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Over 75 Quick, “On-the-Spot” Techniques for Children and Adolescents with Emotional and Behavioral Problems
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Audio CD - 4+ hours   Instructions
Multi-disc audio recording with electronic manual and instructions.
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  1. Utilize effective, clinical techniques for the treatment of behavior disorders in children.
  2. Develop specific behavioral interventions that address the developmental stage of the child and adolescent.
  3. Consider the efficacy of biologically-based interventions to address behavioral and emotional disorders in children.
  4. Explore clinical manifestations among anxiety disorders, AD HD, mood disorders, ODD and Conduct Disorder as it relates to diagnosis.
  5. Develop clinical skills for establishing therapeutic rapport to overcome treatment resistance in children and adolescents.
  6. Analyze the diagnostic symptoms of behavioral/emotional disorders in children and adolescents and establish how this informs your choice of intervention strategies.
  • Behavioral Overview
    • Etiology
      • Nature v. nurture
      • Hormones, neuropsychology, behaviorism
      • Gender differences
      • “Eye of the beholder”
    • DSM-5® Updates
      • ADHD
      • Oppositional defiant disorder
      • Conduct disorder
      • Autism spectrum disorders
      • Bipolar disorder
      • Childhood anxiety and depression
    • Medication Interventions
      • Psycho-stimulants
      • Mood stabilizers
      • Anti-depressants/anti-anxiety
      • Atypical anti-psychotics
      • Illegal/illicit substances and treatment effects
  • Tools for Helping Behavior Problems
    • Quick Techniques to Manage Anger
      • Time in!
      • Restitution
      • The peace table & empathy building
      • Actor/observer
      • Standing 8 count
      • Art of compromise
      • …And many more!
    • Quick Techniques to Manage Depression
      • Cut-n-paste
      • The mirror effect
      • Inside movie
      • Types of journaling
      • … And many more!
    • Quick Techniques to Manage Anxiety
      • Ceiling fan breathing
      • Set the clock
      • Progressive relaxation
      • Top dog/underdog
      • … And many more!
    • Quick Techniques to Manage Autism/Asperger’s
      • Facial expressions and social cues
      • Building a broader structure
      • The burrito
      • Island of Solace
      • … And many more!
    • Quick Techniques to Manage ADHD
      • Noise to the system
      • Anticipation
      • Therapeutic games
      • … And many more!
  • Techniques to help the Client’s World
    • Parents/Caregivers and Teachers/Schools
      • Intentional dialogue
      • The listening jar
      • Time out/quiet time
      • Token economies/response cost (and avoiding pitfalls)
      • The good behavior game
      • Manage Therapist Frustration


Dr. Margery J. Shupe, LPCC-S, specializes in treating and assessing children and adolescents with behavior and emotional disorders. She is the owner and clinical director of New Directions, Counseling for Children, Adolescents and Families located in Cincinnati, Ohio. Dr. Shupe has over 24 years of clinical experience including work in an adolescent behavioral medicine clinic as a counseling psychologist, and a supervisor and clinical therapist of a residential/outpatient children’s/adolescent facility.

Dr. Shupe presents regionally, nationally and internationally on a broad range of topics, primarily focused on clinical treatment to children/adolescents, family counseling and assessment and diagnosis of emotional/behavioral and learning disabilities. Additionally, she has published extensively in professional journals, research manuals, and book chapters.

Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Margery J Shupe maintains a private practice. She is a professor at Walden University. She receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.

Nonfinancial: Margery J Shupe is a member of the American Counseling Association.
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**Materials that are included in this course may include interventions and modalities that are beyond the authorized practice of mental health professionals. As a licensed professional, you are responsible for reviewing the scope of practice, including activities that are defined in law as beyond the boundaries of practice in accordance with and in compliance with your professions standards.

Counselors, Social Workers, Psychologists, Marriage and Family Therapists, Speech-Language Pathologists, Teachers, School Guidance Counselors, Case Managers, Nurses, School Administrators, Educational Paraprofessionals, Occupational Therapists & Occupational Therapy Assistants, Other Helping Professionals who Work with Children