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Dr. Donald Meichenbaum Presents: New Developments in the Treatment of
Digital Seminar

Dr. Donald Meichenbaum Presents: New Developments in the Treatment of PTSD, Complex PTSD & Comorbid Disorders


Faculty:
Donald Meichenbaum
Duration:
5 Hours 11 Minutes
Format:
Audio and Video
Copyright :
Nov 05, 2010
Product Code:
POS042480
Media Type:
Digital Seminar


Description

Donald Meichenbaum, Ph.D. "One of the most influential psychotherapists of the century"
 
  • Evidence-based, trauma-focused treatment informed by neuroscience
  • Treatment for co-morbid issues including depression, suicide, substance abuse and TBI
  • A strengths-based approach that bolsters resilience
  • Integrated treatment that is culturally and gender sensitive
 
This is your opportunity to learn the latest developments in the treatment of PTSD, complex PTSD and co-morbid disorders from one of the world's leading psychotherapists. Dr. Donald Meichenbaum is co-founder of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and was voted "one of the 10 most influential psychotherapists of the 20th century?."
 
In this program recording you will learn the assessment and treatment implications of neuroscience from a life-span perspective and learn ways to provide integrated treatments in a culturally- and gender-sensitive manner. You will learn how to conduct evidence-based trauma-focused treatment and how to incorporate spiritually-oriented interventions. Dr. Meichenbaum will utilize his vast clinical and research experience, irreverent style, along with video case presentations to make this a must-attend event. In addition, you will receive a comprehensive set of handouts with tools to be used in your practice.
 
OBJECTIVES
 
  • Critique the concept of PTSD and critically assess the "state-of-the-art"? treatment of PTSD and Complex PTSD.
  • Utilize a Case Conceptualization Model (CCM) that informs assessment and treatment decision-making.
  • Implement the "Core Tasks"? of psychotherapy in an integrated fashion.
  • Conduct trauma-focused interventions in an integrative fashion, treating PTSD and co-morbid psychiatric disorders together.
  • Incorporate culturally- and gender-sensitive and spiritually-oriented treatments.
  • Address the needs of health care providers, namely vicarious traumatization and burnout.
 
OUTLINE
 
The Nature and Impact of Trauma Exposure: The "Untold Story"? of Resilience
 
  • Personal anecdotes and clinical examples
  • Research evidence: Factors that contribute toPTSD vs. resilience and posttraumatic growth
 
Controversies Concerning the Concepts of PTSD and Complex PTSD
 
  • "State-of-the-art" of treatment: Data from evidence-based interventions vs. meta-analytic studies
  • In search of mechanisms of change
  • A way forward: A constructive narrative perspective and a consideration of thecore tasks of psychotherapy (what "expert"? psychotherapists do)
  • A consideration of "marketing" strategies used by treatment centers and psychotherapists
 
What Resilient Individuals Do (and Do Not Do): Implications for Psychotherapy
 
  • Ways to bolster resilience
  • A life-span perspective
  • Being culturally and gender sensitive
 
The Role of a Case Conceptualization Model
 
  • Assessment issues
  • More than an anxiety disorder: Role of guilt, shame, complicated grief, moral injuries and anger
  • Emotionally-focused interventions
  • Involving significant others
 
Assessment Issues and Strategies
 
  • Screening, diagnostic assessment
  • Risk assessment to self (suicidality) and toward others
  • Assessment of co-morbidity, potential barriers and strengths
 
Implications for Sequential, Parallel and Integrated Treatment Approaches
 
Self-Assessment: Your Level of "Expertise"? in Implementing the Core Tasks of Psychotherapy
 
How To Implement the Core Tasks of Psychotherapy
 
  • Developing and maintaining a therapeutic alliance (TA): Monitoring, addressing impasses/"?ruptures"? in TA
  • Psychoeducation: use "clock"? metaphor
  • Ways to nurture hope: Use of collaborative goal-setting; time lines; coping models
  • Teaching intra- and interpersonal coping skills: Building in generalization guidelines (going beyond a "train and hope"? approach)
 
Cognitive-Behavioral Trauma-Focused Interventions: A Search for Common Mechanisms
 
Treatment Focused on Related Trauma-Related Reactions (Guilt, Shame, Complicated Grief, Moral Injuries, Anger)
 
Integrative Treatments of PTSD, Psychiatric and Substance Abuse: Illustrative Programs
 
Needs of Specific Populations will be Considered
 
  • Returning soldiers and their family members
  • Victims of interpersonal violence and culturally diverse groups (native populations, torture victims)
 
Spiritually-Based Interventions, Like the 12-Step Model, Will be Considered
 
Addressing the Needs of Health Care Providers: Addressing the Well-being of Therapists
 
  • Addressing issues of vicarious traumatization effects and "burnout"
  • What can be done at the individual, collegial and organizational levels?
 
