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Increasing Effectiveness of PTSD Treatments

 

Continuing Education

This section brings together free in-depth Continuing Education resources for the Professional community concerned with trauma.

Increasing the Effectiveness of Evidence-Based Treatments for PTSD

  • Date Created: 05/11/2010
  • Time to Complete: 1 hour
  • Credits: ANCC, APA, ASWB, CA BBS, CA BRN
  • Skill Level: Intermediate
  • Course Series: PTSD 101

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Increasing the Effectiveness of Evidence-Based Treatments for PTSD Author(s):

Kathleen M. Chard, PhD

Description

This course addresses how to increase the effectiveness of evidence-based treatments for PTSD, particularly in difficult cases and situations. The author presents how to decide who is appropriate for evidence-based treatment using assessment. She discusses common barriers to effective delivery of PTSD treatment and provides solutions to overcome these barriers.

Goals and Objectives

  1. Understand the limitations of evidence-based therapy for PTSD
  2. Identify and address potential treatment-interfering behaviors
  3. Develop strategies for managing complex cases

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