Product Detail

Prolonged Exposure Therapy for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
Digital Seminar
$189.99 USD
Product Details
Format:
Digital Seminar
Author:
KIRSTEN DELAMBO, PH.D.
Publisher:
Vyne Education
Copyright:
4/23/2012
CE Available:
Yes, See CE credit tab for complete continuing education details
Product Code:
WDS020103
Objectives
Increase your competence with treating trauma survivors

Learn the session-by-session treatment components of Prolonged Exposure Therapy

Apply the best treatments for PTSD

Overcome your fears about how to respond when a client discusses trauma or becomes very upset due to trauma

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:

Discuss the diagnosis, theoretical explanations, and available treatments for PTSD

Explore how to educate trauma victims to increase their ability to cope with trauma

Identify and explain the main components of Prolonged Exposure Therapy (PE)

Discuss the theoretical underpinnings of PE and how to communicate the theory to your clients

Demonstrate how to conduct imaginal exposure with clients

Discover how to effectively use PE by learning where and when to modify the procedures based on the needs of the individual

Explain how to treat PTSD clients with co-occurring substance abuse, personality disorders, or medical conditions

Discover how to modify PE for difficult cases and when roadblocks occur
Outline

Overview of PTSD and PTSD Treatments

- Diagnostic criteria for PTSD

- Definition of a trauma

- Screening and Assessment Tools

- Risk factors

- Treatments for PTSD

  • Stress Inoculation Training
  • EMDR
  • Cognitive Processing Therapy
  • Seeking Safety (Treatment for PTSD and co-occurring substance use)
  • Pharmacotherapy       

- Theoretical explanations for PTSD

  • neurobiological
  • classical conditioning
  • cognitive
  • Emotional Processing Theory

 

Prolonged Exposure Therapy (PE)

- Overview of PE for PTSD

- Overview of Empirical Research

- Theoretical underpinnings for PE

- Rationale for treatment

  • role-play demonstration

- Overview of main treatment components of PE

  • imaginal exposure
  • instructions for how to conduct
  • therapist's role
  • in-vivo exposure
    • use of Subjective Units of Distress Scale (SUDS)
    • construction of in-vivo hierarchy
    • assignment of in-vivo exposure
    • video demonstration of in-vivo exposure
      • cognitive processing

- Case presentation and video of imaginal exposure

- Contraindications for prolonged exposure

- Sessions-by-session details

- Hot spots procedure

    

Achieving Success with PE

- Applying good clinical skills to PE

  • therapeutic alliance
  • individualizing treatment
  • addressing avoidance

 

Procedural Modifications

- How to do PE with the patient with multiple diagnoses

  • depression
  • substance abuse
  • phobias
  • medical conditions
  • personality disorders

- Under- and over-engagement during imaginal exposure

  • disengaging the over-engager
  • engaging the under-engager

-Video examples of modifications

 

Additional Considerations

- Using emotional processing theory to guide treatment

- How to take care of oneself and tolerate client's emotional distress

- Considerations for further training and supervision

Author

KIRSTEN DELAMBO, PH.D.

KIRSTEN DeLAMBO, PhD, is a licensed psychologist at Kent State University in Kent, Ohio. She also serves in the Ohio National Guard as a behavioral health officer. She earned her doctorate in clinical psychology from Pacific Graduate School of Psychology in Palo Alto, California. Dr. DeLambo's specialty is traumatic stress, which includes criminal victimization, childhood physical and sexual abuse, rape, domestic violence, war trauma, motor vehicle accidents, and severe medical conditions. She completed a two-year fellowship at the Kent State University–Summa Health System Center for the Treatment and Study of Traumatic Stress where she was involved with clinical work, research, and supervising students. She served as a therapist and supervisor on a National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) study investigating the efficacy of Prolonged Exposure Therapy at reducing PTSD symptoms in people living with HIV. Currently, Dr. DeLambo provides psychotherapy, assessment, and outreach for the college mental health population, with a specialty in traumatic stress as well as providing assessment, consultation, and support for the military population within the National Guard.
Continuing Education Credits
Continuing Education Information
This educational offering is designed to qualify for continuing education for many professionals in every state.


Materials that are included in this course could include interventions and modalities that are beyond the authorized practice for your profession. 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.


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Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors
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This educational offering has been approved by Vyne Education, LLC., as a NAADAC Approved Education Provider, for 6 continuing education hours. NAADAC Provider #77600, Vyne Education, LLC. is responsible for all aspects of their programming. Content includes elements of one of the NAADAC 8 Counselor Skills Group. Full attendance is required to receive credit, variable credit for partial attendance may not be awarded based on the NAADAC guidelines.

Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors - California: Provider approved by CFAAP/CAADAC, Provider Number OS-07-902-1117 for 6 CEH’s.

Counselors: This educational offering qualifies for 6 continuing education hours as required by many national, state and local licensing boards and professional organizations. Save your course outline and certificate of completion, and contact your own board or organization for specific filing requirements.

Counselors - Illinois: Vyne Education, LLC. is a registered counselor continuing education sponsor approved through the State of Illinois Department of Professional Regulation (license # 197-000144). This educational offering is offered for (6) contact hours of continuing education for counselors. Licensed counselors in other states should contact their individual state jurisdiction to review the current continuing education requirements for licensure renewal.

