Virtual: Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT) for Traumatized Children and Families

Pittsburgh, PA US
October 14, 2020 to October 16, 2020


The TFCBT  course will now be offered virtually and is scheduled for October 14, 15 & 16 from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm.  If you have any questions please reach out to


Trauma-Focused Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT), developed by Judith Cohen, Anthony Mannarino, and Esther Deblinger, is an empirically supported treatment for children and families exposed to traumatic life events. This two-day training will provide an intensive review of all of the TF-CBT treatment components, with a specific focus on clinical implementation  strategies.

The information presented in this CE offering reflects the opinion of the presenter. As with all science, there may be multiple explanations for the data and multiple reasonable conclusions.




Target Audience

This conference is intended for mental health professionals, including psychiatrists, psychologists, social workers, licensed counselors, and licensed  nurses.

Learning Objectives

•    Discuss the empirical support for TF-CBT
•    Describe the problems addressed by TF-CBT and the core values of this treatment model
•    Recognize the importance of parents/caretakers as part of the TF-CBT treatment model
•    Describe relaxation skills, affective modulation, and cognitive coping as ways to enhance self-             regulation
•    Relate the importance of the trauma narration and cognitive processing of the trauma in TF-CBT
•    Discuss the role of safety education and safety planning in the TF-CBT mode

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 12.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 12.00 APA
  • 12.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
10/14/2020 - 9:00am EDT
Event ends: 
10/16/2020 - 1:00pm EDT
Allegheny General Hospital
320 East North Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15212
United States

Allegheny General Hospital is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Allegheny General Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of 12 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


CE for Psychologists
Allegheny Health Network is approved by the American Psychological Association to offer continuing education for psychologists. Allegheny Health Network maintains responsibility for the program and its content.” 

CE for Social Workers
Allegheny Network is an approved provider for APA credits for Psychologists.  This conference is approved for 12.0 APA credits.  Social Workers may claim credits for attending educational courses and programs delivered by pre-approved providers, such as the American Psychological Association (refer to CE for Psychologists above). For verification, please refer  to Continuing Education Regulations § 47.36 #(6) (ix) found at

Available Credit

  • 12.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 12.00 APA
  • 12.00 Attendance


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