"Through her relaxed and completely un-self-conscious style, Dr. Onufrak's talks are enlivened by her enthusiasm and effervescent humor ... one recognizes the deep honor she feels for the children and her families. The [postdoctoral] students rate her among the top psychologists they have had then chance to meet during their training at Southwest Behavioral."
- Deborah Partington PsyD., Director of
Psychology Training, Southwest
Behavioral Health Services
"Dr. Onufrak is a remarkable presenter whose innate connection to children translates into an engaging and entertaining workshop ... empowering the parent with guided support."
- Dvora Entin LCSW, Aleinu Coordinator,
Jewish Family & Children's Services
"With her engaging style and ability to sustain audience attention from beginning to end, Dr. Beth Onufrak has become one of the most trusted and sought after speakers on psychology for the Arizona Branch."
- Freida Ling LMFT, Past President of
the AZ Association for Play Therapy
"Dr. Beth is well known for her work in PCIT and in helping parents better understand the needs of their children ... in a caring and sensitive way, she teachers the language of parenting and attachment to parents who needs to sharpen their skills in those areas."
- Gabrielle Lawrence Ph.D., Co-Founder
of Children's Services Network and the
New Song Center for Grieving Children
Here are some kind words from Dr. Beth's colleagues ...
VoiceAmerica.com Variety radio With Chris Effessiou: March 2013
Straight Up With Chris: Real Talk on Business & Parenthood,
Dr. Beth's speaking venues include:
Arizona Psychological Association (AzPA)
Arizona Association of School Psychologists (AASP)
Arizona Association for Play Therapy (AzAPT)
Arizona State University - Master of Social Work graduate program
Aleph Bet Preschool
Children's Services Network (CSN)
Desert Garden Montessori School
Diocese of Phoenix
East Valley Psychological Society
Jewish Family & Children's Services / Aleinu
KidzSpot Pediatric Therapy
Lexis Preparatory School
Maricopa Integrate Health System Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Training Program
Phoenix Children's Hospital
Phoenix Hebrew Academy
Southwest Behavioral Health
St. Joseph's Hospital & Medical Center
Dr. Beth is a teacher at heart who loves to give presentations to parents, mental health and allied professionals and educators about early childhood mental health. These pages present a catalog of upcoming and past presentations.
Scroll down for colleaguetestimonials about her presenting style.