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What’s going’ on? An innovative model for assessing children and teens

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The cornerstone of effective therapy lies in its beginnings. This crucial phase sets the stage for all future progress, demanding the creation of a secure environment where young clients feel valued, comprehended, and respected. A thorough evaluation is essential to craft a tailored treatment strategy. This webinar delves into the critical first steps of the therapeutic journey, exploring:

  • Techniques for establishing a strong, positive therapeutic alliance
  • Strategies to engage even the most reluctant children and teenagers
  • Methods for conducting comprehensive assessments
  • The art of developing personalized treatment plans

Participants will gain hands-on knowledge of innovative rapport-building exercises and learn a cutting-edge assessment model designed specifically for young clients. By the end of this training, attendees will be able to:

  • Explain the crucial role of a positive therapeutic relationship
  • Apply a range of creative interventions to connect with young clients
  • Utilize an advanced assessment framework for children and adolescents
  • Create bespoke treatment plans with targeted objectives

This webinar is module 1 of our Innovations in child and family therapy certificate program; however, you can also register for it as a stand alone training to enhance your therapeutic skills.