2022-2023 IoWA-PCIT Training Registration (Fall 2022)
Monday, September 12, 2022 - 12:00 to Friday, March 3, 2023 - 12:00
Virtual Training – Zoom Video Conferencing
Registration is limited and will close when spots fill. __________________________________________________
PCIT works with parents and children together to promote positive parent-child relationships while decreasing the child’s behavior problems. IoWA-PCIT maintains the core defining features of PCIT while integrating findings from attachment theory research.
Part One Training: September 12-16, 2022 (Virtual via Zoom) Part Two Training: March 1-3, 2023 (Virtual via Zoom)
The training program also includes monthly consultation calls for 12 months.
Cost of training:
Nebraska clinicians: $1,500
Out-of-state clinicians: $4,000 Please note: There will be no refunds provided once Part One training has commenced.
Samantha Byrns, LIMHP, LPC, NCC
Samantha is the Early Childhood Mental Health Project Manager for the Nebraska Resource Project for Vulnerable Young Children. She is a board certified, licensed mental health practitioner providing outpatient individual and family therapy with specialized training in trauma and early childhood. She is trained in Trauma-Informed Care (Trainer), Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT), Child-Parent Psychotherapy (CPP), Circle of Security Parenting (Facilitator), Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT), Reflective Practice/Consultation, Early Coach Training, Pyramid Model Training, Psychological First Aid and Youth Mental Health First Aid. She received her Clinical Mental Health Counseling (CMHC) Master of Science in Education Degree from the University of Nebraska Kearney. She is a member of the American Counseling Association (ACA), Nebraska Counseling Association (NCA) and the Nebraska Association for Infant Mental Health (NAIMH).
Jea Theis, LIMHP, LCSW
Jea Theis is a licensed independent mental health counselor and clinical social worker. Jea has been working in the social services and mental health field for twenty years, starting out in the area of family violence, as a men's domestic violence counselor and CPS worker. Jea has spent many years working children and families impacted by sexual abuse and other trauma, working in private practice for the last six years. Jea has received specialized training in EMDR, Trauma-focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Parent-child Interaction Therapy (PCIT), Teacher-Child Interaction Training (TCIT), Reflective Supervision and Compassion Fatigue. She is co-founder of an innovative mental health practice called Omaha Therapy and Arts Collaborative (OTAC), which opened April 2016.
Please contact Melissa Villarreal at email@example.com if you have any questions or need assistance.