Informative Presentation Ends FCP Spring 2019 Behavioral Health Lecture Series

Lori Stauffer, Ph.D., completed the FCP spring workshop series with her presentation entitled “The Role of Psychoeducation in Treatment and Prevention of Child Sexual Abuse.” The audience showed keen interest, and there were many questions during her presentation. Dr. Stauffer thoroughly established the importance of psychoeducation in the prevention of abuse and the treatment of children who …

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Final Spring Workshop Addresses Important Topic

FCP will welcome Dr. Lori Stauffer for the final workshop of the FCP 2019 Spring Series for “The Role of Psychoeducation in Treatment and Prevention of Child Sexual Abuse.” Psychoeducation is one of the key components of Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT). This workshop will provide an overview of the components of TF-CBT and a …

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Dynamic Workshop Brings Holistic Perspective to Challenges of Neurodevelopmental Disorders

If you missed today’s workshop by Anthony L. Rostain, M.D., entitled: “Improving Clinical Outcomes for Children and Adolescents with Neurodevelopmental Disorders,” you missed an outstanding presentation. First, an admission – when I saw the title and Dr. Rostain’s credentials before the workshop, I immediately thought “Three hours of brain pictures and pharmacology, Oh no!”  Boy …

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Interesting Topic for 2nd FCP 2019 Spring Mental Health Workshop

We’re looking forward to the second workshop of the FCP 2019 Spring Series on Wednesday, April 3,  8:30 AM to 12 Noon.  Anthony L. Rostain, M.D., will present “Improving Clinical Outcomes for Children and Adolescents with Neurodevelopmental Disorders” This workshop will provide an understanding of common neurodevelopmental disorders in children and adolescents, such as ADHD, ASD, …

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Outstanding Presentation Addressed Troubling Topic

Matthew Wintersteen, Ph.D., returned to the FCP Behavioral Health Workshop series with an update on  his presentation entitled: “Depression, Suicide, and Related Mood Disorders in Adolescents.” As in the past, his easygoing and relaxed style allowed his mastery of the material to quickly become obvious. Using appropriate humor (considering the topic), and quickly moving through any …

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Important Topic Opens the FCP 2019 Spring Workshop Series.

The first workshop of the FCP 2019 Spring Series will be presented from 8:30 AM to 12 noon on Wednesday, March 6th, by Matthew B. Wintersteen, Ph.D., and is entitled Depression, Suicide, and Related Mood Disorders in Adolescents.  The lifetime prevalence of depression in adolescents is about 25% with adult recurrences of these conditions over 50%. Data …

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Serious, Informative, and … Fun? Ethics Workshop

Dr. Allan Tepper, back by popular request, put on another great performance in the second of two workshops held Wednesday, 12/5: “Ethics Boundaries Potpourri: Records, Minors, Email, Cell Phones, Texting, and Telehealth.” As in the past, Dr. Tepper presented a reality check, including risks for noncompliance for record keeping, release of records and other issues …

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Dynamic Presentation on Girls with Autism First in Workshop Doubleheader

“Girls with Autism: Social Perception, Language, and Camouflaging” presented by Julia Parish-Morris, Ph.D., was first on the roster of yesterday’s morning and afternoon workshops. Dr. Parish-Morris’s professional and dynamic style made for an engaging 3 hours. Well-organized and animated, with a good sense of humor throughout, Dr. Parish-Morris also handled questions very well, providing thorough …

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Double Header Workshops to Conclude the FCP 2018 Fall Workshop Series

Wednesday, December 5th, FCP will welcome two esteemed presenters for a full-day of Professional Education Workshops. In the morning, from 8:30 AM to 12 Noon, Julia Parish-Morris, Ph.D., will present “Girls with Autism: Social Perception, Language, and Camouflaging.” Girls are four times less likely to be diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) than boys, but …

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Excellent Presentation Addressed Child & Teen Anxiety and School Refusal

Today’s workshop presented by Randi Pochtar, Ph.D, kicked off the FCP 2018 Fall Professional Workshop Series with “Identifying and Treating Anxiety and School Refusal in Children and Adolescents.” Dr. Pochtar was very personable in her well-organized and energetic presentation. She spoke softly, but there were no complaints from the participants about inability to hear.  In …

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