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
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Learning Objectives

  • 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.

Learning Levels

  • Introductory
  • Intermediate

Friday, June 12, 2020


12:00 PM EDT - 01:00 PM EDT

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$10.00 - $25.00
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About the speaker

CE Information - Earn up to 1 CE Hour

CE Approvals

American Psychological Association
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CE Process Info

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