CDP Presents: Understanding and Managing Anger and Aggression in those with PTSD online via Zoom
26 June, Noon to 1:30 p.m. Eastern
Description: This free 90-minute (75-minutes didactics, 15-minutes Q&A) webinar will describe how anger and aggression can be a part of the clinical presentation of PTSD in those who have served in the military. The presenter will describe the rates of anger and aggression in Veterans and Service members and examine how emotion regulation ability is related to aggression in those with PTSD. The presenter will provide practical strategies for assessing anger and aggression in those with PTSD. Finally, the presenter will identify current psychotherapies that are available to help Veterans and Service members decrease their anger and aggression, including reviewing the results of a study that tested a novel three session treatment aimed at reducing aggression.
To access the course, on the day of the event, log into your account here: https://deploymentpsych.ce21.com/Account/MyAccount and click on the green "Launch Webinar" button.
After this webinar participants will be able to:
- Describe the rates of anger and aggression in Veterans /Service members and civilians with PTSD.
- Explain how emotion regulation ability is related to aggression in those with PTSD.
- Examine pilot data for a treatment (Manage Emotions to Reduce Aggression) that taught Veterans how to regulate emotions in order to reduce aggression.
This course will be presented via Zoom teleconferencing software. Zoom is browser-based, however an add-in may need to be installed before attending. Participants can test their computer's capabilities by clicking here (or visiting https://zoom.us/test). We recommend those using Internet connections on government or military locations test their ability to load Zoom in advance of the event to ensure there are no technical difficulties. Microphones and webcams are not necessary, but you will need a computer with working speakers or headphones. If you encounter connection difficulties when using your computer, the Zoom app is also available for iOS and Android devices.
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