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Cognitive Processing Therapy


Continuing Education

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

Cognitive Processing Therapy

  • Date Created: 11/ 3/2011
  • Time to Complete: 1 hour
  • Credits: ANCC, APA, ASWB, CA BBS
  • Skill Level: Intermediate
  • Course Series: PTSD 101, Clinical Practice Guideline

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Cognitive Processing Therapy Author(s):

Kathleen M. Chard, PhD


VA/DoD PTSD Clinical Practice Guideline Series (2010)

This presentation provides an overview of the 2010 VA/DoD Clinical Practice Guideline for Cognitive Processing Therapy as a Level A psychotherapy intervention for PTSD.

The author carefully reviews the research support for Cognitive Processing Therapy and provides information about delivering the treatment.

Goals and Objectives

  1. Summarize the VA/DoD 2010 Clinical Practice Guideline for PTSD related to Cognitive Processing Therapy
  2. Review the empirical evidence supporting Cognitive Processing Therapy
  3. Describe and demonstrate the clinical application of Cognitive Processing Therapy

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