Counseling & Social Work

The Psychedelic Drug Trial: A Cure for Depression? 51 min.

This documentary offers exclusive access to a ground-breaking new trial at Imperial College London. The trial sees, for the first time ever, and under controlled conditions, a psychedelic drug tested head-to-head against a standard antidepressant as a treatment for depression. The film follows a pioneering team of scientists and psychotherapists, led by Professor David Nutt, Dr Robin Carhart-Harri...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2021

The 14 Best Principles for Managing ADHD in Children and Teens 106 min.

World-renowned ADHD expert Dr. Russell Barkley highlights new insights in the treatment and management of ADHD in this video seminar. Packed with recent research and practical application, this program is a must-see for anyone who works with kids and adolescents diagnosed with ADHD. Follow along with Dr. Barkley as he discusses self-awareness, time management, emotional self-control, self-motivati...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2020

Adolescence in Crisis: Racial Trauma and Identity (A Trauma-Focused DBT Perspective) 91 min.

This video seminar with Dr. Eboni Webb focuses on racial trauma through the lens of Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT). Dr. Webb explains how racial trauma impacts adolescent development, how it informs body politics and self-image, and how to use DBT strategies to help adolescents to cope, thrive and build a life worth living amidst racial trauma.

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2020

Being the Change: Embracing Antiracism in the Therapy Room 76 min.

Race-based stress and trauma have always existed in our practices, but do we know how to identify it and truly address it? In this video seminar, Dr. Monnica Williams teaches how to embrace an antiracism stance in your practice that will help clients find safety and healing in your work together. She discusses how to recognize racial trauma, validating experiences of oppression, and ways to become...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2020

CBT Strategies for Kids and Adolescents: Supporting Students With ADHD and Anxiety 110 min.

A safe haven for some and a source of significant stress for others, school presents a number of unique stressors – particularly those with anxiety or ADHD. As they navigate their new normal at school, students will need more support than ever. This video seminar with child and adolescent CBT expert Dr. David Pratt explains why students with anxiety and/or ADHD are especially vulnerable to diffi...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2020

Coping Skills for Kids and Tweens: How to Manage Big Feelings in an Uncertain Time and Beyond 90 min.

As we return to educating our children (whether in school or remotely) the question on everyone’s mind -- how do we offer our students the support they need, no matter where they are? In this video seminar mental health counselor and founder of Coping Skills for Kids Janine Halloran teaches how to help kids identify and express their emotions and calm their bodies in healthy and safe ways. She exp...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2020

COVID-19: Addressing Social and Collective Trauma in Children, Adolescents and Their Families 91 min.

This video seminar unveils the concepts of social and collective trauma. Dr. Varleisha D. Gibbs addresses how children, adolescents, and their families are impacted by societal events such as pandemics, war, natural disasters, and violent events and teaches activities and concepts to address the impact of trauma. She presents unique approaches for maintaining routine, sensory-based strategies, res...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2020

FERPA and HIPAA in the Age of Distance Learning and Remote Services: What Every Teacher, Counselor, and Clinician Needs to Know 58 min.

Nationwide school closures raise novel questions regarding remote services, HIPAA, FERPA, and more. This video seminar with leading school law practitioner John Comegno examines these issues and addresses the following questions: Are there additional consent requirements? How are FERPA and HIPAA enforced? What FAPE obligations remain for special educators? How can school and clinical professionals...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2020

Getting Off the Couch: How to Incorporate Walking Therapy in Your Practice 66 min.

Now, more than ever, clinicians and clients alike, are seeking creative alternatives to telehealth. How can we safely provide individual therapy in person during the pandemic? Walking therapy – or “walk and talk” therapy may just be the answer to this challenging question. This video seminar with social worker Jennifer Udler teaches clinicians the ins and outs of walking therapy, explaining what i...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2020

The Global Pandemic Through the Lens of Trauma 63 min.

In this video seminar, Dr. Bessel van der Kolk, a physician who specializes in posttraumatic stress and author of The New York Times bestseller The Body Keeps The Score, explains how we can best support children and adolescents who have been adversely by recent events – specifically, how to reintegrate back into school and structure after a prolonged and uncertain absence. He teaches how to help c...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2020