PCIT for Toddlers

Parent-Child Interaction Therapy with Toddlers is an early intervention program that involves coaching parents while they interact with their 12 to 24 month old children. Adapting the play therapy and compliance training procedures of standard PCIT, parents are coded and coached in the use of therapeutic parenting practices proven to decrease problematic behaviors, improve children's language, and encourage young children to begin building listening skills to start following directions with sensitive and nurturing support.

This webinar will describe novel components for the special needs
...Read more of toddlers, including specific procedures for promoting the attachment relationship and emotion regulation in both the caregivers and children. Central to the model is the understanding that difficult behaviors in toddlers are a sign of emotion dysregulation rather than deliberate defiance. It is with the assistance of a nurturing and sensitive caregiver that the child's capacity to manage emotion develops. Skills to teach emotion regulation are labeled CARES. Less...

Learning Objectives

  • Summarize the difference between classic PCIT and PCIT adapted for Toddlers.
  • Name the specific CARES skills to assist with emotion regulation for both the child and caregiver.
  • Label the PDI-Toddlers sequence of steps to help teach listening skills.

Friday, January 31, 2020


12:00 PM EST - 01:00 PM EST

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CE Information - Earn 1 CE Hour

CE Approvals

American Psychological Association
PCIT International, Inc. is approved by the American Psychological Association (APA) to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. PCIT International, Inc. maintains responsibility for this program and its contents.
PCIT International, Inc
These continuing education credits earned are for PCIT International, Inc. use only. PCIT International, Inc. will use PCIT continuing education credits for use towards re-certification and organizational records.

CE Process Info

A continuing education certificate for the event will be obtained using the website, CE-Go. Shortly after the live webinar, you will receive an email containing a link to CE-Go.   (This link will be sent to the email account you used to register for the event).

Upon accessing the CE-Go website, you will be able to:

Complete evaluation forms for the event (Mandatory to receive credit)

Download your continuing education certificate in a PDF format

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