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Clinical Conference: Between a Rock and a Hard Place: Families Under Pressure
November 2 at 9:30 am – 3:30 pm EST| $95
Speaker: Daniel V. Papero, PhD, LCSW-C, LICSW
Family systems periodically face challenges and stresses linked to the generational cycle itself. One of the most frequently described challenges is that of managing the care of an older family member. The pressures linked to these situations intensifies the pull on family members towards togetherness while also triggering the pull to be free of the tension and constraints of the family dilemma. How families handle the emotional reactiveness and interpersonal tensions among family members influences the competency of caregiving and the overall well-being of family members.
A maximum of 5 CEU/CEs are available.
About the Clinical Conference Series
The Clinical Conferences are designed to assist professional people in the pursuit of clinical excellence. Using presentations, videotaped interviews with family members, and ample discussion time, the conferences illustrate the interplay of theory and technique for a variety of human issues. The goals of each conference are to illustrate the application of Bowen theory in practice and to enhance people’s understanding of differentiation of self.