Previous Workshops

The Center for Family Based Training has sponsored many workshops over the years. Below is a list of previous workshop topics and dates.

Shifting Families from a Behavioral to a Relational Understanding of their Children
Wednesday, 6/9/21, North Carolina training groups, Zoom Web Conference Training
Thursday, 6/10/21, North Carolina training groups, Zoom Web Conference Training
Friday, 6/11/21, North Carolina training groups, Zoom Web Conference Training
Thursday, 4/29/21, Venango County Via Zoom

Promoting a Relational Focus in Intensive In-Home Supervision
Wednesday, 6/9/21, 1:00pm-4:00pm, Zoom Web Conference
Thursday, 6/10/21, 1:00pm-4:00pm, Zoom Web Conference
Friday, 6/11/21, 1:00pm-4:00pm, Zoom Web Conference

An Eco-Systemic Approach to Understanding and Treating Families with LGBTQ+ Youth
Friday, 4/16/21, Norristown Via Zoom
Friday, 4/23/21, Philhaven Via Zoom
Thursday, 4/29/21, Altoona Via Zoom

The Supervisors Role in Helping Therapists Create Emotional Safety in Families
Friday, 4/9/21, Philhaven Via Zoom
Friday, 4/23/21, Norristown Via Zoom

Deconstructing Addiction
Wednesday, 4/28/21, Catholic Charities, Harrisburg via Zoom Webconference

The Role of Neuropsychology in Informing Eco-Systemic Case Conceptualization
Friday, 3/5/21, Philhaven via Zoom Webconference

Using Tele-Supervision to Strengthen Therapist Engagement of Families in ESFT
Wednesday, 2/10/21, 1:00pm-4:00pm, Zoom Web Conference
Thursday, 2/11/21, 1:00pm-4:00pm, Zoom Web Conference
Friday, 2/12/21, 1:00pm-4:00pm, Zoom Web Conference

Living Our Codes: Integrity, Boundaries & Ethics in Family Treatment
Thursday, 2/4/21, Altoona Via Zoom
Friday, 2/5/21, Philhaven Via Zoom
Thursday, 2/11/21, Norristown Via Zoom
Wednesday, 11/4/20, Catholic Charities, Harrisburg via Zoom

Challenges & Opportunities in Clinical Tele-Supervision
Thursday, 1/7/21, Norristown Via Zoom
Friday, 1/8/21, Philhaven Via Zoom

Creating the Therapeutic System
Wednesday, 6/10/20, North Carolina training groups, Zoom Web Conference Training
Thursday,6/11/20, North Carolina training groups, Zoom Web Conference Training
Friday, 6/12/20, North Carolina training groups, Zoom Web Conference Training
Thursday, 10/1/20 Venango County Via Zoom
Friday, 10/30/20 Mercer County Via Zoom
Friday, December 4th, 2020 Altoona Via Zoom
Thursday, 12/17/20 Norristown Via Zoom
Friday, 12/18/20 Philhaven Via Zoom

Engaging Caregivers in Family Treatment (In the Context of a Global Pandemic)
Wednesday, 10/21/20, North Carolina training groups, Zoom Web Conference Training
Thursday, 10/22/20, North Carolina training groups, Zoom Web Conference Training
Friday, 10/23/20, North Carolina training groups, Zoom Web Conference Training

Monitoring ESFT Fidelity & Promoting Clinical Competency
Wednesday, 10/21/20,  1:00pm-4:00pm, Zoom Web Conference
Thursday, 10/22/20, 1:00pm-4:00pm, Zoom Web Conference
Friday, 10/23/20, 1:00pm-4:00pm, Zoom Web Conference 

Reducing Disruptive Behavior in Children by Fostering Secure Attachment and a Non-Violent Communication
Thursday, 6/24/20 & Friday, 6/25/20 via Zoom Web Conference

