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Our webinars will provide you with in-depth information about how our assessment solutions can help guide teaching and learning for your students. At the end of each webinar you will gain a better understanding of how solutions can help address the needs of your students and help them reach their true potential. Most webinars are an hour in length.

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  • Progress Monitoring and Evidence-Based Intervention with Review360 for SLPs

    Presenter: Tina Eichstadt, MS, CCC-SLP AND Ryan Fast

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    This course provides the context for and examples of objective and robust progress monitoring using well-developed goals. It also highlights the use of the current evidence for many areas of the speech-language pathologist's scope of practice. Examples of interventions tied to the evidence base will be provided using Pearson's Review360 for SLPs system. Detailed reporting options will be highlighted.

    Date: Feb 15, 2016  Time: 01:00 PM EST   Register Now
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  • Overview of the Millon Clinical Multiaxial Inventory-IV (MCMI-IV)

    Presenter: Seth Grossman, PsyD

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    This webinar introduces the latest edition of the Millon Clinical Multiaxial Inventory, the MCMI-IV, which is scheduled for publication in 2015. The presenter will describe updates to constructs, scales, standardization, and interpretive features. An overview of Dr. Theodore Millon’s Evolutionary Theory will be included, along with its application in the MCMI-IV. Emphasis will be placed on how the MCMI-IV data facilitate the therapeutic plans of the clinician.

    Date: Feb 16, 2016  Time: 03:00 PM EST   Register Now
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  • MMPI-2-RF: Basic Overview

    Presenter: Martin Sellbom, PhD

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    This webinar presentation provides a brief overview of the rationale for, and methods used to develop the MMPI-2-RF, and the various materials available to score and interpret the test. Composed of 338 items, with the RC (Restructured Clinical) Scales at its core, the MMPI-2-RF builds on the strengths of the MMPI®-2. It features 51 new and revised empirically validated scales and takes only 35-50 minutes to administer. The MMPI-2-RF was released in August 2008. The MMPI-2-RF aids clinicians in the assessment of mental disorders, identification of specific problem areas, and treatment planning in a variety of settings. The test can be used to help:

    • Assess major symptoms of psychopathology, personality characteristics, and behavioral proclivities.
    • Evaluate participants in substance abuse programs and select appropriate treatment approaches.
    • Assess medical patients and design effective treatment strategies, including chronic pain management.
    • Provide valuable insight for marriage and family counseling.
    • Support classification, treatment, and management decisions in criminal justice and correctional settings.
    • Identify high-risk candidates in public safety screening and selection settings.
    • Give strong empirical foundation for expert testimony in forensic evaluations.

    Continuing Education (CE) credits are not offered for this webinar. For information on upcoming MMPI-2-RF CE workshops, visit

    Date: Feb 16, 2016  Time: 04:30 PM EST   Register Now
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  • MMPI-2-RF: Police and Law Enforcement

    Presenter: Dave Corey, PhD, ABPP

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    The MMPI-2-RF is used in various pre-employment settings to assist employers in identifying candidates who possess personality and behavioral characteristics that may be inconsistent with the demands of a position, particularly in public safety occupations. In this webinar, internationally recognized police psychologist David M. Corey discusses the use of the MMPI-2-RF in police and law enforcement candidate evaluations. Dr. Corey will discuss the use of the MMPI-2-RF in empirically grounded evaluations with a special emphasis on test interpretation guidelines that will assist you in accurately and efficiently evaluating police and law enforcement candidates. Prior to attending this webinar, it is recommended that you have attended the MMPI-2-RF: Basic Overview webinar presented by Dr. Yossef Ben-Porath or that you have an understanding of the empirical foundations of the MMPI-2-RF.

