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TF-CBT 2-Day Training & 12 Consultation Calls

April 11 @ 9:00 am - April 12 @ 4:00 pm


Spaces still available for this 2-day TF-CBT training in Wheeling, West Virginia!

Sponsored by Crittenton Services Inc., this 2-day 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.

Dates: April 11th & 12th  2019

Time: 9 AM-4 PM

Cost: $400 (includes the 2-day TF-CBT training and 12 consultation calls)


First Christian Church

1343 National Road

Wheeling, WV 26003

Hosted by Crittenton Services Inc. and led by TF-CBT Trainer Kristine Buffington

Trainer: Kristine Buffington, MSW, LISW-S
The training is conducted by Kristine Buffington, MSW, LISW-S, a certified TF-CBT trainer. 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. Kristine also facilitates to the Crisis Management Learning Community of OACCA, where she works with over a dozen providers to implement strategies to reduce use of physical restraint and seclusion of children in residential and day treatment settings.
Participants of this training are required to have a Master’s level degree, and to complete the online TF-CBT web-based learning course https://tfcbt2.musc.edu/ in advance.  Bring your certificate of completion of the online training with you to the onsite training and submit to the trainer, Kristine Buffington.

To Register: https://www.crittentonwv.org/register/tfcbt 

 Questions??? Please contact Jessica Smith, at (304) 242-7060 Ext. 164.


April 11 @ 9:00 am
April 12 @ 4:00 pm


Jessica Smith
(304) 242-7060 ext. 164


First Christian Church
1343 National Road
Wheeling, WV 26003 United States
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