By the end of the course, the Counselor, Marriage and Family Therapist, Social Worker or Psychologist will be able to:
-Explain two ways to shape a child’s attention.
-Explain two common causes of miscommunication through ambiguous statements with difficult children.
-Explain the three parts of Omnipotent Powerless Child Syndrome.
-Explain how can a child benefit from the 5 Minutes Technique.
-Explain two ways to clean up communication between a therapist and a child.
-Explain three parental behaviors that often lead to decreased respect for rules in children.
-Explain two parts to assessing the effects of anger on your child.
-Explain how are parents views and models about child rearing shaped.
-Explain two factors are implicated in the development of behavioral problems.
-Explain two factors that were the most common precursors to behavioral problems at four years of age.
-Explain the five parenting practices of families with children with behavior problems.
-Explain what helps promote competent parenting.
"The instructional level of this course is introductory, intermediate, or advanced depending on the learners clinical area of expertise."