participatory virtual training experience with pre-work and action period assignments that build participants’ skills at implementing TF-CBT with children and families with fidelity and clinical competence. Training participants are required to have a web camera (i.e., on a laptop computer or cell phone) in order to participate in the TF-CBT 4-day training via web-platform. Clinicians will receive a training packet which will be mailed to them, private online access to over 800 downloadable clinical resources for TF-CBT, access to a private TF-CBT Clinical Discussion Forum with other participants and includes 12 group consultation calls.

Attendees should have an active caseload appropriate for TF-CBT and be ready to apply the model. Supervisors are welcome to attend training; however, if they are not carrying their own active TF-CBT cases, they will not meet criteria to seek national certification.

The cost for the training is $450 and includes 12 consultation calls. You may use NCA grant funds for this training. Your spot will not be reserved until payment is received. If you are paying by check, please mail ASAP to ensure your spot.

For any questions or concerns related to this training, or your participation, please contact Jami Bolton, [email protected]

If you need any disability accommodations for this training, please reach out to Rachael at [email protected]

TF-CBT Virtual Training Workshop

Start date: March 6, 2024
End date: March 8, 2024
All-day event
Location: Zoom

TF-CBT Virtual Training Workshop

Workshop dates: March 6-8, 2024

Cost: $345.00

For more information and to register: 2024 Introduction to Trauma Focused-Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Workshops (associationsphere.com)

Registration for 3-half/day virtual training includes all course materials and 11 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 virtual training workshop. Further information will be provided during the training.**

Virtual training schedule is 3 consecutive days with the following schedule: Day 1 – 1:00-4:00PM | Days 2-3 – 8:30-12:30PM (EST/EDT)

The sponsoring agency is Ohio Children’s Alliance.  Please reach out to [email protected] with questions.

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 virtual training, for the trainer’s verification.

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

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.

*Ohio Children’s Alliance is an approved provider of Continuing Education by the Ohio Counselor, Social Worker and Marriage and Family Therapist Board, for Social Workers per RSX079104 and for Counselors per RCX089101

Refunds will be provided until 14 days prior to the event date. Refunds will incur a 12% processing fee. Refunds cannot be provided within 7 days of the training.

Note: Online processing fees are non-refundable.

TF-CBT Basic Training for Mental Health Clinicians in ASL

Start date: March 11, 2024
End date: March 12, 2024
Time: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Location: Gallaudet University in Washington, D.C

Deaf and Hard of Hearing Resilience Center (DHHCRC) is pleased to invite you to our upcoming Trauma Focused-Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT) training for mental health clinicians who work with DHH children and families. ASL TF-CBT Training Flyer

TF-CBT is an evidence-based psychotherapy approach designed to treat symptoms of trauma related stressors in children and adolescents. This training package meets the required training and consultations for national TF-CBT certification. Please review the training details below to make sure the dates/requirements are still a fit for you.

Prerequisite: TF-CBTWeb ( https://tfcbt2.musc.edu/ ), is a prerequisite for attending this training. If you are accepted for this training, we will send you a code to use to complete TF-CBTWeb prior to the training in March.

In-person Training: The initial 12-hour training will be in person and ASL Interpreting will be provided from March 11 & 12, from 8:30am – 5:00pm EST at Gallaudet University in Washington, D.C. There also will be ASL fluent TF-CBT clinicians involved in training. Please email [email protected] by January 19, 2024 if you require accommodations.

Consultation Calls: After the in person training has completed, consultation training calls will occur bi-weekly during 1- hour virtual group consultation calls on 1st and 3rd Wednesday from 2pm-3pm EST/ 11am-12pm PST starting on March 20, 2024. Meetings take place every two weeks over the course of 6 months, and at least 80% of the meetings must be attended to qualify for certification.

Requirements: Trainees must be licensed or license-eligible clinicians in mental health, interested in becoming Certified TF-CBT providers, and have an active caseload of deaf and hard of hearing clients. Additionally, in order to complete the Consultation Training, trainees must see a child between ages of 3-20.

