Online Courses

Courses Found:
15
Provider:
athealth.com
Category:
PTSD
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Anger Management in Trauma Therapy The treatment of anger in people exposed to trauma presents special challenges to therapists. This program discusses the importance of anger in trauma therapy, treatment resistance, precautions for personal safety, the stress inoculation approach to anger treatment, how to avoid hindering the client's ability to express or resolve anger, and recomm ...

Credits:  1 $12.00
Anxiety Disorders: Diagnosis and Treatment This course discusses the types of anxiety disorders, prevalence, etiology, risk factors, and treatment in adults and children.

Credits:  2 $24.00
Key Elements in Couples Therapy with Veterans Because of the adverse effects of PTSD on relationships, couples therapy can be a powerful adjunct treatment; however, few receive this service. A new framework for conceptualizing couples therapy organizes treatment around the 3 PTSD symptom clusters (re-experiencing, avoidance, and arousal). The authors summarize the relationship consequences of ...

Credits:  1 $12.00
PTSD #1: Differential Diagnosis - Interview with Hugh F. Johnston, MD Hugh Johnston, MD, discusses some of the controversies associated with PTSD and reviews diagnostic and treatment issues as discussed in the DSM-IV-TR, including the difference between acute stress disorder and PTSD. You can read the text of this interview and/or access the audio to the interview via your computer's MP3 player.

Credits:  1 $12.00
PTSD #2: Malingering - Interview with Gerald Rosen, PhD Gerald Rosen, PhD, answers questions about the challenges clinicians face in determining malingering and how to assess for it. You can read the text of this interview and/or access the audio to the interview via your computer's MP3 player.

Credits:  1 $12.00
PTSD #3: The Culture of PTSD - Interview with James Herbert, PhD James Herbert, PhD, describes various aspects of the culture of PTSD and its influence on diagnosis and treatment. Dr. Herbert also discusses how clinicians can encourage resilience. You can read the text of this interview and/or access the audio to the interview via your computer's MP3 player.

Credits:  1 $12.00
PTSD #4: Trauma, the Brain, and Medication - Interview with Anthony D'Agostino, MD PTSD is characterized by symptoms that reflect some form of persistent re-experiencing of the original traumatic event. Anthony M. D’Agostino, MD, discusses the impact of trauma and stress on the brain and explains the use of neurological findings and medication to treat adults and children with PTSD. You can read the text of this interview and/or ...

Credits:  1 $12.00
PTSD #5: Cognitive Behavioral Treatment - Interview with Steven Taylor, PhD Cognitive Behavior Therapies (CBT) are currently the most empirically supported treatments for individuals who experience persistent symptoms following a traumatic event. Steven Taylor, PhD, describes CBT and its use in the treatment of PTSD. You can read the text of this interview and/or access the audio to the interview via your computer's MP3 p ...

Credits:  1 $12.00
PTSD #6: The Body Remembers - Interview with Babette Rothschild, MSW, LCSW Babette Rothschild, LCSW, author of The Body Remembers: The Psychophysiology of Trauma and Trauma Treatment, encourages psychotherapists working with traumatized individuals to learn as much as possible about theory, tools, and treatment so that they will be well-equipped to work with the unpredictability of trauma and the diverse needs of clients. ...

Credits:  1 $12.00
PTSD #7: Engaging Survivors of Extreme Violence - Interview with Martha Bragin, PhD Martha Bragin, PhD, has spent her professional career working with survivors of extreme violence. She describes her work and discusses how therapists can understand and connect to these survivors, who feel so isolated by their experiences. You can read the text of this interview and/or access the audio to the interview via your computer's MP3 play ...

Credits:  1 $12.00
PTSD #8: Resilience - Interview with Froma Walsh, PhD Froma Walsh, PhD, discusses family and community resilience-oriented approaches to recovery from traumatic loss. Her multi-systemic practice approach contextualizes the distress in the traumatic experience and taps strengths and resources in relational networks to foster resilience and healing and posttraumatic growth. You can read the text of thi ...

Credits:  1 $12.00
PTSD #9: Posttraumatic Growth - Interview with Bill O'Hanlon, MS, LMFT Bill O'Hanlon, MS, LMFT, presents alternative perspectives on the development of trauma-related disorders as well as powerful new methods for their successful resolution. He offers three specific actions that can promote posttraumatic growth and success. You can read the text of this interview and/or access the audio to the interview via your comp ...

Credits:  1 $12.00
PTSD: Exposure Therapy and Constructive Narrative Therapy Topics include the efficacy of exposure therapy in the treatment of PTSD, common myths associated with the use of exposure therapy, overview of clinical guidelines for exposure treatment, and helping patients "re-author" their view of the trauma and develop coping skills to manage PTSD and co-morbid symptoms.

Credits:  1 $12.00
Toxicity of Shame: Applications for Acceptance and Commitment Therapy Shame co-occurs with many disorders and client concerns, such as self-harm, depression, anxiety, eating disorders, interpersonal conflicts, self-criticism, trauma, and personality disorders. The authors review the complexity of shame and present a rationale for using Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) to treat it. The article presents primary ...

Credits:  1 $12.00
Use of Mindfulness in Trauma Counseling This program explores the use of mindfulness interventions in trauma counseling, with particular attention on how mindfulness can address the neuropsychological aspects of trauma. The material includes a case example that illustrates the use of mindfulness techniques in trauma counseling.

Credits:  1 $12.00