    Date: Feb 17, 2016  Time: 11:00 AM EST   Register Now
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  • Using Work Sampling Data to Plan Appropriate Curriculum and Instruction

    Presenter: Melissa Shamblott

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    As educators, we know that relationships are the foundation for all good teaching. We have the most impact on young learners when relationships are rooted in a sense of wonder and a genuine curiosity. We learn who children are, what they know, how they think, how their thoughts and ideas fit together by asking questions and being keen observers. In this one-hour webinar, Work Sampling System author Judy Jablon will discuss how assessment can support you in asking questions about children, building stronger relationships with them and in turn, support all children in their success, both in the classroom and beyond.

    Date: Feb 18, 2016  Time: 04:00 PM EST   Register Now

     
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  • QOLI: User Training

    Presenter: Michael B. Frisch, PhD

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    The author of the QOLI will provide this live training webinar that covers everything you need to know about using the QOLI in your practice. In as little as 1 hour, you will know how to properly guide your clients towards a happier life.

    • Product details
    • Who should take it
    • How to administer it
    • Who could administer it
    • How to introduce it to clients
    • Understanding results and treatments
    • How to interpret the results
    • Getting started materials,

    The QOLI is a comprehensive five minute assessment that yields an overall score and a profile of problems and strengths in 16 areas of life such as love, work, and play that measure satisfaction and well-being.

    Date: Feb 23, 2016  Time: 01:00 PM EST   Register Now
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  • MMPI-A-RF: Basic Overview

    Presenter: Robert P. Archer, PhD

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    This webinar presentation provides a brief overview of the rationale for and methods used to develop the MMPI-A-RF, and the various materials available to score and interpret the test. The MMPI-A-RF features 48 empirically validated scales and takes only 25-45 minutes to administer. The test is designed to aid clinicians in identifying a broad array of mental disorders among adolescents in clinical, educational, forensic, and medical settings. The MMPI-A-RF is also designed to measure treatment progress when administered across varying points in the treatment process.

    Date: Feb 23, 2016  Time: 04:00 PM EST   Register Now
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  • MMPI-2-RF: Use in Trauma and Stressor-Related Disorders

    Presenter: Paul A. Arbisi, Ph.D., ABAP, ABPP

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    The MMPI-2-RF is frequently used as part of a comprehensive evaluation of trauma-exposed individuals to aid in diagnostic formulation and treatment planning. In this webinar, Dr. Arbisi will discuss the utility of the MMPI-2-RF in assessing trauma-related conditions and how dysfunctional emotional and behavioral response to stressors can be identified and characterized. Further, the utility of the MMPI-2-RF in identifying common trauma-related co-morbid conditions will be illustrated. Finally, specific MMPI-2-RF scales associated with compliance and trauma-specific interventions will be reviewed and implications for treatment planning discussed. Prior to attending this webinar, it is recommended that you have attended the MMPI-2-RF: Basic Overview webinar presented by Dr. Yossef Ben-Porath or that you have an understanding of the empirical foundations of the MMPI-2-RF.

    Date: Feb 25, 2016  Time: 12:00 PM EST   Register Now
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  • Assessing Clients with Q-interactive and Archiving and Exporting Assessment Batteries: Session II

    Presenter: James Henke, Anne-Marie Kimbell, PhD

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    Here, we will review the common tools used in an assessment such as the timer, notes, contextual events, how to turn audio capture off, how to flag and resolve scores, and how to review scores and transfer assessments back to Central. Then, the primary focus will be on how to access and review scores in Central, and export and archive data when needed. This session is not designed to provide an in-depth tutorial on all of the unique aspects of individual subtests/measures, but rather to orient you to many of the common tools and processes that you will need to know to efficiently use Q-interactive to assess your clients. Information concerning specific measures/subtests is provided in the available support videos and other scheduled webinars.

    Date: Feb 26, 2016  Time: 12:00 PM EST   Register Now
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  • Introducing the Beta-4

    Presenter: Anne-Marie Kimbell, PhD

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    This webinar will provide an introduction to the Beta–4, a non-verbal measure of cognitive ability in adults. Beta–4 comes from a long line of nonverbal assessments that have been used and trusted by psychologists and counselors since 1934. It is very simple to administer and score with minimal training in a one-on-one or proctored group setting with either English or Spanish instructions, and does not require the test-taker to read. The Beta–4 is tailored toward those suspected to be low-functioning and low-skilled.

