Training & Supervision2018-10-08T08:30:47+00:00

Training & Supervision
(Professional CEUs provided by Rathbone & Associates)

Committed to providing mental health professionals high quality, state of the art trainings on cutting edge topics to improve clinical outcomes.

Trainings for mental health and other health professionals.

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When Anxiety Affects Education: Evidence-Based Treatment of School Refusal

Jonathan Dalton, PhD
Friday, November 2, 2018, 9:15 AM -12:30 PM
Rathbone & Associates, 4701 Sangamore Road, 210-N, Bethesda, MD 20816
3 Category I CEUs | $68


School Refusal is a common, but complex and difficult to treat clinical phenomenon.  This presentation will review the current literature regarding the epidemiology and course of school refusal and will focus on outlining specific, practical treatment strategies and a 4-component comprehensive model for treatment: child-focused individual cognitive behavioral treatment (CBT), a dedicated group for children who are in various stages of school refusal/reentry, Parent Management Training/coping skills for parents, and active school consultation.

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Pulling Hair and Picking Skin, Not Just a Bad Habit:
How to Individualize Treatment for the Most Successful Outcomes with Hair Pulling and Skin Picking

Ruth Golumb, LCPC

Friday, April 26, 2019 9:15 AM -12:30 PM

Rathbone & Associates, 4701 Sangamore Road, 210-N, Bethesda, MD 20816

3 Category I CEUs | $68

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Body Focused Repetitive Behaviors (BFRBs) affect millions of people worldwide.  As many as 2 in 50 people engage in body focused behaviors such hair pulling, skin picking, and nail biting resulting in alopecia, scaring, infections, and sometimes abdominal or plastic surgery. Most often these behaviors begin in childhood or adolescence but can affect people of all ages. This workshop will provide an overview of Body Focused Repetitive Behaviors. Current state of the art treatment approaches for these disorders will be provided, including assessing and improving motivation, using advanced techniques, and addressing family involvement.

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