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The Trauma Treatment Revolution: Breakthroughs that can Transform Your Clinical Practice
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Putting the Pieces Together – Janina Fisher
  • I can describe three major theories in Fisher’s view of the history of trauma treatment.

Getting Unhooked - Martha Straus
  • I can discuss Straus’s Four Big Hooks as they relate to attachment work with adolescents.

Outside the Box – Mary Jo Barrett
  • I can discuss Barrett’s use of family systems therapy in treating trauma clients.

When Victims Victimize Others – Noel Larson
  • I can explain how Larson views the role of empathy in trauma treatment.

Breaking the Chain of Resentment – Steven Stosny
  • Explain how resentment can distort someone’s thinking.

The Anatomy of Self Hatred – Janina Fisher
  • Explain how Sensorimotor Psychotherapy is used to counteract self hatred.

Knowing When to Push – Michelle Weiner-Davis
  • Explain how a therapist should know when to push a client out of their comfort zone.

Treating the Dissociative Child - Joyanna Silberg
  • I can describe 3 physical symptoms of a child demonstrating a dissociative shutdown.

  • Putting the Pieces Together: 25 Years of Learning Trauma Treatment by Janina Fisher
  • Outside the Box: Bringing Families into Trauma Treatment by Mary Jo Barrett
  • When Victims Victimize Others: Some Clients Challenge Our Capacity for Compassion by Noel Larson
  • Breaking the Chain of Resentment: How to Help Clients Move Past Old Wounds by Steven Stosny
  • The Anatomy of Self-Hatred: Learning to Love our Loathed "Selves" by Janina Fisher
  • Knowing When to Push: Balancing Safety and Challenge by Michele Weiner-Davis
  • Treating the Dissociative Child: The Road Back from the Ultimate Loss of Self by Joyanna Silberg
  • Getting Unhooked: Connecting with Traumatized Kids Who Push Your Buttons by Martha Straus


JANINA FISHER, PH.D. Janina Fisher, PhD, is a licensed clinical psychologist and former instructor at The Trauma Center, a research and treatment center founded by Bessel van der Kolk. Known as an expert on the treatment of trauma, Dr. Fisher has also been treating individuals, couples and families since 1980.

She is past president of the New England Society for the Treatment of Trauma and Dissociation, an EMDR International Association Credit Provider, Assistant Educational Director of the Sensorimotor Psychotherapy Institute, and a former Instructor, Harvard Medical School. Dr. Fisher lectures and teaches nationally and internationally on topics related to the integration of the neurobiological research and newer trauma treatment paradigms into traditional therapeutic modalities.

She is author of the bestselling Transforming the Living Legacy of Trauma: A Workbook for Survivors and Therapists (2021), Healing the Fragmented Selves of Trauma Survivors: Overcoming Internal Self-Alienation (2017), and co-author with Pat Ogden of Sensorimotor Psychotherapy: Interventions for Attachment and Trauma.(2015).

Speaker Disclosures:

Speaker Disclosures: Financial: Janina Fisher is in private practice. She receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.

Nonfinancial: Janina Fisher has no relevant nonfinancial relationship to disclose.


MARY JO BARRETT, MSW Mary Jo Barrett, MSW, is the founder and director of Contextual Change and coauthor of Treating Complex Trauma: A Relational Blueprint for Collaboration and Change and The Systemic Treatment of Incest.

Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Mary Jo Barrett is the founder and director of the Center for Contextual Change.

Non-financial: Mary Jo Barrett has no relevant non-financial relationship to disclose.


Noel R. Larson, Ph.D., MSW, is a licensed psychologist, marriage and family therapist and independent clinical social worker. She maintains a private practice at Meta Resources, a clinic she co-founded with James Maddock in 1981. Dr. Larson also provides supervision and consultation to groups throughout the country and conducts training workshops in the U.S. and abroad on personality disorders, family therapy, resilience, sexual abuse treatment, systemic treatment of domestic violence, group therapy, trauma and attachment and the therapist differentiation.

Dr. Larson provides ongoing consultation with several health care, social service and corrections organizations in Minnesota and Colorado and has had an ongoing consultation and training practice in Denmark for thirty years. Noel taught for several years at the University of Minnesota Graduate School of Social Work before becoming director of the Family Sexual Abuse Treatment Program at the University of Minnesota Medical School. She also developed and implemented the first U.S. treatment program for incarcerated female sex offenders at the Shakopee women's prison.

Dr. Larson is the coauthor of Incestuous Families: An Ecological Approach to Understanding and Treatment (Norton). As a consultant to a domestic violence treatment program, her and Dr. Maddock's systemic model was featured on Oprah, as an alternative to the cognitive-behavioral anger-management model. Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Noel Larson receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.

Non-financial: Noel Larson has no relevant non-financial relationship to disclose.


Steven Stosny, PhD, is the director of Compassion Power. He’s the author of Living and Loving after Betrayal and Love without Hurt, and the coauthor of How to Improve Your Marriage without Talking about it.


Michele Weiner-Davis, M.S.W., director of the Divorce Busting Center, is the author of the bestsellers The Sex-Starved Marriage and Divorce Busting.


Joyanna Silberg, Ph.D., consulting psychologist at Sheppard Pratt Health System, is the author of The Child Survivor: Healing Developmental Trauma and Dissociation. She's the past president of the International Society for the Study of Trauma and Dissociation.


Martha Straus, Ph.D., a professor in the Department of Clinical Psychology at Antioch University New England, is the author of No-Talk Therapy for Children and Adolescents, Adolescent Girls in Crisis, and Treating Traumatized Adolescents: Development, Attachment, and the Therapeutic Relationship.
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Marriage & Family Therapists
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This self-study activity consists of 3.0 clock hours of continuing education instruction. Credit requirements and approvals vary per state board regulations. Please save the course outline and the certificate of completion you receive from this self-study activity. Contact us for more information on your state board or organization specific filing requirements. American Psychological Association credits are not available.

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