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Engaging Today's Teens in Therapy
Course - Reading
$49.99 USD
Product Details
Format:
Course - Reading
Authors:
RON TAFFEL, PH.D.
MARY SYKES WYLIE, PHD
MARTHA STRAUS, PH.D.
DAVID SEABURN, PHD, LMFT
LAWRENCE DILLER, MD
MATTHEW SELEKMAN, MSW, LCSW
VICTOR SHKLYAREVSKY, PSYD
TERRY HARGRAVE, PHD
ADAM COX, PHD, ABPP
Publisher:
Psychotherapy Networker
Copyright:
4/8/2013
CE Available:
Yes, See CE credit tab for complete continuing education details
Product Code:
NRC095569
Objectives
  • Describe the different “cut-offs” that teens experience.
  • List the risks and rewards of MySpace for today’s teens.
  • Discuss the important differences in working with teenage boys and teenage girls.
  • Discuss how to move therapy with teens from the office to the realities of life at school.
Outline
"The Divided Self: Inside the World of 21st-Century Teens" by Ron Taffel

"Cyberspaced: Hanging Out With the In Crowd on MySpace.com" by Mary Sykes Wylie

"Lost in Electronica: Today’s Media Culture Is Leaving Boys at a Loss For Words" by Adam Cox

"Hungry for Connection: 10 Ways To Improve Your Therapy with Adolescent Girls" by Martha Straus

"The Logic of Self-Injury: A Teen Symptom for Our Time" by Martha Straus

"Hallway Therapy: Systems Thinking Goes to the Classroom" by David Seaburn

"Pathologizing for Dollars: The Rise of the AD/HD Diagnosis" by Lawrence Diller

"Mission Possible: The Art of Engaging Tough Teens" by Mathew Selekman

"Measure for Measure: How to Engage an Angry Teen" by Victor Shklyarevsky et al.

Author

RON TAFFEL, PH.D.

Ron Taffel, PhD, is Chair, Institute for Contemporary Psychotherapy in NYC, the author of eight books and over 100 articles on therapy and family life.

MARY SYKES WYLIE, PHD

Mary Sykes Wylie, Ph.D., is the senior editor of the Psychotherapy Networker.

MARTHA STRAUS, PH.D.

Martha Straus, Ph.D., a professor in the Department of Clinical Psychology at Antioch University New England, is the author of No-Talk Therapy for Children and Adolescents, Adolescent Girls in Crisis, and Treating Traumatized Adolescents: Development, Attachment, and the Therapeutic Relationship.

DAVID SEABURN, PHD, LMFT

David Seaburn is a writer living near Rochester, New York. His latest novel is Chimney Bluffs. He's recently completed another novel, titled More More Time.

LAWRENCE DILLER, MD

Lawrence Diller, M.D., is a behavioral/developmental pediatrician and family therapist. He has evaluated and treated more than 3,000 children and their families over the past 30 years. His book Running on Ritalin: A Physician Reflects on Children, Society and Performance in a Pill, published in 1998, was featured in a Time magazine cover story on Ritalin. He has also written Should I Medicate My Child? Sane Solutions for Troubled Kids With - And Without - Medication (2002) and The Last Normal Child: Essays on the Intersection of Kids, Culture and Psychiatric Drugs (2006).

Dr. Diller has appeared many times on television and radio nationwide, including Nightline, PBS News Hour, Good Morning America, CBS Early Morning, The Today Show, Frontline and NPR's Fresh Air. His two-part series "Kids on Drugs", featured in the online magazine Salon.com won the Society of Professional Journalist's "Excellence in Journalism" award in 2000. He provided expert testimony on Ritalin before a U.S. Congressional Committee in May 2000 and the President's Council on Bioethics in December 2002. Dr. Diller's next book, Remembering Ritalin: Generation Rx Reflects on Their Lives and Psychiatric Drugs, is scheduled for publication in Spring 2011.

MATTHEW SELEKMAN, MSW, LCSW

Matthew Selekman, M.S.W., L.C.S.W., the co-director of Partners for Collaborative Solutions and coauthor with Mark Beyebach of Changing Self-Destructive Habits; he is the author of Working with Self-Harming Adolescents.

VICTOR SHKLYAREVSKY, PSYD

Victor Shklyarevsky, Psy.D., is a clinical psychologist at the Center for Psychological Services in Paoli, Pennsylvania. He specializes in work with children, adolescents, and young adults.

TERRY HARGRAVE, PHD

Terry Hargrave, Ph.D., a professor of marriage and family therapy at Fuller Theological Seminary; he is the author of numerous articles and books, including Restoration Therapy: Understanding and Guiding Healing in Marriage and Family Therapy.

ADAM COX, PHD, ABPP

Adam J. Cox, Ph.D., is a clinical psychologist who has been consulting and writing about the emotional and cognitive development of youth for more than a decade. He is the author of On Purpose Before Twenty and No Mind Left Behind.
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Audience
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