Topic: PTSD: A BRIEF OVERVIEW (1 Hour)
Description: Symptoms of PTSD are presented as well as the reaction to trauma by both children and adults. Risk factors and diagnostic parameters are identified. Effective therapeutic and pharmacological treatments are discussed. This course is useful for the novice clinician as well as the seasoned professional in understanding trauma. Course objectives: 1. Identify symptoms of PTSD. 2. Understand reactions to trauma in children and adults. 3. Identify effective treatments for PTSD. 4. Identify ways to help persons with PTSD.
Hours: 1
Fees: $3.00