Via live interactive webinar
This three-part webinar series moderated by Liana Lowenstein will present a mix of theory and innovative child and play therapy techniques to address challenging clinical issues. Whether you are a beginning or seasoned child or play therapist, this training will better equip you to deal with some of the toughest clinical issues including dysregulation, problematic sexual behavior, encopresis, and enuresis.
Each three-hour webinar features interviews between Liana Lowenstein and leaders in the field. Liana will offer live commentary and will weave together the speaker’s key concepts. You will learn innovative approaches and creative child and play therapy techniques to work more effectively with children, teens, and families.
Register for the entire nine-hour training, or select the topics that are most relevant to your client population.
October 6, 2021: Tips and Techniques to Address Anger and Dysregulation
November 3, 2021: Tips and Techniques to Address Problematic Sexual Behavior
December 8, 2021: Tips and Techniques to Address Encopresis and Enuresis About the 3 Part Series
This course can be taken as a standalone or as part of the complete series (9 CE total)
Purchase Live Series: click here
Purchase Recorded Series: click hereKimberley O’Brien:
Encopresis, more commonly called “soiling” is a debilitating condition to deal with as a parent, as it usually occurs at a stage when children are past the age of toilet training. While encopresis is a complex problem amongst many families, it is treatable. The majority of children with encopresis can be effectively treated with a combination of medical, psychological, and dietary interventions. This training will outline the diagnostic features, causes, and treatment of encopresis. Behavioral approaches will be highlighted, including how play therapy activities can be incorporated so that children will be more motivated to comply with the treatment protocol. Susan Stutzman:
There are many children who struggle with the shame, embarrassment, and inconvenience of diurnal or nocturnal Enuresis (or both) who present for child or play therapy. Susan will provide practical knowledge and play based interventions from a Gestalt Therapy perspective heavily informed by neuroscience. Psychoeducation interventions to use with parents will also be highlighted.
Upon the completion of this course, participants will be able to:
- Identify the behavioral causes and maintenance of Encopresis.
- Explain the treatment approach of Encopresis.
- Describe four play therapy activities that can be integrated into behavioral treatment.
- List four different presentations of Enuresis that a child or play therapist may encounter.
- Apply three play therapy interventions to treat Enuresis.
- Implement three psychoeducation interventions to use with parents
Sources and Resources (click to expand):
Knell, S. & Moore, D.J. (1990). Cognitive-Behavioral Play Therapy in the Treatment of Encopresis, Journal of Clinical Child Psychology, 19:1, 55-60, DOI: 10.1207/s15374424jccp1901_7
Levine, M.D., Bakow, H. (2019). Children with encopresis: A study of treatment outcome. Pediatrics, 58, 845-52.
Shepard, J. A., Poler, J. E., Jr., & Grabman, J. H. (2017). Evidence-based psychosocial treatments for pediatric elimination disorders. Journal of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology, 46(6), 767–797. https://doi.org/10.1080/15374416.2016.1247356
Ucuz, I., & Cicek, A. (2021). Therapeutic approaches to children with enuresis: Aretrospective study. Medicine Science | International Medical Journal, 10(1), 7.https://doi.org/10.5455/medscience.2020.11.232
Safiullina, G. I., Yakupov, R. A., & Safiullina, A. A. (2020). Neurophysiological aspects ofenuresis in children. Russian Osteopathic Journal, (1-2), 58–65.https://doi.org/10.32885/2220-0975-2020-1-2-58-65
Smit, M., & Bakker, N. (2021). From defence mechanism to insufficient bladder control:Dutch experts on enuresis nocturna in an age of developing child sciences (c.1950-1990). History of Education, 1–15. https://doi.org/10.1080/0046760x.2021.1884757
3 CE Live Online Contact Hour(s)
Note: Live interactive webinar is considered the same credit status as live in person by New York, Maryland and many other State boards. Please confirm with your local board.
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