Measuring ESFT Fidelity and Promoting Competency
Wednesday, 6/10/20,  1:00pm-4:00pm, Zoom Web Conference
Thursday, 6/11/20, 1:00pm-4:00pm, Zoom Web Conference
Friday, 6/12/20, 1:00pm-4:00pm, Zoom Web Conference

Power & Privilege: Implications for Family Treatment
Wednesday, 2/10/21, North Carolina training groups, Zoom Web Conference Training
Thursday, 2/11/21, North Carolina training groups, Zoom Web Conference Training
Friday, 2/12/21, North Carolina training groups, Zoom Web Conference Training
Friday, 10/9/20 Norristown Via Zoom
Friday, 10/23/20 Altoona Via Zoom
Friday, 10/30/20 Philhaven Via Zoom

Treating Families with Histories of Complex Developmental Trauma
Friday, 5/15/20, MCIU Conference Center, Norristown, PA
Thursday, 4/24/20, WellSpan Philhaven Conference Center, Mount Gretna, PA
Thursday, 4/30/20, PA Counseling Services, Lebanon, PA

ASD: A Spectrum of Treatments for a Spectrum Disorder
Friday, 3/27/20, Catholic Charities, Harrisburg, PA

Recognizing and Treating Embattled, High-Conflict Families
Wednesday, 3/11/20, Venango County Human Services, Franklin, PA
Thursday, 2/6/20, PA Counseling Services, Lebanon, PA
Thursday, 2/20/20, MCIU Conference Center, Norristown, PA
Friday, 1/17/20, WellSpan Philhaven Conference Center, Mount Gretna, PA

Implementing ESFT in the Home: Working with Embattled Families
Wednesday-Friday, 2/12/19-2/14/19, Durham, North Carolina

Using Videotape Supervision in the Supervision of ESFT: Part 2
Wednesday-Friday, 2/12/19-2/14/19, Durham, North Carolina

Sharpening Skills in Discovering Negative Interactional Cycles
Friday, 2/7/20, Philhaven, Mount Gretna, PA

A Relational Approach to Supporting Young Children Who are Emotionally Vulnerable
Friday, 1/31/20, Mercer County Behavioral Health, Mercer County, PA

Creating a Strength-Based Supervisory Context – Parts 1 & 2
Thursday, 12/5/19, PA Counseling Services, Lebanon, PA
Thursday, 12/12/19, MCIU Conference Center, Norristown, PA
Friday, 1/10/20, Philhaven Conference Center, Mt Gretna, PA
Thursday, February 27th, 2020
Montgomery County Intermediate Unit, Norristown, PA,
Thursday, March 5th, 2020, PA Counseling Services, Lebanon, PA
Friday, April 3rd, 2020, WellSpan Philhaven via Zoom

Recognizing and Treating Authoritarian Families
Thursday, 12/19/19, MCIU Conference Center, Norristown, PA
Thursday, 11/7/19, PA Counseling Services, Lebanon, PA
Wednesday, 11/13/19, Venango County Human Services, Franklin, PA
Wednesday-Friday, 10/30/19-11/1/19, Durham, North Carolina

Introduction to Addictive Behaviors
Wednesday, 11/6/19, Catholic Charities, Harrisburg, PA

Using Videotape Supervision in the Supervision of ESFT: Part 1
Wednesday-Friday, 10/30/19-11/1/19, Durham, North Carolina

Using Safety Plans to Prevent Teen Suicide
Wednesday, 9/25/19, PA Counseling Services, Lebanon, PA

Recognizing and Treating the Under-Organized Family
Thursday, 4/25/19, PA Counseling Services, Lebanon, PA
Thursday, 5/16/19, Merakey, Colmar PA
Friday, 5/17/19, Philhaven Conference Center, Mt Gretna, PA
Monday, 6/24/19 Durham Friends, Durham, NC
Wednesday, 3/20/19, Venango County Human Services, Franklin, PA

Addressing Supervisory Challenges in Fostering Child-Centered, Family-Focused Case Conceptualizations
Thursday, 4/5/19, WellSpan Philhaven, Mount Gretna, PA