    Date: Mar 03, 2016  Time: 12:00 PM EST   Register Now
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  • MMPI-2-RF: Basic Overview

    Presenter: Yossef S. Ben-Porath, PhD

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    This webinar presentation provides a brief overview of the rationale for, and methods used to develop the MMPI-2-RF, and the various materials available to score and interpret the test. Composed of 338 items, with the RC (Restructured Clinical) Scales at its core, the MMPI-2-RF builds on the strengths of the MMPI®-2. It features 51 new and revised empirically validated scales and takes only 35-50 minutes to administer. The MMPI-2-RF was released in August 2008. The MMPI-2-RF aids clinicians in the assessment of mental disorders, identification of specific problem areas, and treatment planning in a variety of settings. The test can be used to help:

    • Assess major symptoms of psychopathology, personality characteristics, and behavioral proclivities.
    • Evaluate participants in substance abuse programs and select appropriate treatment approaches.
    • Assess medical patients and design effective treatment strategies, including chronic pain management.
    • Provide valuable insight for marriage and family counseling.
    • Support classification, treatment, and management decisions in criminal justice and correctional settings.
    • Identify high-risk candidates in public safety screening and selection settings.
    • Give strong empirical foundation for expert testimony in forensic evaluations.

    Continuing Education (CE) credits are not offered for this webinar. For information on upcoming MMPI-2-RF CE workshops, visit

    Date: Mar 15, 2016  Time: 04:00 PM EDT   Register Now
    Date: Apr 05, 2016  Time: 04:00 PM EDT   Register Now
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  • Phonological Processes and Beyond — Khan-Lewis Phonological Analysis-3

    Presenter: Linda M. L. Kahn, MS, CCC-SLP

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    The Khan-Lewis Phonological Analysis – 3 is a companion analysis for the Goldman-Fristoe Test of Articulation – 3. These continue to be the most widely used assessments for evaluating articulation and phonological processes. The KLPA-3 provides an in-depth phonological process analysis for individuals of any age with speech sound disorders and should be used as well for children between the ages of 2 and 5 who are still developing their speech sound systems. This course will provide information on phonological analysis for two case studies: one preschooler and one school-age child. The KLPA-3 will be scored step-by-step and then analyzed/summarized for both children. The results will be used to develop appropriate target processes with examples of target phonemes/words for each phonological process. The discussion will include information on the newest time-saving option:digital scoring.

    Date: Mar 16, 2016  Time: 01:00 PM EDT   Register Now

     
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  • BASC-3 Intervention

    Presenter: Kimberly Vannest, PhD

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    The Intervention Webinar will overview a multi-tier system of support for prevention, early intervention, and tertiary intervention for emotional and behavior problems of children and youth. The BASC-3 Intervention Guide is a comprehensive collection of evidence based interventions from the professional literature of education, psychology, and medicine.

    Date: Mar 21, 2016  Time: 10:30 AM EDT   Register Now
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  • Therapeutic Applications of the Millon Clinical Multiaxial Inventory-IV (MCMI-IV)

    Presenter: Seth Grossman, PsyD

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    This webinar introduces the latest edition of the Millon Clinical Multiaxial Inventory, the MCMI-IV, which is scheduled for publication in 2015. The presenter will describe uses of the underlying theory for therapeutic relationship building and effective interventions. The webinar is designed to instruct participants in effective use of the assessment instrument from administration to interpretation, integrating relevant research, psychometric properties, and theoretical grounding. Case samples will be used to enable participants to develop skills in interpretation and in generating therapeutic feedback.

    Date: Mar 21, 2016  Time: 02:00 PM EDT   Register Now

     
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  • Vineland-3 Overview

    Presenter: Celine Saulnier, PhD

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    This one-hour webinar will be led by author Celine Saulnier will introduce the newest version of the Vineland Adaptive Behavior Scales, Third Edition (Vineland-3). This reliable assessment offers three basic formats—Interview, Parent/Caregiver Rating, and Teacher Rating. Attend this webinar to learn more about it and preview the significant updates we’ve included in the new edition.

