Emotion dysregulation in the family: Clinical interventions for family members of youth with emotion dysregulation
Presented by SickKids CCMH Learning Institute
Live webinar July 13, 2021 | 9 a.m. to noon EST
Facilitator: Adina Hauser, MSW, RSW. Adina is a social worker and the clinical lead for the Transitional Youth Program and Outpatient Mental Health Services at Michael Garron Hospital. Adina has worked as an individual, group, and family therapist for youth and young adults with concurrent mental health and substance use concerns for over a decade. She has created and currently runs a unique clinical navigation program for transitional-aged youth who experience barriers to the mental health system. Read Adina's full bio.
This training is suitable for:
Mental Health Professionals: psychotherapists, counsellors, psychologists, social workers.
Medical Professionals: nurses, psychiatrists, pediatricians, family doctors.
Direct Service Workers: Drop in workers, shelter and hostel workers, child and youth workers, youth justice workers.
Level of training: Introductory/intermediate
Client age category: For professionals who work with children, youth, and families (12 years to adulthood).
COVID-19 related content: The webinar will touch upon additional challenges arising due to the pandemic and how families struggle with balancing support and parenting strategies during the restrictions.
Description: This webinar will focus on clinical interventions for family members of youth with emotion dysregulation. It will provide both education and intervention strategies for working with family members. The training will look at the unique challenges that families face in managing emotion dysregulation within individual family members and within the family relationships as well. Training will review evidence-based treatments such as DBT oriented approaches, emotion focused family therapies, in both supporting and intervening with family members. The training will ask participants to engage in self-reflection and will provide the space for live role plays, as well as live discussion opportunities for participants.
Participants will be able to build their understanding of clinical interventions with family members of those struggling with emotion dysregulation. Through live discussion, self-reflection, and videos, participants will have a chance to increase their competency in incorporating emotion regulation and distress tolerance strategies into family work.
- Build an understanding of clinical interventions with family members of those struggling with emotion dysregulation
- Through live discussion, self-reflection, and videos, participants will have a chance to increase their competency in incorporating emotion regulation strategies into family work
Registration fees: $125
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