September 6 - October 4, 2023: Failure to Launch: Helping Young Adults and Parents Navigate the Road to Independence
Days: Wednesdays, September 6, 13, 20, 27, October 4, 2023.
Times: 9 am Pacific, 12 noon Eastern. Each session is 2 hours.
Host: Praxis Continuing Education and Training
(CE wing of New Harbinger Publications).
Format: Online via Zoom.
A five-session (10 CE hour) program on clinical work with the so-called "failure to launch" phenomenon: Young adults stuck at the transition from dependent adolescence to independent adulting. Related terms include hikikomori (the Japanese term increasing in use among young adults internationally) and NEET (Not in Education Employment or Training - the term most often used in the United Kingdom). This workshop looks at the nature of the phenomenon, risk factors, treatment strategies for both the young adult and for caregivers, and guidelines for prevention and early intervention with adolescents. Registration information HERE
at the PraxisCET site.