(Episode 33)

Anxiety in Children with Dr. Regine Galanti

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.

Continuing Education

This Podcast Episode Provides 1 Hour of CE Credit

Course Description

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.

Instructor's bio

Regine Galanti, PhD is a psychologist with expertise in OCD, Anxiety, Parenting, and Behavior Problems. She specializes in Cognitive Behavior Therapy, a type of short term, research supported therapy, that helps people change their thoughts and behaviors. Specifically, she uses Exposure Therapy to help people face their fears and improve their lives. She is the author of Anxiety Relief for Teens: Essential CBT Skills and Mindfulness Practices to Overcome Anxiety and Stress.

Learning Objectives

  • Identify what skills are most valuable when confronting child anxiety
  • Recognize the role that adults play in child anxiety
  • Understand the mechanisms through which child anxiety is perpetuated or alleviated.

How to Take the Course

Once you choose a course that interests you, simply click the enroll button to register for the course. You will be prompted to create your login information and then be directed to the course curriculum where you will have access to the episode, the learning objectives, and the post-test. Once you successfully complete the post-test, you will automatically receive your CE certificate. You can listen to the course episode directly on the course website or on your favourite podcast app.

How to Get Your Certificate

After listening to the course episode, you will be prompted to take the multiple choice post-test. To receive your continuing education credit certificate, you need to achieve a score of 70% of more. You may retake the post-test up to three times. Once successfully completed, the certificate will appear in your course area where you can download it.

Commercial Support

There is no commercial support for this course. Dr. Galanti has two books related to anxiety which were referenced in the episode.

FAQ

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Course Format

This course is presented in audio format via podcast interview

Look what my podcast listeners have to say

Dr. Tamara Soles skillfully dives into meaningful conversations about a variety of topics that not only relate to therapy but also translate to many other aspects of life. This podcast is thought-provoking and keeps the listener completely engaged. The exchanges are lighthearted, humorous at times, and purposeful. A worthwhile listen, simply delightful!
 
Aldem
I have enjoyed every single episode of this podcast. Dr. Soles and her guests have done an awesome job talking about meaningful topic and sending important message about mental health while still keeping the discussions entertaining and light. Love it!
Miglena
This inspiring and thought provoking hour has 50 minutes that will elevate your practice and life.
Rachel R.
Dr. Soles is very down to earth and relatable, yet professional. She asks excellent questions and makes important points. She manages to make her guests feel comfortable and elicits a friendly vibe. As a therapist I find myself learning, as well as relating to the speakers. Thank you for this excellent podcast!
 
Anne
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Continuing Education Approvals

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.

 

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