Total CE Credit Hours: 2
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/100627
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About the Course:
Highlights three emotion-focused treatments that have proven to be effective in reducing PTSD symptomatology. Course content includes three articles from the National Center for PTSD’s Clinical Quarterly: 1-The Effects of Writing about Traumatic Experiences; 2-Exposure Therapies for the Treatment of PTSD; 3-Emotion-focused Therapy for Interpersonal Trauma.
This course is based on the reading-based online, Effective Emotion-focused Approaches to PTSD Treatment created by James Pennebaker, Ph.D., R. Sherlock Campbell, Mille C. Astin, Ph.D., and Barbara Rothbaum, Ph.D., and Sandra Paivio, and Leslie S. Greenberg, Ph.D.
Course Material Authors
This course is recommended for social workers, counselors, psychologists, and other human services and behavioral health professionals who seek knowledge about emotion-focused treatment for PTSD. It is appropriate for participants with itermediate to advanced levels of knowledge about the topic.
evaluate effectiveness of three types of exposure therapy for treating trauma patients.
become familiar with myths regarding exposure therapy for trauma.
become familiar with various forms of exposure therapy to treat PTSD.
have knowledge of the benefits of writing about trauma as a means of treatment.
American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders (AAHCPAD)
2 CE credit hours
American Psychological Association (APA)
2 CE credit hours
CE Learning Systems is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. CE Learning Systems maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)
2 CE credit hours
This course has been approved by CE Learning Systems, service provider of Addiction Counselor CE, as a NAADAC Approved Education Provider, for educational credits. NAADAC Provider #107243, CE Learning Systems is responsible for all aspects of their programming.
National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)
2 CPD hours
Articles One and Two
These articles appear in the Spring 2000 National Center for PTSD Clinical Quarterly.
Article One, The Effects of Writing about Traumatic Experience, is on Pages 17-21 of the issue.
Article Two, Emotion Focused Therapy for Interpersonal Trauma, is on pages 22-29 of the issue.
This article appears in the Fall 2000 National Center for PTSD Clinical Quarterly.
Article Three is Exposure Therapy for the Treatment of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder and it appears on pages 49-54 of the issue.
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