Phone Coaching for School Refusal: Using Technology to Help Youth Get Unstuck

School refusal is a significant problem that presents broad difficulties for youth and families, and school refusal can be difficult for clinicians to target. Phone coaching is a mode of treatment commonly used in Dialectical Behavior Therapy to help generalize the skills learned in sessions. Coaching a child by phone or a family by teletherapy can be used to assist with skills generalization as an adjunct to traditional, in-office therapy.

This webinar will provide an overview of school refusal and how it interfaces with mental health problems, introduce the rationale for and structure of
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Learning Objectives

  • List 2 possible functions of school refusal
  • List one intervention for caregivers and one intervention for youth with school refusal
  • Outline the structure of phone coaching

Friday, February 21, 2020

Live Interactive Webinar

12:00 PM EST - 01:00 PM EST

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