Agency/Supervisor Support: Because these types of trainings are a commitment, we strongly encourage trainees to obtain agency support for TF-CBT training, including TF-CBT materials, sufficient training time, appropriate space to deliver TF-CBT services, and referrals of at least 2-4 TF-CBT cases in the 6 months following the training. Attached is a Readiness Checklist that we encourage reviewing with your supervisor.

If you are interested in taking the training, please complete this training application which takes around 15 minutes to complete: https://secure-web.cisco.com/1ZdvztdepJi5HKG1iEm2EuplzhOH_rBThB6LDGxTusa3dlwYNQBZ3W84h4WfWVAUjDiY-_Yz18VUvIGFJQO46GbER5DLbvQU9r9xWlBu0MZqhM7si4rBa9pOCBBsZuf-EQOBPhbT22M6r3KsoK5YPaZ8uiPywWeyFTWbSAnbXH7vvDn33Ctx6gfSfM7GFeFPg1b9sIzNv5SQ-yZDrR5VsGH-B4FNT9Lo3q3kpwTKukO4onPkoy755ZLzy2qbTDH-nqjlGciOpSMzRbjpesKItR7bFZuDTph4hepm307NH5yEsMIG6GGw2BVZ8-yqshJkd/https%3A%2F%2Fgallaudet.iad1.qualtrics.com%2Fjfe%2Fform%2FSV_5tM9txLE9E1Q7r0

You will be contacted by the end of January to determine your eligibility for training.

If you have any questions/concerns, please email [email protected].

SOLD OUT! Initial Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy with a Focus on Latinx Children and Families: Virtual Training & Consultation

Start date: March 14, 2024
End date: March 22, 2024
Time: 9:00 am - 12:30 pm

Initial Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy with a Focus on Latinx Children and Families: Virtual Training & Consultation THIS TRAINING IS FULL!
Hendricks TF-CBT Training Flyer Spring 2024

Dates of Training: March 14, 15, 21, and 22, 2024, from 9am-12:30pm PT/10am-1:30pm MT/11am-2:30pm CT/12-3:30pm ET each day

Training Overview: This four-part virtual training provides an overview of Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy as well as cultural enhancements to TF-CBT for Latinx children and families, screening and assessment in TF-CBT, instruction and practice on how to implement the treatment components, and strategies for recognizing and addressing secondary traumatic stress. A wide variety of treatment resources and interventions will be explained, and cultural and developmental factors with an emphasis on working with Latinx children and families will be demonstrated throughout the training. This training and consultation series meets eligibility requirements for National TF-CBT Certification (go to https://tfcbt.org for more information).

Cost of Training and 12 Consultation Calls: $550 per participant
Group rate for three or more participants: $450 per participant

Register by February 1, 2024, for a reduced price of $450 per participant!
Register soon, as space is limited.

Learning Objectives: Upon completion of the training, participants will:
1. Learn about TF-CBT as an evidence-based treatment for children and families who have experienced trauma
2. Be able to identify appropriate cases for TF-CBT and describe culturally appropriate assessment resources
3. Improve clinical skills in implementing the TF-CBT PRACTICE components:
4. Identify developmental factors that impact treatment and cultural enhancements to the PRACTICE components for Latinx children and families
5. Describe strategies for recognizing and addressing Secondary Traumatic Stress

About the Trainer: Alison Hendricks, LCSW, is a trainer and consultant who specializes in Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and trauma-informed systems. She is a National Trainer for Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and the Child Welfare Trauma Training Toolkit, a product of the National Child Traumatic Stress Network (NCTSN) that she co-authored. Alison is an Affiliate Member of the NCTSN and is Co-Chair of the Secondary Traumatic Stress Collaborative Group. She is also a founding member of the Secondary Traumatic Stress Consortium and a consultant for the Secondary Traumatic Stress Innovations and Solutions Center. Alison provides training and consultation on TF-CBT, trauma-informed care, and secondary traumatic stress to programs across the country. She is the lead author on four workbooks on TF-CBT, which have been translated into multiple languages. She also specializes in implementing TF-CBT with Latinx children and families and with families involved in the child welfare system.

