By the end of the course, the Counselor, Marriage and Family Therapist, Social Worker or Psychologist will be able to:
-Explain the three parts of the Being Prepared for Anger Technique.
-Explain some reasons that the Homeland Tour Technique can be helpful.
-Explain why might a child benefit from knowing the reason for his or her placement.
-Explain one major cause of loss and shame for adoptive couples.
-Explain why adopted children often wish to be in control of a search for their birth parents.
-Explain four areas to consider when explaining adoption to a pre-schooler or seven-year-old.
-Explain why it might be helpful to ask a sexually abused child about his or her experience.
-Explain parent characteristics associated with adoption disruption.
-Explain three components of cultural competence for transracial adoptive parents.
-Explain the DSM criteria for RAD.
-Explain a virtual obsession in law, language, and literary representations regarding adoptions.
-Explain what parental desires do attachment therapies address, according to Barth et al.
"The instructional level of this course is introductory, intermediate, or advanced depending on the learners clinical area of expertise."
CEU Continuing Education for
Counselor CEUs, Social Worker CEUs, Psychology CEUs, MFT CEUs