[Audio Only] BT06 Workshop 47 – Therapy with Angry and Aggressive Adolescents: A Systemic Approach Treatment – Kenneth V. Hardy, PhD
Courses Content :
- Subject Matter: Workshop
Faculty: Kenneth Hardy, PhD Duration: 2:27:17 Category: Brief Therapy Conference | Brief Therapy Conference 2006
Original air date: December 10, 2006.
This program will focus on therapeutic options that clinicians and other human service providers may employ with kids who are distressed by situations that hinder the negotiation of adolescent “normal developmental challenges.” It will be offered a framework for understanding adolescents who are prone to angry, violent, and explosive behaviors. Specific ideas for improving evaluation, involvement, and treatment of disturbed adolescents will be presented.
Objectives of Education:
To provide a framework for assessing and criticizing present approaches to dealing with problematic kids.
Identifying three crucial characteristics that contribute to “at-risk” behavior in problematic teenagers.
*Content and confidentiality may be modified during sessions*
Kenneth Hardy, PhD, Professor Seminars and items related to: 17
KENNETH HARDY, PhD, is a Professor of Family Therapy at Drexel University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and the Director of the Eikenberg Institute for Relationships in New York City, where he has a private practice specialized in dealing with children, families, and trauma. The work of Dr. Hardy has been on the Oprah Winfrey Show, ABC’s 20/20, Dateline NBC, and PBS. He frequently speaks at conferences devoted to better understanding the needs of traumatized adolescents and their families. He has authored many books in the industry, including Teens Who Hurt: Clinical Interventions for Breaking the Cycle of Youth Violence and Minorities and Family Therapy.
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