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AF-CBT Fall Training November 6, 2017, 9:00 am - November 8, 2017, 12:00 pm University Club, University of Pittsburgh Oakland Campus

WHAT YOU GET

  • Expert training in an evidence-based, family-centered, trauma-focused treatment
  • A way to address family conflict, coercion, hostility, aggresson, child physical abuseA structured way to teach individual & family skills

WHAT YOUR CLIENTS GET

  • Strengthened relationships and safety routines through coordinated, structured training
  • Improved communication & problem solving skillsHelp for parents in supporting & disciplining children
  • Help for children in managing difficult emotions & responding to interpersonal challenges

TRAINING DESCRIPTION

  • 2.5 days of intensive instruction and roleplay
  • Monthly clinical consultation for 1 year
  • Detailed feedback on submitted session audio
  • Q&A by e-mail
  • 0.5 days of advanced training
  • Access to AF-CBT resources like assessment scoring applications, extra handouts, & more

ABOUT THE TRAINER

Training will be presented by Barbara Baumann, PhD. Dr. Baumann is a University of Pittsburgh faculty member and experienced AF-CBT trainer, with over 25 completed trainings.

TARGET AUDIENCE. Mental health professionals with a Master’s degree or higher.

TRAINING REGISTRATION FEE. $1,500 for training and consultation. Sign up before October 1, 2017 for a special Early Bird discount of $200!

LEARNING OBJECTIVES. At the conclusion of the training, individuals will be able to:

  • Identify families appropriate for AF-CBT. 
  • Administer, score, & interpret standardized measures appropriate for AF-CBT & provide feedback to families based on the results. 
  • Use functional behavioral analysis & integrate these findings in AF-CBT treatment planning & delivery. 
  • Educate caregivers & youth to overcome barriers to treatment participation. 
  • Incorporate into treatment the history, culture, needs, and developmental capacities of the child or caregiver being served
PARKING. We recommend participants park in Soldiers & Sailors garage, accessible via Bigelow Blvd. Parking for 6-8 hours costs $10.

LODGING. We’ve partnered with Wyndham University Center to provide lodging. Contact Sue Mozer at (412) 682-6248 or smoser@wyndham.com for rates & information.

FOR MORE INFORMATION AND TO SIGN UP TODAY
. Visit www.afcbt.org/training/sign-up-for-training