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The Body Keeps the Score: Trauma and Healing with Bessel van der Kolk, M.D

OUTLINE

Neuroscience & Brain Development

Early Life Trauma

Attachment, Trauma, and Psychopathology

Neuroscience, Trauma, Memory and the Body

The Diagnosis and Treatment of Trauma-Related Disorders

Trauma-specific Treatment Interventions

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Copyright : 11/20/2014

How PTSD Affects Mind, Brain and Biology

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  1. Summarize the findings of the nature of PTSD and how it affects the mind, body and brain.

Copyright : 06/01/2013

Connectedness as a Biological Imperative: Understanding Trauma Through the Lens of the Polyvagal Theory

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  1. Summarize biological theories which have impacted understanding of the influence of early experiences in clients.
  2. Articulate how deficits in the regulation of the Social Engagement System relate to the core features of posttraumatic stress disorder.

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Copyright : 05/29/2014

Lessons from Monkeys About Interactions Between Genes, Environment and Attachment Patterns

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  1. Ascertain the impacts of genetics and environment on the developmental growth process of clients.

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Copyright : 05/29/2014

Transgenerational Transmission of Trauma

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  1. Summarize the impact on glucocorticoid levels and receptors in patients exposed to trauma.

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Copyright : 05/31/2014

Trust and Meaning Making in Parent-Child Interactions

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  1. Articulate the role of stress-regulating systems in caregiver/child interactions.

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Copyright : 05/31/2014

Neurofeedback with Bessel van der Kolk, MD

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  1. Analyze the efficacy of neurofeedback as a clinical treatment for adults and children who have experienced traumatic events.

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Copyright : 04/23/2015

Master Clinician Series: The Adverse Childhood Experiences Study

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Objectives

  1. Present the findings of The Adverse Childhood Experiences Study (ACEs) and ascertain its clinical implications.

Outline

  1. Introduction of Vincent Felitti, MD
  2. The Origins of the ACE Study
    1. Core issues of the Ace Study
  3. 10 Categories Studied
  4. Demographics
    1. Race
    2. Age
    3. Education
  5. 3 categories of how damage occurs
  6. Addiction
  7. 10 Additional Trauma-oriented Questions
  8. Process of the study
  9. Mental and Financial Costs of Adverse Childhood Experiences

Copyright : 05/31/2016