Training Requirements: To receive the greatest benefit from the training, please be sure that you can commit to completing the pre-requisites and the post-training consultation requirements. Participants do not have to be licensed, but they do need to have a master’s degree in social work, mental health or a counseling discipline. Participants will need to keep their cameras on for the duration of the training and to actively participate in all training activities.

Participants must complete the 11-hour TF-CBTWeb training prior to the live virtual training (English: https://tfcbt2.musc.edu/ or Spanish: https://tfcbt-es.musc.edu) and e-mail the completion certificate to the trainer prior to training. Participants pursuing National Certification will also commit to participate in the consultation calls for 12 months post training and be in a position in which they can apply TF-CBT to at least one child client during the course of the calls.

13 Continuing Education credits are available for Social Workers, Psychologists, Counselors, and Licensed Marriage and Family Therapists

To register for this training, please go to: http://ahendricksconsulting.com/cmtfcbt202403.html

For questions about this training, please contact Alison Hendricks at [email protected].

Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy 2-Day Training

Start date: March 21, 2024
End date: March 22, 2024
Time: 9:00 am - 5:00 am
Location: Zoom

Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy 2-Day Training
Date: March 21st & 22nd, 2024
Time: 9:00AM – 5:00PM EST each day
Cost: $500 per person, inclusive of Basic TF training and 12 consultation calls
Format: This is a live interactive webinar event that utilizes group discussion and interactive
polling
Registration link:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/mar-21st-trauma-focused-cognitive-behavioral-therapy-2-day-training-tickets-782328554767?aff=ebdsoporgprofile
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. To request
a refund please email [email protected] or request one through Eventbrite
(https://www.eventbrite.com/support/articles/en_US/How_To/can-i-get-a-refund?lg=en_US) – –
Eventbrite requires a nonrefundable fee of $23.56 USD when purchasing a ticket.
-Alicia’s Place Consulting and its contractors and trainers do not receive commercial support to
conduct CE trainings. There are no known conflicts of interest, financial or otherwise.

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.

Detailed agenda (in EST):
Day 1
9:00 Introduction to trauma
10:00 Introduction to PTSD
10:30 Break
10:40 Overview of TF-CBT
11:00 Psychoeducation module
12:00 Lunch break (1 hour)
For each of the following modules, participants learn about background, structure, and
suggestions for practice. Resources are also recommended. For each module, cultural
adaptations and ethical considerations are discussed.
1:00 Parenting module
2:20 Break
2:30 Relaxation module
3:00 Affect module
3:30 Break
3:40 Review and questions
4:00 Consultation calls and certification discussion
5:00 End

Day 2
9:00 Cognitive Processing module
10:30 Break
10:40 Trauma Narrative module
12:00 Lunch (1 hour)
1:00 Trauma Narrative module for children and parents, legal and ethical considerations
2:30 Break
2:40 Conjoint Sessions module
3:15 In vivo Exposure module
3:45 Break
3:55 Enhancing Safety module
4:30 Graduation and Secondary Traumatic Stress
5:00 End

Trainer: Alicia Meyer, Ph.D.
This training is being offered by Alicia’s Place Consulting and is presented by Dr. Alicia Meyer.
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:
a. Identify at least 3 ways that trauma impacts child development
b. Be able to reference at least 2 pieces of research discussing the evidence
supporting the use of TF-CBT
c. Describe the rationale for Psychoeducation within the TF-CBT model
d. Describe the rationale for Relaxation within the TF-CBT model
e. Describe the rationale for Affect modulation within the TF-CBT model
f. Describe the rationale for Cognitive Processing within the TF-CBT model
g. Describe the rationale for Trauma narrative within the TF-CBT model
h. Describe the rationale for In vivo exposure within the TF-CBT model
i. Describe the rationale for the Conjoint session within the TF-CBT model
j. Describe the rationale for Enhancing safety within the TF-CBT model
k. Describe 2-3 strategies/techniques to accomplish the goals of the Stabilization
phase
l. Describe 2-3 methods/media to accomplish the Trauma Narrative
m. Describe one way the TF-CBT model can be adapted to be more culturally
sensitive