    Date: Mar 23, 2016  Time: 10:30 AM EDT   Register Now
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  • MMPI-2-RF: Forensic Practice Briefing

    Presenter: Martin Sellbom, PhD

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    This webinar presentation provides a brief overview of the rationale for, and methods used to develop the MMPI-2-RF, and the various materials available to score and interpret the test.

    Composed of 338 items, with the RC (Restructured Clinical) Scales at its core, the MMPI-2-RF builds on the strengths of the MMPI®-2. It features 51 new and revised empirically validated scales and takes only 35-50 minutes to administer. The MMPI-2-RF was released in August 2008.

    The MMPI-2-RF aids clinicians in the assessment of mental disorders, identification of specific problem areas, and treatment planning in a variety of settings. The test can be used to help:

    • Assess major symptoms of psychopathology, personality characteristics, and behavioral proclivities.
    • Evaluate participants in substance abuse programs and select appropriate treatment approaches.
    • Assess medical patients and design effective treatment strategies, including chronic pain management.
    • Provide valuable insight for marriage and family counseling.
    • Support classification, treatment, and management decisions in criminal justice and correctional settings.
    • Identify high-risk candidates in public safety screening and selection settings.
    • Give strong empirical foundation for expert testimony in forensic evaluations.

    Continuing Education (CE) credits are not offered for this webinar. For information on upcoming MMPI-2-RF CE workshops, visit http://www.pearsonclinical.com/mmpiworkshops

    Date: Mar 24, 2016  Time: 04:00 PM EDT   Register Now
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  • BASC-3 FLEX Monitor

    Presenter: Cecil Reynolds, PhD

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    The BASC-3 Flex Monitor is a revolutionary new tool that will allow psychologists to develop and apply unique self-report and behavior rating scales with known psychometric qualities that are then normed against the BASC-3 nationally standardization sample. Psychologists may design such forms for unique cases for applications in following the progress of any given case (N=1) or may develop a specialized self-report or behavior rating scale for parents and/or teachers that is applicable to children and youth in specific programs within a school or clinic setting, designed specifically to match the treatment goals of the program. The current webinar will focus on the development and clinical applications of this unique technology as a means to improve treatment outcome as well as improve programs for intervention with individuals with emotional and behavioral disorders. Specific instruction regarding the development of individualized forms by the clinician will be provided along with evaluating reliable change and the sharing of forms across clinicians within a common account system.

    Date: Apr 06, 2016  Time: 10:30 AM EDT   Register Now
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  • Class-wide Social Emotional Interventions for Elementary Students

    Presenter: Stephen N. Elliott, PhD

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    The SSIS Class-wide Intervention Program for Social Emotional Skills Development focuses on 10 key skills and uses a 6-step teacher-lead intervention process to teach and have students practice each of these skills. Efficacy research on this intervention program is also reviewed to highlight the power teachers have to influence an entire classroom of students.

    Date: Apr 13, 2016  Time: 10:30 AM EDT   Register Now

     
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  • BASC-3 Overview

    Presenter: Cecil Reynolds, PhD

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    This presentation provides an overview of all BASC-3 components including Teacher, Parent and Child and Adolescent Self-Report Rating scales, Student Observation System (SOS), Structured Developmental History (SDH), Flex Monitor, Continuous Performance Test, Behavioral and Emotional Screening System (BESS), and Parenting Relationship Questionnaire (PRQ).

    Date: May 03, 2016  Time: 10:30 AM EDT   Register Now

     
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  • MMPI-2-RF: Medical Practice Briefing

    Presenter: Yossef S. Ben-Porath, PhD

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    This webinar presentation provides a brief overview of the rationale for, and methods used to develop the MMPI-2-RF, and the various materials available to score and interpret the test.

