Working with Parts with Dissociative Disorders: A Practical Guide for Trauma Therapists

Many therapists report problems in working with patients with dissociative disorders, especially regarding developing the treatment plan, structuring the sessions, or managing the patient's internal conflict, as well as working with those parts that are most challenging. When parts are stuck in trauma, it is easy to encounter a wide range of difficulties in therapy. Some of the main problems are related to the internal conflict presented by these patients, who show difficulties in regulatory capacities, distrust, and hostility. Working with dissociative disorders requires approaching the diffi...Read moreculties of this clinical population, as well as developing skills to adapt the procedures and techniques.

This workshop will describe useful concepts to help therapists understand patients with dissociative disorders and organize the work plan. In addition, a variety of techniques and tools for the different steps of the work will be illustrated, allowing for safe interventions with various types of clinical problems and dissociative parts. Less...

Learning Objectives

  • Describe at least 5 key aspects of working with Dissociative Disorders.
  • Explain how to structure the work plan.
  • List examples of organizing the session.
  • Identify strategies to expand the window of tolerance and the capacity to stay present in clients that are constantly getting triggered.
  • Describe at least 5 ways to develop the Adult Self.
  • Explain how to explore the internal system.

Friday, May 28, 2021


11:00 AM EDT - 03:15 PM EDT

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11:00am-3:15pm Eastern Time

10:00am-2:15pm Central Time

9:00am-1:15pm Mountain Time

8:00am-12:15pm Pacific Time

5:00pm-9:00pm Central European Time

11:00am-12:00pm (ET)Key Concepts in Working with Dissociative Disorders
12:00pm-12:10pm (ET)Break
12:10pm-1:00pm (ET)How to Structure the Work Plan & Organize the Session
1:00pm-1:10pm (ET)Break
1:10pm-2:00pm (ET)How to develop the Adult Self
2:00pm-2:10pm (ET)Break
2:10pm-3:15pm (ET)Scheme to Explore the Internal System and Understand the Conflict

CE Information - Earn 4 CE Hours

CE Approvals

American Psychological Association
CE Learning Systems, LLC is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. CE Learning Systems maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
New York State Education Department's State Board for Social Work
CE Learning Systems SW CPE is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #0060.
EMDRIA Credit Provider
Cheryl Kenn, LCSW is an EC Provider (#17007) and this program (#17007-06) is approved for 4 EMDRIA Credits. Eligibility for EMDRIA Credits is restricted to those who have completed an EMDRIA-Approved Basic EMDR Training.

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