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Reflective Supervision for Preschool IMH Clinical Work
Infant Mental Health services for families with 3-6 year olds are a growing population with unique needs. This training will explore issues with preschool child development, attachment, dyadic play therapy, and triadic parent-child-therapist issues. The similarities and differences in providing reflective supervision for this population will be explored.
*This training is for Detroit-Wayne Infant and Early Childhood Program Supervisors only
Date: Wednesday, January 31, 2018
Time: 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Registration begins at: 8:30 AM
Location: The Guidance Center, Center For Excellence (bldg 2), 13111 Allen Rd., Southgate, MI 48195
Presenter: Vickie Novell, LMSW, IMH-E®
- Participants will be able to identify domains of development in typically developing children 3 years through age 6
- Participants will explore attachment styles and internal working models during the preschool period
- Through the use of videos and case examples, attendees will increase their observation and assessment skills regarding parent – preschool communication – such as verbal, non-verbal, play, and behavioral manifestations
- Participants will explore transference and countertransference within both the parent-child relationship as well as within the clinician- family and clinician – supervisor relationship
- Ports of entry and triadic relationship issues will be explored as a way to address preschool child/parent’s developmental-relational needs
- A dyadic play assessment – “Pathway to Play and Healing” – will be introduced and used to identify strategies and interventions for the parent – preschooler IMH treatment
Continuing Education Information – 5.5 training hours:
Social Work – Approved for 5.5 Michigan SW CEU’s
IMH Endorsement® – Will count towards the requirements for the MI-AIMH Endorsement®
NEW! Licensed Professional Counselors – NBCC Hours – Michigan Association for Infant Mental Health (MI-AIMH) has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No.6867. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. MI-AIMH is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.
Key MI-AIMH Competencies addressed include: Reflective Supervision; Emotional Response; Relationship-focused Therapeutic Practice; Parallel Process; Self Awareness; Contemplation
This training is sponsored generously by the Detroit Wayne Mental Health Authority (DWMHA). Therefore, training attendees need to be employed by a Detroit Wayne Infant Mental Health program and a coupon code is required to register. If you work outside of Detroit-Wayne County and are interested in the training topic, please contact Tiffanie Martinez firstname.lastname@example.org, MI-AIMH Communications and Training Specialist, about the possibility of bringing this trainer to your area.
Registration deadline: January 24, 2017
For registration questions, contact Tiffanie Martinez at: email@example.com or 734-785-7705, Ext. 7617