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Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavior Therapy (TF-CBT)

Posted by Joel Krauss for College of Health and Human Services

This is a live, online training. It is a three-day program, February 15-17. TF-CBT is an evidence-based trauma treatment for children and adolescents. It is attachment-focused, involving caregivers. This training is intended for master or doctoral level mental health clinicians and meets partial requirements for national certification. Earn 12 social work CEs.

Before attending this CE program, you must take the online introductory course at

About the trainer

Kristine Buffington, MSW, LISW-S, is a certified TF-CBT trainer, with more than 20 years of experience.  She is considered an expert in trauma informed care and trains providers, courts, agencies, and therapists nationwide in TF-CBT under the direction of Judith Cohen, MD and Anthony Mannarino, Ph.D., the developers of this treatment model. Kristine served as Chair of the Ohio Department of Mental Health Child Trauma Task Force Training and Evidence Based Practices Committee.

Date: Wednesday, February 15, 2023
Time: 8:30am to 12:30pm
This is a three-day program. Feb. 15-17, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. each day.
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Contact: Tammy Morgan
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