The IUP Center for Creativity and Change will feature
the topic of innovative strategies in counseling youth for its fall 2017
workshop. The one-day program, titled “Tough Kids, Cool Counseling: Innovative
Strategies that Lead to Change,” will be presented by John
Sommers-Flanagan, professor in the Department of Counselor Education at the
University of Montana.
The event will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 3:15 p.m. on Friday,
October 13, at the Westmoreland Intermediate Unit 7 in Greensburg.
Sommers-Flanagan is a popular keynote speaker and professional workshop
presenter throughout North America. He is author/coauthor of over 60
professional publications and eight books. His books include Tough Kids, Cool Counseling (2007), How to Listen so Parents Will
Talk and Talk so Parents will Listen (2011), and Clinical
Interviewing (2017). He is also the cohost of the Practically Perfect Parenting Podcast.
More information about the workshop and registration
can be found on the Center for Creativity and Change website
or by calling the Center at 412-824-1999.
A discounted early bird registration
will be available until Friday, September 22.