Putting it All Together: Take Home Lessons and Ways to Continue Professional Development
 
To Do "Homework"? Tasks
 
  • Anticipate and address potential barriers to engaging in professional, deliberate practice
  • Working with peers and supervisors: Ways to monitor professional development
  • ("Know, Do, Teach Others-A Roadmap to 'Expertise'"?)
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Your satisfaction is our goal and our guarantee. Concerns should be addressed to: PO Box 1000, Eau Claire, WI 54702-1000 or call 1-800-844-8260.

Credits

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NOTE: Tuition includes one free CE Certificate (participant will be able to print the certificate of completion after completing and passing the on-line post-test evaluation). 

Continuing Education Information:  Listed below are the continuing education credit(s) currently available for this non-interactive self-study package. Please note, your state licensing board dictates whether self-study is an acceptable form of continuing education. Please refer to your state rules and regulations. If your profession is not listed, please contact your licensing board to determine your continuing education requirements and check for reciprocal approval. For other credit inquiries not specified below, please contact cepesi@pesi.com or 800-844-8260 before the event.

Materials that are included in this course may include interventions and modalities that are beyond the authorized practice of mental health professionals.  As a licensed professional, you are responsible for reviewing the scope of practice, including activities that are defined in law as beyond the boundaries of practice in accordance with and in compliance with your professions standards


Addiction Counselors

NAADAC

This self-study course has been approved by PESI, Inc., as a NAADAC Approved Education Provider, for 5.0 CE in the Counseling Services skill group. NAADAC Provider #77553. PESI, Inc. is responsible for all aspects of their programming. Full attendance is required; no partial credit will be awarded for partial attendance.


Connecticut Addiction Counselors

Provider #120924. This course has been approved as a CCB approved training and has been awarded 5.25 hours by the Connecticut Certification Board.


California Alcoholism & Drug Abuse Counselors

PESI, Inc. is an approved provider by the CCAPP-EI, Provider #: OS-03-036-1019. This activity meets the qualifications for 5.0 CEH's (continuing education hours).


Counselors

This intermediate self-study activity consists of 5.25 clock hours of continuing education instruction. Credit requirements and approvals vary per state board regulations. Please save the course outline, the certificate of completion you receive from the activity and contact your state board or organization to determine specific filing requirements.


Marriage & Family Therapists

This self-study activity consists of 5.25 clock hours of continuing education instruction. Credit requirements and approvals vary per state board regulations. Please save this course outline, the certificate of completion you receive from this self-study activity and contact your state board or organization to determine specific filing requirements. 


Illinois Marriage & Family Therapists

PESI, Inc. has been approved as a provider of continuing education by the State of Illinois, Department of Professional Regulation. Provider #:168-000156. Full attendance at this self-study activity qualifies for 5.0 credits.


Texas Marriage & Family Therapists

PESI, Inc. has been approved as a continuing education sponsor through the Texas State Board of Examiners of Marriage and Family Therapists. Provider # 503. This self-study package qualifies for 5.0 continuing education credits.


California Nurses

PESI, Inc. is a provider approved by the California Board of  Registered Nursing, Provider #: 13305 for 5.0 self-study contact hours. 

** You will need to provide your license number to PESI. PESI must have this number on file in order for your hours to be valid.


Florida Nurses

CE Broker

PESI, Inc. is an approved provider by the Florida Board of  Nursing. Provider #: FBN2858. These materials qualify for 5.0 self-study contact hours.

** Florida Participants Only: To automatically be reported to CE Broker, after completing and passing the online post-test/evaluation, please contact cepesi@pesi.com. You will need to provide the full title of the activity, speaker name, date of live broadcast, your name and your license number in the email.


Iowa Nurses

PESI, Inc. is an approved provider by the Iowa Board of Nursing. Provider #: 346. Nurses successfully completing these self-study materials will earn 6.4 self-study contact hours. Please email cepesi@pesi.com with your license number, include the title, speaker name and date. PESI must have this number on file in order for your hours to be valid.


Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, and Clinical Nurse Specialists

This intermediate activity is approved for 5.0 clock hours of continuing education instruction. Credit requirements and approvals vary per state board regulations. Please contact your licensing board to determine if they accept programs or providers approved by other national or state licensing boards. A certificate of attendance will be awarded at the end of the program to participants who are in full attendance and who complete the program evaluation.


Psychologists
Canadian Psychologists

PESI, Inc. is approved by the Canadian Psychological Association to offer continuing education for psychologists. PESI, Inc. maintains responsibility for the program. This program is approved for 5.0 self-study continuing education hours.


Florida Psychologists

PESI, Inc., is an approved provider with the Florida Board of Psychology. Provider Number BAP #77. This product qualifies for 5.3 self-study continuing education credits.

** Florida Participants Only: To automatically be reported to CE Broker, after completing and passing the online post-test/evaluation, please contact cepesi@pesi.com to have your Florida credits reported to CE Broker. You will need to provide the full title of the activity, speaker name, date of live broadcast, your name and your license number in the email.


