Explore The Full Range Of Trauma Issues
With The Field's Leading Experts
With The Field's Leading Experts
|Session 1 - Wednesday, February 8
The Five Essential Ingredients of Effective
Discover what more than two decades of detailed follow-up interviews with trauma clients have revealed about the nuts-and-bolts do’s and dont's of good trauma work and how to most effectively structure a collaborative approach to treatment. With Mary Jo Barrett, M.S.W.
|Session 2 - Wednesday, February 15
Reshaping the Trauma Narrative
Explore how the stories clients tell about a trauma event shape their experience of it. You’ll learn how to help them develop a more positive “untold” story, plus myriad ways to help clients bolster their cognitive, emotional, physical, and behavioral resilience. With Don Meichenbaum, Ph.D.
|Session 3 - Wednesday, February 22
The Body in Trauma Work
Learn about how to help trauma clients gain greater awareness of their bodies and create a “somatic narrative” to work through experiences and disturbing emotions that may be otherwise inaccessible to them cognitively.
With Pat Ogden, Ph.D.
Session 4 - Wednesday, February 29
|Session 5 - Wednesday, March 7
Treating the Dissociated Client
Examine the special challenges of working with dissociated clients. You’ll learn practical methods for helping them move beyond their deeply entrenched patterns of avoidance so they can process the overwhelming experiences of abuse or loss at the root of their dysfunction.
With Christine Courtois, Ph.D., A.B.P.P.
|Session 6 - Wednesday, March 14
Trauma and Transformation
Explore an attachment-based approach grounded in affective neuroscience in which the therapist builds a relationship as a trusted “True Other” and enlists the client in a process of dyadic affect regulation that allows the client’s own dormant resilience to emerge. With Diana Fosha, Ph.D.
|Bonus Session - Wednesday, March 21
Trauma and Healing
Learn how EMDR (Eye-Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing) has revolutionized our understanding of trauma and its treatment. In this nuts-and-bolts session, Shapiro will show how EMDR can be used to address challenging cases and shorten treatment time. With Francine Shapiro, Ph.D.
Bonus Session is available only to Enhanced Learning Track Participants
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|6 dynamic sessions with recognized experts!|
|Plus Bonus Session with Francine Shapiro!|
|Streaming-video webcasts that make learning come alive!|
|Free-wheeling, down-to-earth conversational format!|
|Lively post-session exchanges with peers and presenters!|
|Streaming-video sessions and slides available anytime!|
|MP3s and bonus materials--all yours to keep!|
|Add 6 CE credits with a quiz at the end of the course!|
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Our Presenters Are Leaders In The Field
Mary Jo Barrett, M.S.W., the founder and director of the Center for Contextual Change, teaches at the University of Chicago. She’s the coauthor of Systemic Treatment of Incest and coeditor of Treating Incest: A Multimodal Systems Perspective.
Donald Meichenbaum, Ph.D., a founder of Cognitive Behavioral Modification, was voted one of the 10 most influential psychotherapists of the century in a survey reported in the American Psychologist. An expert in the treatment of PTSD, he’s the author of A Clinical Handbook/Practical Therapist Manual for Assessing and Treating Adults with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder.
Pat Ogden, Ph.D., is the founder and director of the Sensorimotor Psychotherapy Institute in Boulder, Colorado, an internationally recognized school specializing in training psychotherapists in somatic/cognitive approaches for the treatment of trauma, as well as developmental and attachment issues. She’s the coauthor of the groundbreaking 2006 book Trauma and the Body: A Sensorimotor Approach to Psychotherapy.
Kenneth V. Hardy, Ph.D., is the director of the Eikenberg Institute for Relationships and professor of family therapy at Drexel University. He’s the coauthor of Teens Who Hurt: Clinical Interventions to Break the Cycle of Adolescent Violence and Re-Visioning Family Therapy: Race, Culture, and Gender in Clinical Practice.
Christine Courtois, Ph.D., A.B.P.P., is the principal of Courtois & Associates, a private practice, and cofounder and former clinical director of The CENTER: Post-Traumatic Disorders Program in Washington, D.C. She’s the coeditor of Treating Complex Traumatic Stress Disorders and associate editor of the journal Psychological Trauma. She’s the author of Recollections of Sexual Abuse and Healing the Incest Wound, revised edition, and coauthor of the forthcoming The Treatment of Complex Trauma.
Diana Fosha, Ph.D., is the developer of AEDP and director of the AEDP Institute. She’s the author of The Transforming Power of Affect: A Model for Accelerated Change, and of numerous articles and chapters on transformational processes in experiential psychotherapy and trauma treatment. She’s a coeditor of The Healing Power of Emotion: Affective Neuroscience, Development, and Clinical Practice.
Francine Shapiro, Ph.D., the originator of EMDR, is a senior research fellow at the Mental Research Institute. She’s the executive director of the EMDR Institute and founder and president emeritus of the EMDR Humanitarian Assistance Programs, a nonprofit that coordinates disaster response and trainings worldwide. She’s a recipient of the American Psychological Association Trauma Division Award for Outstanding Contributions to Practice in Trauma Psychology. Her books include EMDR: The Breakthrough Therapy for Overcoming Anxiety, Stress, and Trauma and EMDR as an Integrative Psychotherapy Approach.