Professional Training Institute: CBT-Based Treatment for Trichotillomania & Skin Picking Disorder
- Courtyard Los Angeles Westside, Culver City CA
Webinar: Overcoming BFRB Urges When Facing Interpersonal Stress
Monday, December 10, 2012 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM (PST)
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The archived video will be posted online within 30 days.
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TLC's interactive webinar series brings you access to the world's top clinicians and researchers for trichotillomania and skin picking disorder, as well as fellow members of our community. Webinars will cover a wide range of topics from the latest advances in medications to helpful parenting techniques. Listen to - and ask questions of - leading experts in this field.
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What do you do when an interpersonal problem or conflict leaves you feeling frustrated, anxious, or confused? Some people cope by fighting with or avoiding the other person; some "tune out" by drinking alcohol, overeating, taking drugs, watching TV, or hiding under the covers. If you (or a loved one) struggle with a BFRB, you might find yourself pulling your hair out or picking at your skin. But it doesn't have to be that way!
Please join us for this timely "dealing with holiday stress" webinar and meet Sherrie Vavrichek, one of TLC's most well-respected and experienced presenters and the author of The Guide to Compassionate Assertiveness: How to Express Your Needs and Deal With Conflict While Keeping a Kind Heart. Learn how to respond to interpersonal conflict-- without picking or pulling--by using a cool head, an open heart, and more effective communication and negotiation skills. Ms. Vavrichek is also co-author of the popular cognitive-behavioral workbook for kids and teens that she wrote with Ruth Golomb, MEd, LCPC - The Hair Pulling "Habit" and You: How to Solve the Trichotillomania Puzzle, and has been treating hair pulling and skin picking for over 20 years as a clinician at the Behavior Therapy Center of Greater Washington. (www.behaviortherapycenter.com)
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The Trichotillomania Learning Center’s mission is to end the suffering caused by hair pulling disorder, skin picking disorder, and related body-focused repetitive behaviors. Founded in 1991, TLC is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization.