Worried No More: The One-Hour Workshop for Parents (PC CD-ROM)
The Essential One-Hour Crash Course for Parents.
Live workshop: The next best thing to attending one of Dr. Wagner's workshops in person!
Does your child: Worry too much or need a lot of reassurance? Insist on doing things perfectly or get upset about making mistakes? Get very nervous around people or show reluctance to try new things? Have repetitive behaviors that don't make sense? Seem intense and reactive? Have meltdowns over little things? Countless parents struggle to find the best way to help their children cope with these challenges. Dr. Wagner can help!
In this practical, information-packed workshop, Dr. Aureen Wagner will discuss:
- The many faces of anxiety
- Red flags and early warning signs
- The vicious cycle of avoidance and parenting traps
- Scientifically-proven techniques
- The Worry Hill® that helps kids conquer anxiety
- Parenting that works!
Comments from Parents:
"Fantastic! Absolutely superior."
"She has given me the best tools to deal with my child's problems."
"One of the most valuable workshops ever. I wish I learned this years ago."
One of the best speakers I have heard - very easy to listen to."
- Audio presentation with slides
- Includes Feeling Thermometer
- For use with personal computers with CD-ROM drives
- Approximate running time: 1 hour, 15 minutes
About the Author
Aureen Pinto Wagner, Ph.D. is a clinical child psychologist, expert in the treatment of anxiety, and international speaker. She specializes in cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT), and has developed the child-friendly Worry Hill® approach to making CBT accessible to youngsters. Dr. Wagner served as an Adjunct Associate Professor of Psychiatry at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine. She is also a member of the Scientific and Clinical Advisory Board of the International Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Foundation and a member of its Pediatric Subcommittee.
Dr. Wagner established The Anxiety Wellness Center in 2002 to provide effective treatment for children, teens and adults with anxiety. Prior to relocation to North Carolina in 2010, Dr. Wagner was Clinical Associate Professor of Neurology at the University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry since 2003, and Assistant Professor of Psychiatry since 1991. In 2007, she was voted Outstanding Psychologist of the Year by the Genesee Valley Psychological Association, Rochester, NY.
In 2011, Dr. Wagner was awarded the Self-Help Book Recommendation for providing the highest level of evidence-based best practices, from the Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, for all her self-help books: Worried No More: Help and Hope for Anxious Children, Up and Down the Worry Hill: A Children's Book about Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, and What to do when your Child has Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder: Strategies and Solutions. The latter two books, along with her highly-acclaimed resource for professionals, Treatment of OCD in Children and Adolescents: Professional's Kit, comprise the only integrated set of resources for children with OCD, their parents, and their therapists. Dr. Wagner has also developed a suite of resources for professionals who work with anxious youth, including Worried No More: Teaching Tools and Forms on CD, and CD’s of her live workshops for parents and school professionals.
Dr. Wagner is a sought-after international speaker who presents workshops for parents, school professionals and clinicians. She offers videoconferencing consultation and workshops for professionals. Dr. Wagner received her education at St. Agnes College, the University of Iowa, Yale University Child Study Center and Brown University.