TONY L. SHEPPARD, PSY.D., CGP, FAGPA

Suicide and Self-Harm in Adolescents: Effective Assessment and Intervention Strategies for Young People in Crisis

Tony L. Sheppard, Psy.D., CGP, FAGPA, specializes in treating young people suffering from psychiatric issues including self-harm and suicide.  A licensed psychologist and certified group psychotherapist, Tony brings over 15 years of experience working with children, adolescents, and young adults to his clinical practice.  In addition to his private practice, Groupworks, he has trained hundreds of clinicians, educators, nurses and physicians across the country in the treatment of self-harm and suicide and is the author of a training curriculum in group psychotherapy.  Tony’s clinical approach draws from interpersonal neurobiology, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, solution-focused brief therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, and positive psychology.  His creative and interactive delivery style will draw you into the dire nature of youth suicide and self-harm and have you leaving feeling confident and prepared to handle this most important work. 

 





Speaker Disclosures:



Financial: Tony Sheppard is founder and director of Groupworks, Inc.  He receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.



Non-financial: Tony Sheppard is a member of the American Group Psychotherapy Association; and the International Board for Certification of Group Psychotherapists.