CEs:
– Psychologists: 13 CEs. Alicia’s Place Consulting 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: 11.5 Clinical Practice and 1.5 Ethics CEs. Alicia’s Place Consulting, 1790, is
approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards
(ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual
courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final
authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education
credit. Alicia’s Place Consulting maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval
period: 01/27/23-01/27/26. Social workers completing this course receive 11.5 Clinical Practice
and 1.5 Ethics continuing education credits.
– A completion certificate is provided to the trainee at the conclusion of the 2-day training.
In order to receive this completion certificate:
o Participants must fully attend all training days
o Complete and turn in a course evaluation
o Electronic evaluations will be distributed immediately after training and
collected via the www.tfcbtconsulting.com website.. Following completion of
the evaluation the trainee can expect to receive their completion certificate via
email within 2 business weeks.

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. CE credit is not
offered separately for consultation calls.

Virtual TF-CBT Training and Consultation

Start date: April 3, 2024
End date: April 5, 2024
Time: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Zoom

Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Clinical Training with Consultation– April 3-5, 2024

A three-day training in Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy led by TF-CBT National Trainer, Dr. Carole Swiecicki, Ph.D. This intermediate training covers the fundamental techniques of TF-CBT. Registration includes 12 consultation calls (approx. twice per month) and meets standards for National Certification in TF-CBT.

For additional information, go to  http://secure-web.cisco.com/1nYfRWTKP2e5-qQdkZQWiyZs7ghwfLrbDiE5prIbV6dYPcsZng3x2nQb0ScdqrnCQYXhnV0iMJFZ9SFeSU2mfl2-81gW5bp-QME_WWoB9PnKYdvlO4K27ffD1ESyOob8BQoEzXWWW-BZFVrQ7sDVTpfXazcq-VbWg2WvwGVwlb3TvOLdUgAD7mVXqREVbCtfbuUBYOXXl-5bmvWGgK6naI97yPExrtmuwSJBkr4tM108VNfsTg0y9clsRQRK1wJ5cjPtMfda9aYAUFbGUxBHIg-lKXVe77nJtmNmEg9nvkRyINK2E1vJO-XNR2o76nC7P/http%3A%2F%2Fwww.harbormaple.com%2Ftfcbt-apr24 or email [email protected]

Location/Virtual Requirements

  1. All training activities will be conducted on the Zoom platform. Registrants will receive an invitation no later than one week prior to the training.
  2. Participants must have a device that allows for both audio and visual transmission. Even over Zoom this is an interactive training with role plays and participation!
  3. Participants must be visible on the screen for the full training (minus planned breaks, of course!)
  4. This training will not be recorded. To become eligible for TF-CBT certification, all three days of training must be attended live.

About the Trainer

Dr. Carole Swiecicki is a licensed psychologist, owner at Harbor Maple Counseling and Psychological Services and Remolina Support Programs, and Affiliate Assistant Professor in the MUSC Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences. She also provides consultation with her local Children’s Advocacy Center and co-directs Project BEST, a statewide implementation project to improve access to evidence-based, trauma-focused therapies among youth in South Carolina. She received her Ph.D. in clinical psychology at St. Louis University, followed by a psychology internship at the National Crime Victims Research and Treatment Center at the Medical University of South Carolina. Her clinical work and research focuses on disseminating effective assessments and interventions for traumatized children, teens, and adults. Dr. Swiecicki has delivered TF-CBT for over 17 years, in English and Spanish, and in outpatient, residential, and community (e.g., home, school) settings. She has overseen clinical service delivery at two children’s advocacy centers. Dr. Swiecicki is a national trainer in TF-CBT and Alternatives for Families: A Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. She is a former member of the board of directors at National Children’s Alliance, Child Advocacy Centers of Virginia and the South Carolina Network of Children’s Advocacy Centers.