Counselors - New York: Vyne Education, LLC., is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed mental health counselors #MHC-0027. This educational offering is acceptable for 6 continuing education hours. Full attendance is required to receive credit for Mental Health Counselors; variable credit for partial attendance may not be awarded based on the State Board guidelines.

Counselors - Ohio
Vyne Education, LLC. is approved through the State of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker and Marriage and Family Therapist Board (provider #RCT091001). This educational offering is offered for six (6) clock hours of continuing education for counselors only. Licensed counselors in other states should contact their individual state jurisdiction to review the current continuing education requirements for licensure renewal.

Counselors - South Carolina: Vyne Education, LLC. is an approved sponsor with the South Carolina Board of Examiners for LPC, AC and MFTs (Provider #104). This educational offering is offered for 6 continuing education hours.

Counselor - Texas: Vyne Education, LLC. is an approved sponsor of continuing education for licensed professional counselors through the Texas State Board of Examiners of Professional Counselors (Provider number 2709). This course is offered for 6 clock hours.

Counselors - California: The State of California, Board of Behavioral Sciences will recognize and accept continuing education programs that are sponsored by providers approved by the American Psychological Association and the ASWB. Full attendance at this course will qualify for 6.0 hours of continuing education credit.

Counselors - Florida: Vyne Education, LLC. is an approved provider with the Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling Provider #50-466. This educational offering is approved for 6 continuing education credits.

Marriage & Family Therapists: This educational offering qualifies for 6 continuing education hours as required by many national, state and local licensing boards and professional organizations. Save your course outline and certificate of completion, and contact your own board or organization for specific filing requirements.

Marriage & Family Therapists - Illinois: Vyne Education, LLC. is a registered marriage and family therapist continuing education sponsor approved through the State of Illinois Department of Professional Regulation (license # 168-000172). This educational offering is offered for (6) contact hours of continuing education for marriage and family therapist. Licensed marriage and family therapist in other states should contact their individual state jurisdiction to review the current continuing education requirements for licensure renewal.

Marriage & Family Therapists - New York: Vyne Education, LLC., is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed marriage and family therapists #MFT-0020. This educational offering is acceptable for 6 continuing education hours. Full attendance is required to receive credit for Marriage and Family Therapists; variable credit for partial attendance may not be awarded based on the State Board guidelines.

Marriage & Family Therapists - Ohio
Vyne Education, LLC. is approved through the State of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker and Marriage and Family Therapist Board (provider #RCT091001). This educational offering is offered for six (6) clock hours of continuing education for marriage family therapists only. Licensed marriage and family therapists in other states should contact their individual state jurisdiction to review the current continuing education requirements for licensure renewal.

Marriage & Family Therapists - South Carolina: Vyne Education, LLC. is an approved sponsor with the South Carolina Board of Examiners for LPC, AC and MFTs (Provider #104). This educational offering is offered for 6 continuing education hours.

Marriage & Family Therapists - Texas: Vyne Education, LLC. is an approved sponsor of continuing education for licensed marriage and family therapists through the Texas State Board of Examiners of Marriage and Family Therapists (Provider number 195). This educational offering is offered for 6 clock hours.

Marriage & Family Therapists - California: The State of California, Board of Behavioral Sciences will recognize and accept continuing education programs that are sponsored by providers approved by the American Psychological Association and the ASWB. Full attendance at this course will qualify for 6.0 hours of continuing education credit.

Marriage & Family Therapists - Florida: Vyne Education, LLC. is an approved provider with the Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling Provider #50-466. This educational offering is approved for 6 continuing education credits.

Physical Therapists, Physical Therapist Assistants - New York: Vyne Education, LLC. is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Physical Therapy as an approved provider for physical therapy and physical therapist assistant continuing education. This educational offering is awarded 7.2 contact hours.


Psychologists
Vyne Education, LLC. is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Vyne Education, LLC. maintains responsibility for this program and its content. This educational offering offers 6 CE credits for psychologists. Full attendance is required to receive credit for psychologist, variable credit for partial attendance may not be awarded based on the APA guidelines.


Social Workers
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Cross Country Education provider #1005, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB), through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program (an approved provider since 1999, approved period 1-27-15 to 1-27-18). Cross Country Education maintains responsibility for the program. Social workers will receive 6 continuing education clock hours for participating in this course. Licensed social workers should contact their individual state jurisdiction to review the current continuing education requirements for licensure renewal. Visit ASWB's website at www.aswb.org for more information.

Social Workers - Florida: Vyne Education, LLC. is an approved provider with the Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling Provider #50-466. This educational offering is approved for 6 continuing education credits.


Other Professions
This educational offering qualifies for 6 continuing education hours as required by many national, state and local licensing boards and professional organizations. Save your course outline and certificate of completion, and contact your own board or organization for specific filing requirements.

Audience
Psychologists
Social Workers
Trauma Specialists
Marriage and Family Therapists
Counselors
Physicians
Nurses
Clergy/Pastoral Counselors
Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselors
Rape Crisis Counselors and Staff
Reviews

This was an excellent seminar—extremely practical, thorough, organized, and clearly presented.
Rachel Petersen, Counselor
Fairfax, VA


Dr. DeLambo was excellent! Well prepared—clearly cared about the quality of her presentation and maintains high regard for her clients and course participants.
Richard Cioni, Counselor
Cumberland, MD


Dr. DeLambo presents in a warm, sensitive, and responsive manner, which makes learning a new clinical approach to the treatment of PTSD a rewarding experience.
Jivan May, Social Worker
Alexandria, VA