Time Out: The Controversy That Just Won't Quit
Popular books and media routinely misrepresent Time Out and its role in contemporary child behavior therapy. This webinar will attempt to correct this narrow view of behavior therapy and replace it with a more sophisticated and dynamic model capable of appealing to a broader cross-section of consumers of mental health services for children and families.
We will review the popular anti-time out arguments, e.g., it re-traumatizes, it's shaming. We also will review other roadblocks to the acceptance of time out procedures, such as governmental barriers. Dr. Reitman will also review the empiric...Read moreal findings on this controversy. Less...
- Name at least 2 common misconceptions about behavioral treatments for children.
- Name at least 2 features distinguishing effective time out from those described in popular media.
- State at least two core principles of applied behavior analysis that enhance child behavior therapy's effectiveness and appeal.
Friday, June 12, 2020
12:00 PM EDT - 01:00 PM EDTRegister for this Webinar
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About the speaker
David Reitman, PhD
Dr. Reitman is the author of more than 50 publications concerned with the assessment and treatment of child behavioral problems, and discipline practices. He serves on the editorial board of several journals concerned with child behavior therapy and behavioral disorders, and has edited 2 books concerned with child assessment. Dr. Reitman has also served as consultant to the Children’s Services Council of Broward County. For the past 15 years, Dr. Reitman has served as the Director of Project RISE, an “out-of school” quality improvement effort funded by the Children’s Trust of Miami Dade County.
CE Information - Earn up to 1 CE Hour
American Psychological Association
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