Learning Objectives

  1. Identify at least 3 emotional, behavioral and/or cognitive impacts of trauma exposure in childhood.
  2. Be able to reference at least 3 clinical symptom outcomes that the empirical research shows are improved through delivery of TF-CBT.
  3. Identify and describe the rationale for each component of the TF-CBT model.
  4. Demonstrate 2-3 strategies to accomplish the goals of the Stabilization phase.
  5. Demonstrate 2-3 strategies to accomplish the goals of the Trauma Narrative phase.
  6. Demonstrate 2-3 strategies to accomplish the goals of the Integration phase.

Continuing Education

  • Social Workers: This program is approved by the National Association of Social Workers – South Carolina Chapter (CE Approval # 886385087) to offer 12 continuing education general contact hours.
  • Psychologists: This live activity is approved for a maximum of 12.0 APA CE credit(s). Psychologists should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Harbor Maple Counseling & Psychological Services is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Harbor Maple Counseling & Psychological Services maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
  • Licensed Counselors: Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Clinical Training has been approved by NBCC for NBCC credit. Harbor Maple Counseling & Psychological Services is solely responsible for all aspects of the program. NBCC Approval No. SP-4254.

Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT) Basic Learning Community

Start date: April 16, 2024
End date: July 23, 2024
Time: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location: Zoom

April 2024- Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT) Basic Learning Community

This live training will take place April 16, 17, 19th and July 23 2024, from 11:00am – 5:00pm EST with Ashley Fiore, LCSW. There will be 18 CEs by NASW and NBCC. This will be an interactive and participatory virtual training experience with pre-work and action period assignments that build participants’ skills at implementing TF-CBT with children and families with fidelity and clinical competence. Clinicians will receive a training packet which will be mailed to them, private online access to over 800 downloadable clinical resources for TF-CBT, access to a private TF-CBT Clinical Discussion Forum with other participants and includes 12 group consultation calls.

*Note: Training packets will be mailed on 4/5/24, to participants who have paid their registration in full and have provided their mailing address below. If we do not receive this information by 4/5/24, you will be responsible for downloading and printing these materials for yourself from the handouts.

Pre-Training Assignments are due April 3, 2024. Note: It is important that participants complete all Pre-Training Assignments to maximize their learning during training, which will focus on applying those concepts. The first of 12 group consultation calls will be held Wednesday April 3, 2024 at 2pm EST. Join using this link: https://zoom.us/j/4834429186

Attendees should have an active caseload appropriate for TF-CBT and be ready to apply the model. Supervisors are welcome to attend training; however, if they are not carrying their own active TF-CBT cases, they will not meet criteria to seek national certification.

The training will be offered over 4 days including:
A 3-day initial training period: 
Tuesday, April 16, 2024: 11:00 am – 5:00 pm EST
Wednesday, April 17, 2024: 11:00 am – 5:00 pm EST
Friday, April 19, 2024: 11:00 am – 5:00 pm EST
A 1-day Booster training:
Tuesday July 23, 2024: 11:00 am – 5:00 pm EST

Pre-Requisite: TF-CBTWeb *please note that there is a $35 fee that is NOT covered as part of your registration and which is paid to the Medical University of South Carolina through TF-CBTWeb.

