Rosecrance events

Treating Adolescents in Context: The Impact of Culture and Family


Presented by Rosecrance and Insight Behavioral Health Centers

When working with troubled adolescents, understanding the impact of the systems surrounding them is critical. This session highlights the clinical use of family when treating anxiety and the culture factors that have an impact on the treatment of substance abuse. Practitioners who see teens with multiple issues will gain skills for use in many areas.

The schedule

8:30 to 9 a.m.: Registration

9 a.m. to noon

"Assisting the Anxious Adolescent with Multifamily DBT," Ellen Astrachan-Fletcher, Ph.D.

"The Many Faces of Addiction: Culturally Sensitive Treatment with Adolescents," Christopher M. Yadron, MDiv, MA, LCPC, CADC

The speakers

Ellen Astrachan-Fletcher, Ph.D., is Chief Clinical Officer and Director of Adolescent and Family Programs, Insight Behavioral Health Centers. She is also co-author of "The Dialectical Behavior Therapy Skills Workbook for Bulimia: Using DBT to Break the Cycle and Regain Control of Your Life." (2009)

Christopher M. Yadron, MDiv, MA, LCPC, CADC, is the Rosecrance Outreach Manager, overseeing operations at all six Rosecrance locations in Chicago. He is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor and a Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor in Illinois.

Attendees will receive 3 CEUs IAODAPCAs have been applied for. CPDUs will also be provided.



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