Social Workers

PESI, Inc., #1062, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. PESI, Inc. maintains responsibility for the course. ACE provider approval period: January 27, 2017 - January 27, 2020. Social Workers completing this course receive 5.25 (Clinical) continuing education credits for completing this intermediate level course. A certificate of attendance will be awarded at the end of the program to social workers who complete the program evaluation. Full attendance is required. No partial credit will be offered for partial attendance. 


Canadian Social Workers

PESI, Inc., #1062, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. PESI, Inc. maintains responsibility for the course. ACE provider approval period: January 27, 2017 - January 27, 2020. Social Workers completing this course receive 5.25 (Clinical) continuing education credits for completing this intermediate level self-study course. A certificate of attendance will be awarded at the end of the program to social workers who complete the program evaluation. Full attendance is required. No partial credit will be offered for partial attendance. Canadian provinces may accept activities approved by the ASWB for ongoing professional development.


Illinois Social Workers

PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the State of Illinois, Department of Professional Regulation. License #: 159-000154. Successful completion of this self-study activity qualifies for 5.0 contact hours.


Minnesota Social Workers

PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the State of Minnesota, Board of Social Work. Provider #: CEP-140. This self-study package has been approved for 5.0 continuing education hours. This certificate has been issued upon successful completion of a post-test.


New York Social Workers

PESI, Inc. is recognized by the New York State Education Department's (NYSED) State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #SW-0008. This self-study activity will qualify for 6.0 contact hours. Full attendance is required; no partial credits will be offered for partial attendance. 


Ohio Social Workers, Counselors, and Marriage & Family Therapists

PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the State of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker and Marriage & Family Therapist Board. Provider approval #: RCST071001. Successful completion of this self-study course meets the qualifications for 5.25 clock hours of continuing education credit.


Pennsylvania Social Workers, Counselors, and Marriage & Family Therapists

This intermediate activity is approved for 5.0 clock hours of continuing education instruction. Credit requirements and approvals vary per state board regulations. Please contact your licensing board to determine if they accept programs or providers approved by other national or state licensing boards. A certificate of attendance will be awarded at the end of the program to participants who are in full attendance and who complete the program evaluation.


California Social Workers, Counselors, Marriage & Family Therapists, and Licensed Educational Psychologists

The State of California, Board of Behavioral Sciences will recognize and accept continuing education programs that are sponsored by providers approved by the APA and the ASWB. Full participation in this self-study course will qualify for 5.0 hours of continuing education credit.


Florida Social Workers, Marriage & Family Therapists, and Mental Health Counselors

CE Broker

PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling. Provider Number BAP #77. This self-study course qualifies for 5.25 continuing education credits.

** Florida Participants Only: To automatically be reported to CE Broker, after completing and passing the online post-test/evaluation, please contact cepesi@pesi.com. You will need to provide the full title of the activity, speaker name, date of live broadcast, your name and your license number in the email.


Other Professions

This self-study activity qualifies for 5.25 continuing education clock hours as required by many national, state and local licensing boards and professional organizations. Save your activity advertisement and certificate of completion, and contact your own board or organization for specific requirements.


Handouts

Faculty

Donald Meichenbaum Related seminars and products: 10

Ph.D., Research Director

The Melissa Institute


Don Meichenbaum, Ph.D. is Distinguished Professor Emeritus from the University of Waterloo. Ontario from which he took early retirement 20 years ago. He is presently Research Director of the Melissa Institute for Violence Prevention in Miami (Please see www.melissainstitute.org). He is one of the founders of Cognitive Behavior Therapy.

In a survey of clinicians reported in the American Psychologist, he was voted "one of the ten most influential psychotherapists of the 20th century." He has received a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Clinical Division of the American Psychological Association and he was Honorary President of the Canadian Psychological Association. 

He has presented in all 50 U.S. states and internationally. He has published extensively and most recently published Roadmap to Resilience: A Guide for Military Trauma Victims and Their Families (visit www.roadmaptoresilience. org). His other books include Treatment of Individuals with Anger Control Problems and Aggressive Behavior; Stress Inoculation Training; Facilitating Treatment Adherence; and The Unconscious Reconsidered.

He has consulted for various populations including veterans’ hospitals, the National Guard, psychiatric treatment centers for children, adolescents and adults, treatment center for individuals with traumatic brain injuries, torture victims, Native populations, deaf populations and school boards. See papers by Dr. Meichenbaum on www.melissainstitute.org (go to home page and click on Author’s Index and scroll to Meichenbaum).

Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Donald Meichenbaum is Research Director of the Melissa Institute for Violence Prevention and Treatment. He is the Distinguished Professor Emeritus for the University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada. Dr. Meichenbaum receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.

Non-financial: Donald Meichenbaum has no relevant non-financial relationship to disclose.

 


Additional Info

Program Information

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Access for Self-Study (Non-Interactive)

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Target Audience

Counselors, Social Workers, Psychologists, Case Managers, Addiction Counselors, Therapists, Marriage & Family Therapists, Nurses, Other Mental Health Professionals

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