Online Courses

FREE-Addressing Trauma and Loss With Children


Addressing Trauma and Loss With Children and Parents

This training includes practical information for parents of children in play therapy, who have experienced trauma. The training empowers you as a parent in your responses to your child. All of us have experienced ongoing stress (trauma) and loss in life and your child has too! Handouts are included for you to use that focus on healthy communication, family values, and connection with your child. Dr. Johnson explains how we offer for you to be involved in the counseling while your child is in counseling through Parent Guidance Sessions. These sessions allow you to choose parenting goals and from three intervention levels of change for your child and your family.

This training includes the video training and a parent manual.

Included in the Training:

  • Identify symptoms of loss and trauma in children
  • Compare a character trait chart and a behavior chart
  • Identify parenting goals
  • Describe healthy communication patterns
  • Select ways to connect with your child and family values

About the Speaker

Dr. Rhonda Johnson, LPC-S, LMFT-S, RPT-S, NCC, CEAP

Dr. Rhonda Johnson is the owner of Center for Counseling and Family Relationships, a large group private practice established in 2007. She is an LPC-S, LMFT-S, and RPT-S. Dr. Johnson has been leading trainings for local associations and hospitals in Texas for the last 6 years and supervising outside and inside supervisees for LPC, LMFT, and RPT for 11 years. Dr. Johnson is an EMDR-Trained counselor and trained in Trust Based Relational Intervention therapy for working with children who have been internationally adopted, adopted domestically, children in foster care, and children from hard places.