Life Space Crisis Intervention
This course introduces a child and youth care method for nurturing insight and self-awareness in young people who are stuck in patterns of ineffective behavior. Participants engage in case studies, guided practice, and group discussion about six specific behavioral patterns: displaced emotions, misperceptions, lagging social skills, bullying, impulsivity, and destructive peer relationships. Topics include: how stress impacts the brain and learning, factors that launch conflict into an ongoing cycle, listening and validation skills, the use of questions to increase self-awareness, and the stage so f effective intervention.
Course meets on the following days:
- September 18, 19, 24, 25, 26, 2014
Course hours will be from 9a-3p with sign-in beginning at 8:30am on both days. Lunch will be on your own.
Please note: This course requires a minimum of 8 participants
ABOUT THE HOST
Casa Pacifica Centers for Children and Families serves as a National Training Site for the LSCI Institute and maintains certified Senior Trainers on staff.
This course meets the qualifications for 30 hours of continuing education credit for Licensed Marriage and Family Therapists (MFTs), Licensed Clinical Social Workers (LCSWs), Licensed Education Psychologists (LEPs), and Licensed Professional Clinical Counselors (LPCCs) as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences (Casa Pacifica Centers for Children and Families; Provider 2522).
Nurses: Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #CEP 15108, 30 hours.
CAADE: Provider approved by the California Association for Alcohol and Drug Educators, Provider #; CP10 914 C 1113 for 30 contact hours.
CYC-P: This course meets the qualifications for 30 hours of continuing education credit for Child and Youth Care Professionals (CYC-P) as required by the Child and Youth Care Certification Board. Content domain: Developmental Practice Methods
GHAs: Approved by the California Department of Social Services for 25 hours of continuing education units for administrator recertification (Vendor GH 2000166-730-2; Course Number 166-1004-22683, 166-0509-22854, 166-0109-22855, 166-0109-22856).
If you require assistance due to disability or other special needs, please let us know in advance so that reasonable accommodations may be made.
When & Where
Casa Pacifica Centers for Children and Families
Casa Pacifica Centers for Children and Families is one of the largest providers of mental health services for children and families on California’s central coast. We serve over 430 families daily, many of whom have faced abuse and neglect, severe emotional disturbances, mental health challenges, multiple out-of-home placements, and a variety of other challenges.
Our campus and community services include: Emergency Shelter, Residential Treatment, Non-Public School, Parent-Child Interaction Therapy, Health Services Clinic, Therapeutic Behavioral Services/Intensive Behavioral Services, Wraparound, and Emergency Crisis Response.
Visit www.casapacifica.org for more information.