Online Course » Grandparents Raising Grandchildren: Interview with Julie Poehlmann, PhD

Course Description:
Barbara Alexander, LCSW, BCD, president of On Good Authority, interviews Julie Poehlmann, PhD, who focuses on the phenomenon of grandparents raising grandchildren from an attachment perspective. Dr. Poehlmann discusses her research, which suggests bi-directional links between grandparent depression and children’s behavior problems. She explains the use of the Attachment Story Completion Task to assess attachments in young children.
Course Objective:

Participants should be able to

  • Discuss the complexity of intergenerational processes in families where grandparents are raising grandchildren;
  • Describe the use of the Attachment Story Completion Task to assess attachments in young children.
Author Bio:

Professor Julie Poehlmann has had a joint appointment with the Educational Psychology Department at the University of Wisconsin since 2004.Her primary appointment is in the Department of Human Development and Family Studies in the School of Human Ecology, and she is affiliated with the Waisman Center.In addition, she is a licensed psychologist in Wisconsin and New York.

Credits:
1.00
Hours:
1.00
Certificates:
American Psychological Association - view details
Association of Social Work Boards - view details
California Board of Registered Nursing - view details
National Association of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC) - view details
National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC) - view details
Texas State Board of Examiners of Marriage and Family Therapists - view details

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