    Composed of 338 items, with the RC (Restructured Clinical) Scales at its core, the MMPI-2-RF builds on the strengths of the MMPI®-2. It features 51 new and revised empirically validated scales and takes only 35-50 minutes to administer. The MMPI-2-RF was released in August 2008.

    The MMPI-2-RF aids clinicians in the assessment of mental disorders, identification of specific problem areas, and treatment planning in a variety of settings. The test can be used to help:

    • Assess major symptoms of psychopathology, personality characteristics, and behavioral proclivities.
    • Evaluate participants in substance abuse programs and select appropriate treatment approaches.
    • Assess medical patients and design effective treatment strategies, including chronic pain management.
    • Provide valuable insight for marriage and family counseling.
    • Support classification, treatment, and management decisions in criminal justice and correctional settings.
    • Identify high-risk candidates in public safety screening and selection settings.
    • Give strong empirical foundation for expert testimony in forensic evaluations.

    Continuing Education (CE) credits are not offered for this webinar. For information on upcoming MMPI-2-RF CE workshops, visit http://www.pearsonclinical.com/mmpiworkshops

    Date: Jun 14, 2016  Time: 04:00 PM EDT   Register Now

     
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  • Using the Vineland-3

    Presenter: Anne-Marie Kimbell , PhD

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    This webinar will provide information about using the new Vineland-3 both in traditional paper and pencil format and on Q-Global, Pearson’s web-based platform for test administration, scoring, and reporting.

    Date: Jul 12, 2016  Time: 10:30 AM EDT   Register Now
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  • BASC-3 BESS

    Presenter: Randy Kamphaus, PhD

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    This webinar will introduce the user to the uses and structure of the BESS Teacher, Student Self-Report, and Parent forms for early detection of behavioral and emotional risk in schools and other settings. Practical issues of administration time, choice of informant, and limited impact on educational personnel and instructional time. Use of BESS results for prevention and intervention practices in schools, progress monitoring, and administrative decision making will be discussed.

    Date: Aug 30, 2016  Time: 10:30 AM EDT   Register Now

     
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  • Adding Positive Psychology to Your Practice

    Presenter: Michael B. Frisch, PhD

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    This webinar presentation addresses:

    • Case examples of easy ways to quickly add Positive Psychology to your clinical and coaching practice
    • How the brief measure of positive mental health, the Quality of Life Inventory (QOLI), can help make your overall assessments more complete, track patient outcomes, and serve as an effective intervention in and of itself
    • How to quickly use evidence-based assessments and interventions, including Quality of Life Therapy and Coaching which Ed Diener (2013) and  Marty Seligman (see page 292 of his book, Flourish)  call comprehensive, step-by-step, and empirically validated.
    • How adding a small piece of Positive Psychology can boost treatment effectiveness and prevent relapse.
    • How Positive Psychology can help you Develop a Coaching Practice in which you serve higher functioning individuals without DSM disorders.

    The QOLI is a comprehensive five minute assessment that yields an overall score and a profile of problems and strengths in 16 areas of life such as love, work, and play. The QOLI can help laypeople, clients, and professionals in a wide range of settings including positive psychology, clinical psychology, coaching, behavioral medicine, organizational psychology, substance abuse, gerontology, career counseling, and quality assurance.

    Date: Sep 13, 2016  Time: 01:00 PM EDT   Register Now

     
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  • BASC-3 Overview

    Presenter: Randy Kamphaus, PhD

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    This webinar provides an overview of all BASC-3 components including Teacher, Parent and Child and Adolescent Self-Report Rating scales, Student Observation System (SOS), Structured Developmental History (SDH), Flex Monitor, Continuous Performance Test, Behavioral and Emotional Screening System (BESS), and Parenting Relationship Questionnaire (PRQ). Use of various BASC-3 components in schools, clinics, hospitals, and other settings will be discussed.

    Date: Oct 11, 2016  Time: 10:30 AM EDT   Register Now

     
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