Tragedy, Destructive Politics and Anger


1 CEU (Non-Contact)

Presenter: Allan Gonsher, LSCSW, RPT-S

In today’s world where there is tragedy, destructive politics, and anger it will, of course, impact our children.  Whether these are issues which cause the children to be referred to us ( the presenting problem) or they are simply the atmosphere that impacts our children’s lives, we need to be understanding, objective, and practical. This webinar will address issues that touch children’s lives, discuss the theoretical challenges children and clinicians must address, explore counter-transferential issues, and provide practical techniques to help.



1) Participants will identify 3 theoretical challenges to the atmosphere in which children live.
2)  Provide discussion on the impact of tragedy, destructive politics and anger have on families and children
3)  Learn 5 techniques to help clinicians help children and families ease their concerns.