Chester County

DHS - Phoenix Center - Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder - 7/12/24 (9AM-12PM) Online Registration

In-Person Training
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
Continuing Education Credits              No Cost               3 hrs
PA Psychologists, Social Workers, Marriage and Family Therapists, Professional Counselors, NBCC Hours 
When:      Friday, 7/12/24                           Registration Deadline:   Friday, 7/5/24 at Noon
Time:       9:00am - 12:00pm                       
Location:  Chester County Government Services Center
               601 Westtown Road, Suite 351 E&W
               West Chester, PA  19380


Description: Course objectives include:         

  • Overview of PTSD       
  • PTSD assessment and diagnosis
    • ​DSM V vs. DSM IV diagnostic changes; Four (4) symptom clusters of PTSD; PTSD and the neurobiology of trauma
  • PTSD and co-occurring disorders
    • PTSD and substance/alcohol use disorders; PTSD and mental health; PTSD and suicidality
  • Complex PTSD
    • CPTSD vs PTSD difference and similarities; Assessing for CPTSD
  • PTSD treatment
    • Overview of PTSD treatments and available resources



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In order to receive continuing education credits at no cost to you for this course:

  • You must pre-register
  • You must be a Chester County Provider

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