TLC Interactive Webinars
TLC Educational Webinars! Free to Members ($10/non-members)
"There are no experts nearby!" We hear you!
TLC's interactive webinar series brings you access to the world's top clinicians and researchers for trichotillomania and skin picking disorder, as well as fellow members of our community. This series provides accurate information and useful strategies for increasing quality of life while dealing with a Body-Focused Repetitive Behavior (BFRB) of your own, or that of a loved one! Webinars cover a wide range of topics from the latest advances in medications to helpful parenting techniques. Listen to - and ask questions of - leading experts in this field.
Webinars are FREE for TLC Members. AND, Members enjoy unlimited access to our ever-growing Webinar Archive, as well as many other benefits.
Not ready to become a member yet? That's ok! You can still register for new webinars for only $10 each.
Here's what's coming up:
Reducing the Negative Effects of BFRBs - Trichotillomania and Skin Picking Disorder
with Ruth Golomb, LCPC
February 10, 10:00am PT / 11:00pm MT / 12:00pm CT / 1:00pm ET
Many times BFRBs will affect your mood, your activities, your relationships and the way you feel about yourself. In this one-hour webinar, we'll discuss the different ways that trichotillomania and skin picking is affecting your life. We‚Äôll discuss about what you might be doing that is not so helpful, and discover how to develop good coping skills, a better way to think about hair pulling and skin picking and improving your relationships with others‚Ä¶and yourself!
March 18, 11:00am PT / 12:00pm MT / 1:00pm CT / 2:00pm ET
People on the autism spectrum may also suffer from BFRBs in addition to their primary diagnosis. In this one hour webinar, Dr. Fred Penzel aims to clarify the behavioral and cognitive differences and similarities between autism and BFRBs, as well special needs of this population when seen in treatment. Dr. Penzel will share practical techniques that can be utilized in assisting patients and their treatment providers in making the most efficient recoveries.
Take a peek at what webinars are available in our Members Webinar Archive:
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NEW! Overcoming BFRB Urges When Facing Interpersonal Stress¬†with Sherrie M Vavrichek, LSCW-C
General Information about BFRBs
For and about BFRBs in Kids and Teens
Answers to Parents Most Asked Questions About BFRBs,¬†with Ruth Golomb, LCPC¬†
A Parent Guide to Hair Pulling Disorder¬†with Suzanne Mouton-Odum, PhD¬†
Teen Talk About BFRBs¬†with Renae Reinardy, PsyD¬†
BFRBs at School: What Parents Need to Know¬†with Ruth Golomb, LCPC, MEd¬†
When Young Children Pull: Treating Baby Trich¬†with Litsa Tanner, MFT
Treatment, Self-Help and Living Skills to Support BFRB Recovery
Mindfulness & BFRBs:¬† Why Being Mindful Matters, & How It Can Help¬†with Christina Pearson, TLC Founder¬†
Hypnosis for BFRBs¬†with Dr. Roberta Temes¬†
Take Back Your Power from BFRBs,¬†with Joan Kaylor, MSEd, NCC, LPC, DCEP
Managing your BFRB when Life Happens¬†with Fred Penzel, PhD¬†
‚ÄúComing Out‚ÄĚ about BFRBs¬†with¬†Angela Hartlin, www.skinpickingsupport.com¬†
Research and Scientific Information
Research Update; Skin Picking Disorder,¬†with Brian Odlaug, MPH¬†
New Research Findings in Medication (2013)¬†with Jon E. Grant, MD, JD, MPH¬†
Neurobiology of Trichotillomania¬†with Dr. Darin Dougherty
Co-Occuring and Related Disorders
ADHD and BFRBs: Improving Executive Function Skills Using CBT¬†David Dia, PhD, LCSW, CCBT¬†
Learning to Recognize a Co-Occurring Disorder,¬†with Marla Deibler, PsyD
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