Heard about solution-focused brief therapy (SFBT) and wondering what it really is? Have you heard about SFBT and think it could never work with some of the more challenging diagnoses and conditions, such as schizophrenia, chronic addiction, and trauma? This is the webinar for you. This training offers an overview of what evidence-based SFBT is, how and why it works, and provides concrete tools you can begin using immediately. This class is taught by international trainer, consultant, and author, Teri Pichot. Pichot studied under Insoo Kim Berg and has developed and implemented programs that used solution-focused brief therapy with some of the most challenging populations including addiction, domestic violence, and chronic mental illness.
Participants will be able to describe the difference between problem-solving and solution-building.
Participants will be able to summarize what the research tells us about what causes change for clients.
Participants will be able to identify three SFBT skills that they can immediately begin using with clients.
Intermediate level courses provide information that builds on knowledge practitioners with some experience already have. These courses focus on skill-building or adding knowledge, possibly following a brief overview of basic information, and involve using information in concrete situations and understanding the underlying structure of the material.
To earn a CE Certificate for viewing this webinar, you must view the webinar in its entirety, complete the online evaluation, and pass the CE quiz.
Addiction professionals, employee assistance professionals, social workers, mental health counselors, professional counselors, psychologists, and other helping professionals that are interested in learning about addiction-related matters.
Live closed captioning is available and the captioning capabilities are in compliance with the practices defined in Worldwide Web Consortium’s (W3C) Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) and Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act. In addition, transcripts are available for on-demand webinars recorded on and after March 27, 2019.
This training could be applied to multiple areas of the Alaska Qualified Addictions Professional (QAP) certification. Contact the Alaska Commission for Behavioral Health Certification (Ask for Dabney Van Liere, Executive Director) at 907-332-4333 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for specific information.