New! Forgive Student Debt 74 min.

Facing growing discontent over rising student loan repayments that burden many young Americans, some are calling on lawmakers in Washington to forgive—that is, cancel—much of the $1.7 trillion that students have borrowed from the federal government to finance their educations. Canceling student debt, supporters argue, would help level the playing field, stimulate the economy, and free graduates to...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2021

The 14 Best Principles for Managing ADHD in Children and Teens 106 min.

World-renowned ADHD expert Dr. Russell Barkley highlights new insights in the treatment and management of ADHD in this video seminar. Packed with recent research and practical application, this program is a must-see for anyone who works with kids and adolescents diagnosed with ADHD. Follow along with Dr. Barkley as he discusses self-awareness, time management, emotional self-control, self-motivati...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2020

Adolescence in Crisis: Racial Trauma and Identity (A Trauma-Focused DBT Perspective) 91 min.

This video seminar with Dr. Eboni Webb focuses on racial trauma through the lens of Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT). Dr. Webb explains how racial trauma impacts adolescent development, how it informs body politics and self-image, and how to use DBT strategies to help adolescents to cope, thrive and build a life worth living amidst racial trauma.

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2020

Bilingual Parent Coaching in Early Intervention Settings 93 min.

Many bilingual families and therapists are struggling to navigate culture and language barriers as well as Early Intervention telehealth services. In this video seminar, speech-language pathologist Jennifer Gray demonstrates how to serve bilingual families in Early Intervention settings with proficiency. She discusses the roles of parent and therapist in Early Intervention bilingual homes; conside...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2020

CBT Strategies for Kids and Adolescents: Supporting Students With ADHD and Anxiety 110 min.

A safe haven for some and a source of significant stress for others, school presents a number of unique stressors – particularly those with anxiety or ADHD. As they navigate their new normal at school, students will need more support than ever. This video seminar with child and adolescent CBT expert Dr. David Pratt explains why students with anxiety and/or ADHD are especially vulnerable to diffi...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2020

Coping Skills for Kids and Tweens: How to Manage Big Feelings in an Uncertain Time and Beyond 90 min.

As we return to educating our children (whether in school or remotely) the question on everyone’s mind -- how do we offer our students the support they need, no matter where they are? In this video seminar mental health counselor and founder of Coping Skills for Kids Janine Halloran teaches how to help kids identify and express their emotions and calm their bodies in healthy and safe ways. She exp...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2020

Crisis Teaching Strategies for Teachers and Parents During COVID-19: Successfully Transition K-12 Students to Remote/Digital Learning 90 min.

Are you a teacher or parent struggling to meet the demands of crisis teaching due to the realities of COVID-19 and school closures? This video seminar features a diverse panel of experts in education, technology, and child development who teach viewers how to quickly learn unfamiliar online tools, keep children engaged and productive, ensure valuable learning time is not lost. The experts discuss...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2020

FERPA and HIPAA in the Age of Distance Learning and Remote Services: What Every Teacher, Counselor, and Clinician Needs to Know 58 min.

Nationwide school closures raise novel questions regarding remote services, HIPAA, FERPA, and more. This video seminar with leading school law practitioner John Comegno examines these issues and addresses the following questions: Are there additional consent requirements? How are FERPA and HIPAA enforced? What FAPE obligations remain for special educators? How can school and clinical professionals...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2020

The Global Pandemic Through the Lens of Trauma 63 min.

In this video seminar, Dr. Bessel van der Kolk, a physician who specializes in posttraumatic stress and author of The New York Times bestseller The Body Keeps The Score, explains how we can best support children and adolescents who have been adversely by recent events – specifically, how to reintegrate back into school and structure after a prolonged and uncertain absence. He teaches how to help c...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2020

Navigating Youth Mental Health in Today's Educational Setting 95 min.

In this video seminar, attachment and child trauma professional Dr. Christina Reese teaches how to integrate student mental health into virtual and physical classrooms, discussing how to assess for knowledge and develop catch-up plans, the impact of routine disruption on mental health, medication lack of compliance while away from the classroom, individual interventions for students struggling the...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2020