Completion of TF-CBT Web2.0 is required as a prerequisite to the virtual TF-CBT training and proof of completion should be submitted to Jami Bolton at NCA 3 days prior to Day 1 of the virtual training.  Email your certificate of completion to [email protected]

The cost for the training is $450 and includes 12 consultation calls

For any questions or concerns related to this training, or your participation, please contact Jami Bolton, [email protected]

Link for More Information and to Register: https://learn.nationalchildrensalliance.org/products/april-2024-trauma-focused-cognitive-behavioral-therapy-tf-cbt-basic-learning-community 
To register for this training, you will need an NCA Engage account. If you do not have one, visit NCA Engage Getting Started page for step-by-step instructions to request an NCA Engage account. The account request form will include a field that asks for an Organizational ID number. The Organizational ID number will inform us that the person signing into NCA Engage is employed at or partnered with a member organization. Please email [email protected] if you need your Organizational ID. If you are not employed at or partnered with a member organization, please enter MH24 as your Organizational ID for non-member access to NCA Engage. Non-member access will provide access to the training. 

 ** As a reminder, if you are paying by check, your training registration is incomplete, and your spot will not be reserved, until your check is received and is manually approved by our staff. Your name and TF-CBT Intro must be on the check memo or on a note with your check, otherwise it will not be approved. Do not mail checks to the former NCA office address, please use the PO Box listed above. 

If you need any disability accommodations for this training, please reach out to Jami Bolton, [email protected]

There is a cap of 50 attendees for this training. You must be paid in full to count toward the participation cap. It is strongly recommended you pay with credit card to ensure your spot is secure. If you plan to pay by check, you must email Jami Bolton, [email protected], to let us know you are sending a check. The check must be received by April 3, 2024.

If registration is full, this means that our capacity has been met. Please email [email protected], and we will add you to the waiting list.

In-Person TF-CBT Training and 12 Consultation Calls

Start date: April 17, 2024
End date: April 18, 2024
Time: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Location: 249 East Main Street, Suite 205 Lexington, KY 40507

TRAUMA FOCUSED COGNITIVE BEHAVIORAL THERAPY (TF-CBT) TRAINING
AN EVIDENCE BASED TREATMENT FOR CHILDREN AND ADOLESCENTS
Dr. Risk 2024- Feb. Virtual or April In-PersonTF-CBT Flyer

FORMAT: In-Person
LOCATION: 249 East Main Street, Suite 205
Lexington, KY 40507
DATES: April 17-18, 2024
TIME: 8:30am-5pm (eastern time)
COST: $650** (includes training & 12 group consultation calls)

16 CE*
*Full attendance required
10% Group Discount for groups of 3 or more, enter code GROUP10
**Fees nonrefundable 30 days prior to event

FOR MORE INFO, PREREQUISITES, AND REGISTRATION:  www.HeatherRiskAndAssociates.com 
There is no commercial support for this program

ABOUT THE TRAINING: 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 virtual 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.

ABOUT THE TRAINER: Dr. Heather Risk is a Licensed Psychologist and Nationally Approved TF-CBT Trainer. She has over two decades of experience in assessment and evidence-based treatments with survivors of trauma, particularly youth in the foster care system.

Heather Risk, PsyD & Associates, PLLC is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Heather Risk & Associates, PLLC maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

TF-CBT Training and Consultation Calls

Start date: April 24, 2024
End date: April 26, 2024
All-day event
Location: Zoom

Currently offered entirely online!
David Hong Flyer TFCBT 04.2024 (1)

TF-CBT Training 
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 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: Wed – Fri | April 24th – 26th, 2024
• Advanced Training: Wed & Fri | July 10th & 12th, 2024
• 12 monthly one-hour video consultation calls
Cost:
• $975 – Full package (Basic Training + Consultations + Advanced Training)
• $805 – Basic Training + Consultations only

CEUs:
Minimum 21 hours

Registration Link: http://www.washburntraininginstitute.org/tfcbt

Questions? Contact: [email protected]

Prerequisite:
Completion of TF-CBTWeb online course is required prior to attending Basic Training. Prerequisite takes
approximately 10 hours and may be done in multiple sittings.
Cost: $35 (not included in TF-CBT training package) | CEUs: 11
Complete prerequisite here: tfcbt2.musc.edu

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, including the very first TF-CBT training for clinicians in the Philippines.