Techniques for Treating Individuals with PTSD and Co-occurring Disorders: New Developments in Cognitive Behavior Therapy
The COVID 19 pandemic, with its accompanying loss of life, livelihoods, and lifestyles has resulted in a dramatic increase in PTSD and accompanying co-occurring disorders of anxiety, depression/suicides, Prolong grief reactions, Substance abuse, and violence. In this presentation, Dr. Meichenbaum will present various evidence-based treatment approaches that address these clinical challenges. He will discuss how Constructive Narrative strengths-based interventions have been developed, including the integration of spirituality and psychotherapy. He will present ways to bolster resilience across...Read more the lifespan from " high risk " children and their families, youth, adults to the elderly. How therapists can implement the Core tasks of therapy in order to achieve long-lasting behavioral changes in their clients such as those who experience PTSD and Substance abuse disorders will be presented. Less...
- Implement the Core tasks of therapy that contribute to better treatment outcomes and more long-lasting behavioral changes
- Bolster individuals resilience across the life-span in six domains ( physical, interpersonal, emotional, behavioral, cognitive and spiritual)
- Implement various Constructive Narrative treatment approaches
Saturday, June 26, 2021
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About the speaker
Donald Meichenbaum, PhD
Dr. Meichenbaum is one of the founders of Cognitive behavior therapy and in a survey of clinicians, 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. He was the Honorary President of the Canadian Psychological Association. He has presented in all of the Canadian Provinces, in all 50 U.S. states, and internationally.
His latest book "Treating individuals with addiction disorders: A strengths-based workbook for patients and clinicians" is being published by Routledge Press. He celebrated his 80th birthday publishing "The evolution of cognitive behavior therapy: A personal and professional journey with Don Meichenbaum" (Routledge Press).
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American Psychological Association
Association of Social Work Boards
National Board for Certified Counselors
NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals
New York State Education Department's State Board for Social Work
New York Education Department Board of Creative Arts Therapy
New York Education Department for Licensed Mental Health Counselors
Texas Board of Social Work Examiners
New York Education Department Board for Licensed Psychoanalysts
New York State Education Department's State Board for Psychology
New York State Education Department's State Board for Marriage and Family Therapy
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