(WEBINAR) Basics of Exposure Therapy for Panic Disorder


# of CE's: 4.0

0.4 IACET CE's

CE Type: SW, IACET, APA              # of CE's: 4.0 CE's      0.4 IACET CE's


About This Course

This training provides instruction in the diagnosis of Panic Disorder and the theoretical underpinnings of cognitive behavioral treatment for panic disorder, an evidence-based treatment for panic disorder symptoms. The primary treatment components (psychoeducation, in vivo exposure, interoceptive exposure) will be introduced and practical applications of these components discussed.

Learning Objectives: 

  1. Describe the symptoms of Panic Disorder
  2. Discuss the theory underlying cognitive behavioral treatment of panic disorder
  3. Describe how to implement psychoeducational treatment components treatment for panic disorder
  4. Explain how to construct an in-vivo exposure hierarchy
  5. Discuss the elements of interoceptive exposure


Intended Audience: 

General Public


Instructional Level: 



Completion Requirements: 

Participants must attend the entire session, participate in all activities, and submit an evaluation within the 7 days of training to receive credits and a certificate. All CEU certificates and certificates of attendance will be received through the DBHIDS Learning Hub. Once you have completed your evaluation you will have access to your CEU or Certificate of Attendance through your DBHIDS Learning Hub Account.


Credit Statements:

BHTEN is accredited by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) and is authorized to issue the IACET CEU. 
As an IACET Accredited Provider, BHTEN offers CEUs for its programs that qualify under the ANSI/IACET Standard.  BHTEN is authorized by IACET to offer CEUs for this program.
(0.4 CEU = 4.0 Training Hours)

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4.0 CE credit hours for Psychologists awarded.  BHTEN is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists.  BHTEN maintains responsibility for this program and its content

4.0 Behavioral Health Training and Education Network BHTEN, #1779, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. Behavioral Health Training and Education Network BHTEN maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period: 9/22/22-9/22/25. Social workers completing this course receive 4.0 continuing education credits.

Course Instructors

November 1, 2022

Sandy Capaldi


PTSD Training Coordinator

Center for the Treatment and Study of Anxiety, University of Pennsylvania


Sandy Capaldi, Psy.D. is a licensed clinical psychologist at the Center for the Treatment and Study of Anxiety, where she serves as the PTSD Training Coordinator. Dr. Capaldi has a variety of clinical experiences with patient populations ranging from children to older adults. She specializes in Prolonged Exposure Therapy (PE) for PTSD, Exposure and Response Prevention (EX/RP) for OCD, and cognitive-behavioral treatment for trichotillomania, social anxiety, panic disorder, specific phobias, and generalized anxiety.