For Health Professionals 


Pediatric Cystic Fibrosis Support Group

Phoenix Children's Hospital, Phoenix AZ

Invited co-facilitator for staff/family group

May 2011


Clinical Child Psychology: Evaluation & Treatment for Preschool & Early Elementary Children

Pediatric Perks Special Interest Group

KidzSpot Pediatric therapy, Scottsdale AZ

March 2011


Parent-Child Interaction Therapy

Child & Adolescent Psychiatric Residency Training Series

Desert Vista Behavioral Health, Mesa AZ

Fall 2006


Child Development: What's Normal, What's Not, and When To Refer

Family Practice Residency Training Series

St. Joseph's Hospital & Medical Center, Phx AZ

Spring 2004

For Preschool & Primary Grade Educators 


Savvy Solutions for the Classroom

Teacher In-Service, Back-to-School Orientation Week

Desert Garden Montessori School

Presented developmental insights and behavioral classroom management strategies to 50+ teachers across all levels of the curriculum. 

July 2014


Using Puppets in the Classroom

Aleph-Bet Preschool, Phoenix AZ

JFCS Aleinu

August 2013


Effective Conversations for Change

Teacher In-Service

Phoenix Hebrew Academy

January 2013


Gotta Take Turns, Freddy! Puppets for Classroom Social Skills & Self-Control

Solel and Aleph-Bet Preschools

Temple Chai Childhood Center

January 2012

For Child Mental Health Professionals 


Ethics the Non-Scary Way:

Pathways & Vignettes for Ethical Decision-Making with Child & Adolescent Populations

With Drs. Faren Akins, Scott Liepack & Greg Loeben

Arizona Psychological Assoc. Convention

October 2013


Cooling off Little Hot Heads: From Brain Science to Jingles

Psychology Training Colloquium

Southwest Behavioral Health, Phoenix AZ

March 2013


Whine & Jeez: Playful Solutions for the Unhappy Hour

Educational Workshop Series

Arizona Association for Play Therapy (AZAPT)

March 2013


Assessment of Preschool Children

Psychology Training Colloquium

Southwest Behavioral Health, Phoenix AZ

March 2013


Salon: Ethics Continuing Education

Arizona Psychological Association (AzPA)

May 2012


Parent-Child Interaction Therapy: Solutions for Behavior Disorders in Young Children

East Valley Psychological Society, Scottsdale AZ

​March 2012


Toddlers & Preschoolers: An Overview of Psychological Evaluation

With Dr. Christina Lebovitz

Children's Services Network Presentation

February 2011


PCIT: Advanced Guidance for Play Therapy Clinicians

AzAPT Educational Workshop Series

August 2009


Bipolar, OCD, ADHD; Big Terms For Little People:DSM-IV Diagnosis in Young Children

AzAPT Educational Workshop Series

July 2007

Professional Presentations 

Invited Talks for Professionals


Organizations invite Dr. Beth to come speak to their professionals about early childhood topics.  Professionals include child mental health professionals in practice or in training, with preschool & primary grade educators, and pediatric health providers. Below is a listing of her recent and past talks to colleagues in her professional community. 

More Professional Presentations 

AZ Association For Play Therapy 

Education Series
Cognitive Behavioral Play Therapy for 
Coping Skills in Young Children

April 20, 2016​

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Maricopa Integrated Health System

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship

Child Fellows In-Service

Parent-Child Interaction Therapy and ChildSightTools®

April 14, 2016



ASU School of Social Work

MSW Program Guest Lecture

Cognitive Behavioral Play Therapy with Young Children

April 13, 2016


Diocese of Phoenix 
Spring Educator In-Service 

St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic School
Childhood Anxiety in the Preschool/
Primary Classroom
March 4, 2016



AZ Assoc. of School Psychologists

Western Region Workshop

Anxious Youngsters! The Oppositional Mask

January 29, 2016​​


​​To invite Dr. Onufrak 

to speak at your clinic, school or organization, 

Contact her at:


Beth@DrBethKids.com


​​Call (602) 386-1292