Provides a map for increasing trauma therapist's comfort, willingness, and knowledge to initiate and facilitate sexual health conversations that promote LGBTQ youth coming to know the positive potential for their sexual development and health.
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Presents the current status of mental health assessment, intervention and prevention for commercially sexually exploited youth, and future steps for improving mental health services for this population.
Features a first-person interview with Jeanne Sherman, MEd, CAGS, LMHC, whose efforts on behalf of military veterans and families in Rhode Island earned her the VFW Community Service Award in May of 2015.
Tackles the specific strategies and challenges within each child serving system providing services to commercially sexually exploited children.
Features leading child and adolescent experts speaking about their recommendations for effectively addressing policy challenges in implementing integrated care.
Discusses a study comparing a clinical CSEC cohort with a clinical group of youth who had no reported involvement in prostitution, but had a history of sexual abuse/assault.
Discusses Project Fleur-de-lis (PFDL), an intermediate and long-term school-based mental health response to Hurricane Katrina.
Provides a basic introduction to AF-CBT, as well as an introduction to the theories behind AF-CBT and how the different components of the model fit together. The presentation also describes the research support for AF-CBT.
Provides a primer on Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), beginning with an overview of the theories behind CBT and an introduction to case conceptualization and assessment.
Describes eligibility criteria that can be used to determine whether a family is appropriate for AF-CBT and the role of clinical assessment in AF-CBT, including recommended instruments.
Introduces some of the fundamental skills in AF-CBT, and some of these techniques are demonstrated. This webinar explains how to sequence AF-CBT with other evidence-based practices and provides an overview of the AF-CBT training and consultation model.
Provides an orientation to Alternatives for Families: A Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (AF-CBT) and is intended to provide an introduction to the model for clinicians who wish to learn more about it.