Don't miss out on this special event. Our usual two-day Advanced PMT course has been consolidated into one all-day training at a discounted price!
August 4, 2012
9 AM - 5 PM EST
The objective of this training is to provide intense, focused instruction in Parent Management Training. PMT is an evidence-based program that has a 78% success rate in significantly improving behavior problems in children diagnosed with Oppositional Defiant Disorder and Conduct Disorder. As a result of attending, participants will be able to:
set up positive reinforcement programs to strengthen pro-social behaviors
using the skills to change parent behavior in the session
teach parents to use mild, effective punishment techniques to decrease inappropriate and severe behavioral problems.
set up and maintain effective positive reinforcement programs
teach compromising and negotiating
The course is intended for professionals interested in implementing Parent Management Training (PMT) in clinical practice. Under the direction of Alan E. Kazdin, Ph.D., ABPP, the course will be presented by certified specialists in PMT from the Yale Parenting Center. Upon completion of the course, participants will receive 7 continuing education credits. The course is approved by the American Psychological Association and the National Association of Social Workers.