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General PCS Training Information

Dialectical Behavior Therapy

9:00 AM - 1:00 PM (4 APA CE Credits For Psychologists or Social Worker Credits)
PCS Headquarters, Lebanon PA

 

This training is designed to give an overview of Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), including the theory and history behind this treatment model. We will describe what is included in a DBT program and revie...Read More

Working with Children Who Have a Trauma History

9:00 AM - 1:00 PM (4 APA CE Credits For Psychologists or Social Worker Credits)
PCS Headquarters, Lebanon PA

 

Children who experience any type of trauma often exhibit a variety of emotional responses, such as anger, anxiety, hypervigilance, depression or emotional numbing. This training will provide an overview of t...Read More

Functional Behavior Assessment I (FBA I)

8:15 AM - 4:15 PM (0 BSL CE Credits)
PCS Headquarters, Lebanon PA

 

This training is a two-part video course provided by the state and facilitated by a PCS trainer to train mental health professionals in the area of conducting effective functional behavior assessments with c...Read More

Medicinal Use of Marijuana for Mental Health Diagnoses: A Critical Review of the Evidence

9:00 AM - 1:00 PM (4 APA CE Credits For Psychologists or Social Worker Credits)
PCS Headquarters, Lebanon PA

 

Medicinal Use of Marijuana for Mental Health Diagnoses: A Critical Review of the Evidence

 

  • PCS provides light refreshments at all trainings. Lunch is not provided. Please come pr...Read More

Functional Behavior Assessment II (FBA II)

8:15 AM - 4:15 PM (0 BSL CE Credits)
PCS Headquarters, Lebanon PA

 

This training is the second part of a two-part video course provided by the state and facilitated by a PCS trainer to train mental health professionals in the area of conducting effective functional behavior...Read More

The World Is My Stage -- Treating Children and Adolescents with Autism

9:00 AM - 3:00 PM (5.5 APA CE Credits For Psychologists or Social Worker Credits)
PCS Headquarters, Lebanon PA

 

This course is designed to strengthen mental health service providers' skills in delivering treatment to children, parents and families. This training centers on learning about the various needs and issues o...Read More

Discrete Trial Instruction, Incidental Teaching and Child Play

8:15 AM - 4:15 PM (7.5 APA CE Credits For Psychologists or Social Worker Credits)
PCS Headquarters, Lebanon PA

 

Many evidenced-based interventions exist to teach individuals diagnosed with Autism, including Discrete Trial Interventions (DTI). We will begin by reviewing the development of Discrete Trial Training (DTT) ...Read More

Working with a Child Who Is Nonverbal

8:15 AM - 4:15 PM (7.5 APA CE Credits For Psychologists or Social Worker Credits)
PCS Headquarters, Lebanon PA

 

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Criminal Psychology 101

9:00 AM - 3:00 PM (5.5 APA CE Credits For Psychologists or Social Worker Credits)
PCS Headquarters, Lebanon PA

 

NOTE:  This training will contain some graphic language and material due to the topic.  

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Working with Women in Recovery

9:00 AM - 1:00 PM (4 APA CE Credits For Psychologists or Social Worker Credits)
PCS Headquarters, Lebanon PA

 

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  • PCS provides light refreshments at all trainings. Lunch is not provided. Please come prepared with a packed lunch as there will be time for a brief working lunch.
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You’re a Tool: Using the Relationship in Psychotherapy

9:00 AM - 1:00 PM (4 APA CE Credits For Psychologists or Social Worker Credits)
PCS Headquarters, Lebanon PA

 

The purpose of this training is to discuss how to use the relationship in psychotherapy to enhanc...Read More

Understanding and Working Effectively with Resistance in Families

9:00 AM - 1:00 PM (4 APA CE Credits For Psychologists or Social Worker Credits)
PCS Headquarters, Lebanon PA

 

This course is designed to challenge practitioner notions about “difficult clients” by expanding their view of treatment resistance and refocusing them in practical and productive ways. This trai...Read More

Resilience Is a Discipline: Maintaining Purpose and Wellness as a Professional Helper

9:00 AM - 1:00 PM (4 APA CE Credits For Psychologists or Social Worker Credits)
PCS Headquarters, Lebanon PA

 

The purpose of the current training is to increase participants understanding of the impact of traumatic stress and vicarious trauma on helping professionals' ability to maintain work relat...Read More

Combined Enigma of Adolescence and Autism

9:00 AM - 1:00 PM (4 APA CE Credits For Psychologists or Social Worker Credits)
PCS Headquarters, Lebanon PA

 

This course is designed to assist mental health workers with enhancing their knowledge of high-functioning Autism.

  • This course will discuss recognizing deficits, options for post-secondary edu...Read More

Interacting with the Criminal Justice System

9:00 AM - 1:00 PM (4 APA CE Credits For Psychologists or Social Worker Credits)
PCS Headquarters, Lebanon PA

 

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  • PCS provides light refreshments at all trainings. Lunch is not provided. Please come prepared with a packed lunch as there will be time for a brief working lunch.
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Technology Addiction

9:00 AM - 1:00 PM (4 APA CE Credits For Psychologists or Social Worker Credits)
PCS Headquarters, Lebanon PA

 

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Working with Families and Caregivers of Those Struggling with Addiction

9:00 AM - 1:00 PM (4 APA CE Credits For Psychologists or Social Worker Credits)
PCS Headquarters, Lebanon PA

 

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  • PCS provides light refreshments at all trainings. Lunch is not provided. Please come prepared with a packed lunch as there will be time for a brief working lunch.
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Working with Children Impacted by Addiction

9:00 AM - 1:00 PM (4 APA CE Credits For Psychologists or Social Worker Credits)
PCS Headquarters, Lebanon PA

 

This training is designed to provide effective tools for children who have impacted by the addiction of an immediate fa...Read More

Why Snake Oil Sells--Fads in Autism Treatment

9:00 AM - 4:00 PM (6.5 APA CE Credits For Psychologists or Social Worker Credits)
PCS Headquarters, Lebanon PA

 

The diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASDs) is at an all-time high (CDC, 2014), and to date, there is no known cure for autism. In turn, these facts have opened the field of autism treatment up to a pl...Read More