PTSD: Biology, Therapy, and Resilience

Green Bay, WI US
April 13, 2016

This conference will provide a broad overview of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, including its psychobiological origins, evidence-based treatments (both medical and psychotherapeutic), and an exploration into resilience and post-traumatic growth.  Cognitive-behavioral therapies, psychopharmalogic interventions, and the importance of resilience will be discussed and strategies for the implementation into daily practice will be suggested.

ACCME Accreditation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
 
AMA Credit Designation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
 

Hours of Participation for Allied Health Care Professionals:  
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 6.0 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals. 
 

Psychology CE Credit Statement: 
The Medical College of Wisconsin is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists.  The Medical College of Wisconsin maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
This activity contains content or processes that may be potentially stressful.

Please note: a $3.00 processing fee will be assessed for all registrations. 

Registration fee is non refundable.

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Target Audience

The target audience for this conference includes psychiatrists, psychologists, primary care providers, and social workers.

Learning Objectives

  • Identify risk factors for the development of PTSD
  • Discuss targets for psychotherapeutic interventions for PTSD
  • Identify leading evidence-based psychotherapies for PTSD
  • Use evidence-based principles for treatment planning and to determine appropriate therapy intervention for specific client types
Additional information

CME Coordinator Contact Information

Name: 
Brenda Konczal
Phone Number: 
+1 (414) 955-7250
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 6.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 6.00 APA
    APA credit.
  • 6.00 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.
Course opens: 
03/23/2016
Course expires: 
07/14/2017
Event starts: 
04/13/2016 - 7:45am
Event ends: 
04/13/2016 - 3:00pm
Cost:
$3.00
Milo C. Huempfner VA Health Care Center
2851 University Avenue
Conference Room 1H001
Green Bay, WI 54311
United States

Robert Gouthro, MD
Assistant Professor
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine
Medical College of Wisconsin
Milo C. Huempfner VA Health Care Center
Green Bay, WI

Mandy Kumpula, PhD
Staff Psychologist
Milo C. Huempfner VA Health Care Center
Green Bay, WI

Denver Johnson, PhD
Staff Psychologist
Milo C. Huempfner VA Health Care Center
Green Bay, WI

All persons in control of content have NO relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Available Credit

  • 6.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 6.00 APA
    APA credit.
  • 6.00 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/23/2016
Course expires: 
07/14/2017

Price

Cost:
$3.00
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