"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

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    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 colleague testimonials about her presenting style. 

Click these page links for listings:

​​Call (602) 386-1292