Professional Development and Continuing Education
Understanding Attachment and Attachment Disruptions: Using Video Interaction Guidance in Clinical Practice
Susan C. McDonough, Ph.D., M.S.W., IMH-E® (IV)
October 24, 2014
Hearing and Seeing What Young Children Are Telling Us: An Overview of Child Sexual Abuse Dynamics, Assessment and Treatment
Michele Many, LCSW, M.S.W., BACS
May 8, 2014
Telling Their Stories: How Young Children Communicate Trauma
Theodore Gaensbauer, Ph.D.
April 10, 2014
Overview of the Fetal Alcohol Syndrome- Assessment and Treatment: The Visible and Invisible Consequences
Amy Dickson, Psy.D.
March 6, 2014
Understanding Disorganized Attachment and Caregiving
Judith Solomon, Ph.D.
February 6, 2014
Children of the Superstorm: Keeping Them in Mind and Looking Ahead:
An Infant-Early Childhood Mental Health Response
Keynote: Amy Dickson, Psy.D.
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center,
Director of the Orleans Parish Infant Team
Presenters: Gerard Costa, Ph.D.; Kaitlin Mulcahy, MA, LPC, NCC,
Center for Autism and Early Childhood Mental Health, College of Education and Human Services,
Montclair State University
November 14, 2013
The Spirited Child: Helping Parents Learn the Secrets to
Mary Kurcinka, Ed.D.
April 11, 2013
Narrative Family Attachment Therapy:
The Developmental, Behavioral and Affective Sequelae of Early Separation, Loss and Trauma and a Promising Intervention
May 10, 2013
The Spirited Child: Helping Parents Learn the Secrets to Effective Discipline
Mary Sheedy Kurcinka, Ed.D
April 11, 2013
Families in Motion: The Dancing Dialogue – Using the Power of Movement to Support Communication and Attachment with Infants, Young Children and Families
Suzi Tortora, Ph.D.
March 7, 2013
The Clinical Assessment and Treatment of Preschool Mood Disorders: Developmental and Parental Considerations
Joan Luby, M.D.
February 8, 2013
The Ongoing Response to Hurricane Sandy: What's Next?
Michele M. Many, M.S.W., LCSW, and Amy Dickson, Ph.D.
January 11, 2013
Ouch! My Sock Hurts Part II: Strategies for Intervention
Marie Anzalone, Sc. D.,OTR, FAOTA
June 7, 2012
Play Therapy with Children Who Have Experienced Trauma and Loss
Nancy Boyd Webb, D.S.W., LICSW, RPT-S
April 27, 2012
Shelter from the Storm: Effective Interventions with Children Affected by Domestic Violence
Betsy McAlister Groves, M.S.W.
Friday, March 2, 2012
Foundations for the Future: Understanding Development:
The DIR/Floortime Model
Serena Wieder, Ph.D.
February 2, 2012
Early Experience, Child Maltreatment, Trauma & the Neurosequential Model for Assessment and Treatment (5th Annual Master Seminar )
Bruce Perry, M.D., Ph.D.
November 3, 2011
Language as an Organizer of Self: Typical and Vulnerable Trajectories
Gilbert M. Foley, Ed.D. and Sima Gerber, Ph.D., C.C.C.
May 19, 2011
Minding the Baby: Reflection and Transformation in the Parent-Child Relationship
Arietta Slade, Ph.D.
April 7, 2011
Story, Play, and Puppetry: Creating Connections for Enhancing Curriculum and Consultation in Early Childhood
Loretta Wieczner, M.S., C.C.C./S.L.P.
February 4, 2011
Ouch! My Sock Hurts: Sensory Integration and Self-Regulation in Infants and Young Children
Marie Anzalone, Sc. D.
March 11, 2011
4th Annual Master Seminar
Trauma through the Eyes of a Young Child:
Understanding and Helping Children and Families
Joy Osofsky, Ph.D.
October 22, 2010
The High-Maintenance Child, Self-Regulation,
and Parenting: The Temperament
Sean C. McDevitt, Ph.D.
May 14, 2010
Translating Advances in Attachment Research
into Useful Tools for Assessment
Treatment in Infancy and Early Childhood
Kate Rosenblum, Ph.D.; Ann M. Stacks, Ph.D.; Lisa Garcia, M.S.W.
March 5, 2010
Trauma in Infancy and Early Childhood: Developmental Risk and Intervention Strategies
Patricia Van Horn, J.D., Ph.D.
April 23, 2010
When Young Children Need Help:
Consultation with Parents and Teachers; Collaborative Intervention with
Debra Hirschland, M.S.W.
February 4, 2010
Mindsight and Integration: The Heart of Parenting and the Core of Healing Trauma
Dan Siegel, M.D.
October 15, 2009
Making Sense of the Loss: Understanding and Working with Parents of Children on the Autism Spectrum
Michael Mancusi, Marianne Fougere, Dorothea Ianuzzi
June 5, 2009
Postpartum Depression: Essential Knowledge for Assessment and Treatment
Karen Kleiman, M.S.W.
May 1, 2009
Parenting Young Children Whose Lives Intersect with the Child Welfare System: What Children Need
Susan Chinitz, Ph.D.
February 5, 2009
Secure Base Behavior: The Developing Parent-Child Relationships and the Circle of Security Protocol
Bob Marvin, Ph.D.
December 11, 2008
Social and Emotional Development of Infants and Young Children: The Critical Influence of Early Interaction
Edward Z. Tronick, Ph.D.
October 17, 2008
Changing the World, One Diaper at a Time: A Look at Fatherhood
Jonathan Diamond, Ph.D.
June 6, 2008
Parental Reflective Functioning and Clinical Practice:
A New Approach to Working With Parents and Their Young Children
John F. Grienenberger, Ph.D.
May 9, 2008
An Overview of Attachment for Clinical Practice
Morris N. Eagle, Ph.D.
April 9, 2008
Helping Parents Help Their Young Children Through Trauma
Cynthia Monahon, Psy.D.
November 9, 2007
Celebrate Families and Children
October 19, 2007
- T. Berry Brazelton, M.D.
"Touchpoints in Development: A Model for Early Intervention"
- Dr. Joshua Sparrow, M.D.
"Infant and Toddler Emotional Competence: The Basis of Learning from the Beginning of Life"
Parent Community Event: Stresses and Supports for Today's Families
T. Berry Brazelton, M.D.
October 18, 2007
Introducing Laura M. Ludlam, Director of the Child Activity Center & Marcy Safyer, Director of the Institute for Parenting
June 7, 2007
Attachment, Mastery, Interdependence
The Parenting Process Model in Work with Infants, Toddlers, Young Children, and their Families
May 17, 2007