Dr. Regine Galanti and Dr. Tamara Soles present on anxiety in children. Dr. Galanti described ways that children and parents inadvertently cause anxiety to grow and some specific things you can do right away that can reduce a child’s anxiety. Dr. Soles also describes common mistakes clinicians make that reinforce the anxiety. Topics such as how to help kids be more flexible, ways to help children tolerate uncomfortable feelings, how to use CBT to reduce avoidance and how to teach children about Automatic Negative Thoughts.
Dr. Tamara Soles is approved by the American Psychological Association and the Canadian Psychological Association to offer continuing education for psychologists. Dr. Tamara Soles maintains responsibility for the program. Verify with your State or Provincial governing body to ensure APA and CPA approved activities are eligible. *Note: Not currently eligible for OPQ.