Resilience is a Discipline: Maintaining Purpose and Personal Balance as a Family Based Therapist
Thursday, 3/21/19, PA Counseling Services, Lebanon, PA

Using Structural Maps to Guide Treatment and Improve Outcomes
Thursday, 1/17/19, PA Counseling Services, Lebanon, PA
Friday, 3/1/19, Philhaven, Mount Gretna, PA
    
Helping Therapists Effectively Use the NIC to Inform Treatment: The Role of Clinical Supervision
Friday, 1/11/19, WellSpan Philhaven, Mount Gretna, PA
Thursday, 2/28/19, Merakey, Colmar, PA
Thursday, 3/7/19, PA Counseling Services, Lebanon, PA


Effective Feedback in Clinical Supervision

Thursday, 10/12/18 at Pennsylvania Counseling Center, Lebanon, PA
Thursday, 12/13/18 at Merakey, Colmar, PA

Friday 4/15/19  at Philhaven in Mt Gretna, PA

Treating Families Formed by Adoption
Thursday, 12/6/18, WellSpan Philhaven, Mount Gretna, PA
Thursday, 12/13/18, PA Counseling Services, Lebanon, PA
Thursday, 12/20/18, Merakey, Colmar, PA

Understanding and Treating Enmeshment in Families
Thursday, 11/7/18, Venango County Human Services, Franklin, PA
Thursday, 2/7/19, Carolina Outreach, Durham, North Carolina

How Independent Prescribers Can Ensure Troubled Children Get the Right Treatment
Wednesday, 10/17/18, 8:30am-4:00pm, Tara-A Country Inn, Clark, PA

An Introduction to Couples Therapy
Thursday, 10/11/18, Catholic Charities, Harrisburg, PA

Family Based Treatment When a Child is on the Autism Spectrum
Philhaven, Mount Grenta, PA – March 23rd, 2018
Northwestern Human Services, Colmar, PA – May 10th 2018
PA Counseling Services, Lebanon, PA – January 25th, 2018
Scott Browning, PhD

Learning to See Structural Patterns in the Family
Alliance Behavioral Health, Durham, North Carolina – October 1st, 2018
C. Wayne Jones, PhD

Conceptualizing and Treating Childhood Disorders
Catholic Charities, Harrisburg, PA – August 1st, 2018
Stephen DiDonato, PhD

Treating Multi-Stressed, Fragile Families
Catholic Charities, Harrisburg, PA – May 30th, 2018
C. Wayne Jones, PhD

Creating a Collaborative Eco-System in Family Based Treatment
PA Counseling Services, Lebanon, PA – April 26th, 2018
Philhaven, Mount Grenta, PA – May 11th, 2018
Joshua Irvine, MA, LPC

Recognizing Enmeshment in Families
Friday, April 12th, 2018, Mercer County Behavioral Health, Mercer County, PA

Why Troubled Children Do Not Get Better and What Can Be Done About It
Mercer County Behavioral Health, Mercer County, PA – January 19th, 2018
Venango County Human Services, Franklin, PA – May 3rd, 2018
C. Wayne Jones, PhD

Creating a Collaborative Eco-System in Family Based Treatment
Thursday, April 26, 2018, PA Counseling Services, Lebanon, PA
Friday, May 11, 2018, Philhaven Conference Center, Mt Gretna, PA
Thursday, September 20, 2018, Northwestern Human Services, Colmar PA

Family Based Treatment When a Child is on the Autism Spectrum
PA Counseling Services, Lebanon, PA – January 25th, 2018
Philhaven, Mount Grenta, PA – March 23rd, 2018
Northwestern Human Services, Colmar, PA – May 10th, 2018
Scott Browning, PhD

Doing Family Therapy: An ESFT Booster (Parts 1 & 2)
Part 1: North Carolina Intensive In Home Programs, September 8th, 12th, 13th 2017, Durham, NC
Part 2: North Carolina Intensive In Home Programs, February 14th, 15th, 16th 2018, Durham, NC
Tara Byers, MS, NCC, LPC

