Working Effectively with Adolescents (Self-Study)



This course is eligible for 2 CEUs for Licensed Social Workers, Licensed Mental Health Counselors, Credentialed Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Counselors (CASACs), and Psychologists in New York State

For more information about CEU approval, please click here.

Format: Self-Study Online Seminar


How do I better help adolescents? How do I help them go through their tumultuous moments, avoid getting into more trouble, and help develop their full potential? Why haven't my interventions been working as well as I want them to?

If the answers to these questions matter to you, and if you want to enhance your work with the adolescents you work with, please join us for this special seminar on Working with Adolescents.

What you'll learn

At the end of this seminar, you will have:

  1. An understanding of what working with adolescents really entails.
  2. Mastered a practical framework to better work with adolescents.
  3. Learned tools to enhance your practice, your career, and your agency.
  4. A community of like-minded individuals where you can meet your CEU needs and learn at the same time.

Who is this for?

This course is for any clinician invested in learning new or honing existing skills to be able to use in dynamic ways to support their patients and clients and to end suffering.

Here's what attendees have been saying about SWEET seminars:

"Incredibly knowledgeable staff facilitating seminar. I gained insight from teaching model (Socratic questions), as well as the content included. I appreciated the inclusion of references to clinician self-care! Thank you!" - Rachel, LMSW

"I loved that the course was full of concrete information, time boundaries were kept, great attention to detail and follow-up with everything referenced in course. I value instructor's commitment to clarity, understanding and learning!" - Jennifer, LCSW

"I liked the breakdown of categories and tasks needed by the client to grow. Also, I was interested in the inclusion of brain research as Dr. Sidor developed his presentation. It underlined technique.” - Antoinette, LCSW-R

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Your Facilitator and Co-Facilitator

Mardoche Sidor, MD & Karen Dubin, PhD, LCSW
Mardoche Sidor, MD & Karen Dubin, PhD, LCSW

Mardoche Sidor, MD, is a Harvard-trained Quadruple Board Certified Psychiatrist, Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at Columbia University, School of Physicians and Surgeons, trained in and taught all major psychotherapeutic modalities, including and not limited to CBT, DBT, Family Systems, and Psychodynamic Psychotherapy. He is also the author of 11 books including Journey to Empowerment, Discovering Your Worth, The Power of Faith. and, The Art of Living. Dr. Sidor has worked both as a primary care physician and Medical Director in three different settings, including a Chief Medical Officer of the Center for Alternative Sentencing and Employment Services (CASES). He is a main facilitator for the SWEET Institute. His 11th book, entitled, NLP for Clinicians is now available to the public.

Karen Dubin, PhD, LCSW, is a Columbia-trained Social Worker with wide clinical, teaching, and supervision experience. She also has a background in management, mentorship, and leadership that spans more than 20 years. Her added passion is in advocacy and coaching. She has previously held Executive level positions, and two other directorships in different organizations. She is currently Adjunct Faculty at Columbia University School of Social Work and Adelphi University School of Social Work. She also maintains a private practice, provides supervision, and clinical and management training. She is also a personal and executive-level coach. She is a main facilitator for the SWEET Institute.

SWEET Curriculum

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