Intended Participants: Participants must receive approval from the faculty to attend. Licensed mental health professionals (psychiatrists, psychologists, clinical social workers, mental health counselors) who are personally treating clients with Complex Posttraumatic Stress Disorder and Dissociative Disorders and who have personally treated a significant number of such clients in a minimum of eight (8) years in clinical practice. In addition, the participants must have taken the ISSTD Advanced Topics in Complex Trauma and Dissociative Disorders course or its equivalent (to be assessed by the facilitator.)
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Dates: Wednesdays Oct 13, Nov 17, Dec 8, 2021, Jan 12, Feb 9, Mar 9, April 13 and May 11, 2021
Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm ET
Location: Online via Zoom
- Howell, E. (2020) Trauma and Dissociation Informed Psychotherapy: Relational Healing and the Therapeutic Connection. W.W. Norton & Company, New York, NY.
- Quiros, L. (2021) Incorporating Diversity and Inclusion into Trauma-Informed Social Work: Transformational Leadership. Routledge, New York, NY.
- Gold, S. (2020) Contextual Trauma Therapy: Overcoming Traumatization and Reaching Full Potential. APA, Washington, DC.
Course Format: Eight, 2-hour sessions of combined literature discussion/lecture and discussion of cases presented by students
Faculty Member: Joan A. Turkus, M.D. (Contact: email@example.com)
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Information on Continuing Education approvals for the course is available here.