Supervising and Supporting the Implementation of ESFT (Parts 1 & 2)
Part 1: North Carolina Intensive In Home Programs, September 7th, Durham, NC
Part 2: North Carolina Intensive In Home Programs, February 12th, Durham, NC
C. Wayne Jones, PhD & Tara Byers, MS, NCC, LPC

Working with Attachment in Family Therapy
Philhaven, Mount Grenta, PA – October 20th, 2017
PA Counseling Services, Lebanon, PA – January 18th, 2018
C. Wayne Jones, PhD & Joshua Irvine, MA, LPC


Addressing Substance Abuse in the Family

Philhaven, Mount Grenta, PA – September 8th, 2017
Northwestern Human Services, Colmar, PA – September 21st, 2017
PA Counseling Services, Lebanon, PA – September 29th, 2017

Amy Maurizio, MS, MBA, CAADC

The New Diversity: Maintaining Cultural Competency in a New Era of Diversity
Catholic Charities, Harrisburg, PA – September 19th, 2017
Dr. Susan McGroarty

Recognizing and Treating Family Violence
Catholic Charities, Harrisburg, PA – July 12th, 2017
C. Wayne Jones, PhD

Children Who Challenge: Developmentally Informed Family Intervention
Philhaven, Mount Grenta, PA – April 21st, 2017
PA Counseling Services, Lebanon, PA – May 4th, 2017
Northwestern Human Services, Colmar, PA – May 9th, 2017

C. Wayne Jones, PhD

Facilitating Effective Family Communication
Northwestern Human Services, Colmar, PA – September 15th, 2016
PA Counseling Services, Lebanon, PA – September 22nd, 2016
Philhaven, Mount Grenta, PA – September 29th, 2016

Frani Pollack, PhD

Recognizing and Reducing Danger in High Risk Families
Northwestern Human Services, Colmar, PA – May 5th, 2016
Philhaven, Mount Grenta, PA – May 6th, 2016
PA Counseling Services, Lebanon, PA – May 13th, 2016

C. Wayne Jones, PhD & Michael Russell, MA

A Subsystems Approach to Working with Conflict in Stepfamilies

Northwestern Human Services, Colmar, PA – September 18th, 2015
PA Counseling Services, Lebanon, PA – September 25th, 2015
Philhaven, Mount Grenta, PA – October 30th 2015

Scott Browning, PhD

How to Do Effective Family Treatment When Caregivers Have ADHD, LD and/or Severe Anxiety
Philhaven, Mount Grenta, PA – May 1st 2015
Giant Community Room, Linglestown, PA – May 8th, 2015
Northwestern Human Services, Colmar, PA – May 15th, 2015
C. Wayne Jones, PhD & Christine Kodman-Jones, PhD

Making the Most of Team-Based Collaborative Treatment
Philhaven, Mount Grenta, PA – September 19th, 2014
Northwestern Human Services, Colmar, PA – September 25th, 2014
Giant Community Room, Linglestown, PA – September 26th, 2014
Tara Byers, MS, NCC, LPC

A Guide for Doing Family-Based Treatment Effectively
Northwestern Human Services, Colmar, PA – May 1st, 2014
Philhaven, Mount Grenta, PA – May 2nd, 2014
C. Wayne Jones, PhD

Measuring Therapist Competency and Adherence to the Treatment Model
Pennsylvania Counseling Services, Lebanon, PA – March 14th, 2014
C. Wayne Jones, PhD

Strengthening the Executive Role in Multi-Stressed Families
Philhaven, Mount Grenta, PA – February 6th, 2014
Northwestern Human Services, Colmar, PA – February 7th, 2014
C. Wayne Jones, PhD & Tara Byers, MS, NCC, LPC

Strengthening Distress Tolerance and Emotion Regulation in the Family
Northwestern Human Services, Colmar, PA – September 12, 2013
Philhaven, Mount Grenta, PA – September 20, 2013
C. Wayne Jones, PhD & Karin Bleeker, MS