RE & CBT Evidence-Based Treatment for Trauma

Leader: Steve Johnson, Ph.D.

Date: Friday, October 13, 2017 | 1:30 pm – 4:45 pm
3 Contact Hours (APA, NBCC, New York State Education Department’s State Board for Social Work & Mental Health Counselors)
Location: 145 East 32nd Street, 9th Floor (Directions)

Registration: $100| F/T Students: $90 | 3 Contact Hours/CE Credits

Overview:

This workshop provides guidelines on working with clients who have been exposed to trauma. Symptoms to be addressed include loss of self, shame, emotional numbness, re-experiencing of traumatic experiences, inability to feel safe, dissociation as well as depressive and anxious symptoms.

The workshop will largely focus on 1) empirical research on the effects of trauma and 2) state-of-the-art treatment options, with a particular emphasis on Rational Emotive &Cognitive Behavior Therapy approaches (RE&CBT).

 

Schedule:

1:30 pm – 2:30 pm – Theories of trauma and adjustment

2:30 pm – 3:45 pm -  Treatment options: RE&CBT (Trauma-Focused therapy, Prolonged Exposure, Cognitive Processing Therapy, and Mindfulness-based approaches)

3:45 pm – 4:30 pm – Open discussion: Application of current treatment approaches.

4:30 pm – 4:45 pm -  Evaluations

 

Learning Objectives:

Participants will:

  1. Explain theories relating to trauma-exposure and adjustment
  2. Demonstrate treatment strategies for trauma-exposure

 

Registration: $100| F/T Students: $90 | 3 Contact Hours/CE Credits

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Albert Ellis Institute is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Albert Ellis Institute maintains responsibility for this program and its content.  Albert Ellis Institute is approved by The State Education Departments State Board for Social Work. The Albert Ellis Institute maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

Albert Ellis Institute has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 5145. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. Albert Ellis Institute is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.

Albert Ellis Institute is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s (NYSED) State Board for Social Workers as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #0131.

Albert Ellis Institute is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for Licensed Mental Health Counselors #MHC-0019.

 

 

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