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CE Type: 
SW
PCB
CPRP
APA
IACET
# of CE's: 
24
2.4 IACET CEU's

Faculty from the Center for the Treatment & Study of Anxiety will provide intensive instruction in the use of Prolonged Exposure Therapy for survivors of trauma, covering the basics of all components of PE and how to modify PE procedures in order to tailor the treatment to the client’s response to exposure. Maintaining focus on treatment of PTSD while maintaining flexibility in following the manual will be emphasized. Lecture, discussion, videotaped therapy sessions, and participant role plays with feedback from faculty trainers are used to accomplish the goals of the workshop

Learning Objectives: 

By the end of this 4-day training participants will be able to:

  • Describe the basic techniques of PE to treat PTSD
  • Explain the theory underlying and the empirical support for PE
  • Discuss excerpts from videotaped sessions conducted by experts to illustrate how to use PE 
  • Practice the techniques of PE under expert guidance
  • Analyze and discuss when and how to implement PE
Intended Audience: 

Master’s level, community behavioral health therapists, identified by EPIC/CBH and invited to attend the workshop

Instructional Level: 

Intermediate

Completion Requirements: 

Participants must attend entire 4-day presentation and complete course evaluations in order to receive credits