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  Continuing Education Workshops
  • Alvord, Baker & Associates, LLC is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists.  Alvord, Baker & Associates, LLC maintains responsibility for each program and its content.

  • Alvord, Baker & Associates, LLC is authorized by  the Maryland Board of Social Work Examiners as a sponsor of Continuing Education.   A certificate for Category 1 credits will be awarded at the completion of each workshop

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Children and Adolescents 2014-2016
Friday, October 24, 2014 at 8:45 AM - Friday, June 10, 2016 at 1:00 PM (ET)

Two component course: didactic presentations and small group consultation sessions.  Didactic presentations will occur every other month, excluding the summer, over the course of two years.  Each will be 3 hours and 15 minutes in length, allowing for 3 hours of instruction and a 15 minute break.  Small group consultation sessions will occur during the alternate months, in between the didactic presentations, and will be 90 minutes in length.  No meetings will be scheduled during the months of July and August.  Sessions will be offered at a variety of times, in order to accommodate a wide range of schedules.  Each group will be led by an experienced Alvord Baker & Associates therapist with expertise in CBT. Enrollment is now closed for this course. For additional information, click here.

For more information, contact: Dr. Veronica Raggi: (301)593-6554 ext. 57, or email:

Additional information and registration:
 Eventbrite - Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Children and Adolescents 2014-16

Two (2) Workshops:Trauma-Focused CBT and Implementation of Trauma-Focused CBT (Each workshop = CE:3)
Presented by Julia Felton, PhD and Elizabeth Malesa, PhD

1. Introduction to Trauma-Focused CBT (Friday, Sept. 12, 2014 8:45am - 12:00 noon)
This workshop is designed to increase a clinician’s awareness of the myriad effects of trauma on children, how to assess trauma-related psychological symptoms, and an introduction to general principles for treating trauma-exposed youth in a clinical setting.  Participants will become familiar with evidence-based assessment tools and the components of Trauma-Focused CBT with youth.  

2. Application and Implementation of TF-CBT (Friday, Nov. 7, 2014 8:45am - 12:00 noon)
This workshop is designed to develop a clinician’s skills in the application and implementation of TF-CBT.  Presenters will focus on developing the trauma-narrative with youth and enhancing family involvement in treatment. Adaptations for TF-CBT for use with diverse populations will also be discussed.  Participants will be encouraged to take part in role-plays and practice techniques during the 

.For more information, contact Dr Veronica Raggi (301)593-6554 ext. 57, or

Additional Information & Registration:
Eventbrite - Trauma-Focused CBT and Implementation of TF-CBT

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