This program has been approved for 6.0 Category A Continuing Education Credits by the National Association of Social Workers, NH Chapter. Auth #3452
Drug use, self mutilation, sexual acting out, panic attacks, truancy, sadness, social isolation and suicidal ideation can all be manifestations of clinical anxiety and depression in adolescent females.
This workshop will address how to differentiate mood disorders from "normal" adolescent moodiness and oppositional behavior. Descriptions of treatment tailored to this developmental period will be explored. This workshop is appropriate for people working in schools, group homes, and other related settings.
Christine Miller, Ed.M., LCMHC, is a psychotherapist in Bedford, NH. She is a clinician with 35 years of experience in treating women and adolescents in varied settings. She specializes in integrating therapeutic tools, tailoring them to the individual and providing short-term, focused and brief psychotherapy.