a 3 hour Continuing Education
Course for Social Workers
Sunday February 4, 2018
Park Slope Center for Mental
255 15th Street, Brooklyn, NY
Recent research has shown that some forms of attachment
can be predicted from early interactions of infants and
caregivers. This workshop will review the effects of
early traumatic stress on the infant's developing brain.
How is attachment measured and what are the
implications for a child's life when there may be an
insecure or disorganized attachment with a primary
Why is it that despite the best intentions of many
parents we may see interactions that are not optimum for
their child's development?
Even if you are not working with young children,
this workshop will give you an understanding of what's going
on with the children you may be treating and even with
adults and couples!
About the Instructor
Dr. Phyllis Cohen is the founder and director of the New
York Institute for Psychotherapy Training in Infancy, Childhood
and Adolescence (NYIPT), offering training, supervision and
continuing education courses for social workers and other mental
Since 2012 Dr. Cohen has been a consultant at the New
Alternatives for Children, where she directs the Building Blocks
Project, a program that trains and supervises therapists to work
dyadically with birth mothers and their young children in foster
Dr. Cohen co-authored The
Mother-Infant Interaction Picture Book: The Origins of
Attachment (Beebe, Cohen and Lachman,
Norton Press, 2016). In addition to numerous professional
papers, she has co-edited Healing after
Parent Loss in Childhood and Adolescence: Therapeutic
Interventions and Theoretical Considerations, (Cohen,
Sossin and Ruth, Rowman and Littlefield, 2014), and Mothers,
Infants and Young Children of September 11th: A Primary
Prevention Project, (Beebe, Cohen, Sossin
and Markese, Routledge, 2012).
Dr. Cohen teaches at NYU, Columbia, and other
professional Institutes, and maintains a private practice in
Brooklyn, working with adults, children and couples.
Price: $80.00 (includes certificate of completion for 3 CEU’s
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Traumatic Stress workshops today
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and is subject to the January 28th cancellation deadline)
SPACE IS LIMITED!
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Refunds will be given for cancellations prior to
January 28, 2018
No refunds will be given after
January 27, 2018
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Young Children and Their Caregivers
February 4, 2018
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March 4, 2018
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Young Children and School-Age
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