The Center for Deployment Psychology will be presenting a four-part course in the use of Cognitive Processing Therapy (CPT) on 2, 9, 16, 23 April 2020, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Eastern. Registration for the course is $45 and comes with 14 CEs. (Please note the CE details and refund policy at the bottom of the page). Capacity for this event is limited and registration will close when all seats have been claimed, even if this is before the final registration date. This course will be held online via Zoom.
Also, a functioning microphone is MANDATORY to attend, in order to participate in the role-play sessions. Headphones are also HIGHLY recommended to provide the optimal experience.
Description: This intensive four-part module provides training in CPT, an evidence-based treatment for PTSD. It presents theory underlying CPT, a brief overview of CPT’s empirical support, and step-by-step instructions in CPT protocol techniques. Throughout the workshop strategies for conceptualizing and dealing with co-morbidity, managing avoidance, and keeping patients optimally engaged are provided. Video clips of expert therapists demonstrate CPT skills, and participants are asked to do role-plays and other assignments to learn concepts and practice skills.
System Requirements: This course will be presented via Zoom teleconferencing software. Participants will not have to install any additional programs on their computer to take part. However, a web browser is necessary. (Mac users are recommended to use the Chrome or Firefox browsers to minimize tech issues). Participants can test their computer's capabilities by clicking here (or visiting http://zoom.us/test). We recommend all participants test their ability to load Zoom in advance of the event to ensure there are no technical difficulties. All participants must log in via an individual connection, rather than as a group using one machine. A headset/headphones are recommended.
A functioning microphone is also MANDATORY to attend this training, to allow for participation in role-play sessions.
Attendees are responsible for acquiring a copy of the required text for this workshop Cognitive Processing Therapy for PTSD: A Comprehensive Manual by Resick et al., Dec 2016 (1st Edition) [ISBN: 978-1462528646]. as part of the workshop. Attendees are responsible to acquire a copy of the text prior to the workshop. It is available in print and electronic versions, and may be purchased from a number of vendors. The following links are provided for convenience only, and CDP does not endorse any specific vendor.
Continuing Education Details:
This activity is approved for 14 continuing education credits (CEs).
The Center for Deployment Psychology is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The Center for Deployment Psychology maintains responsibility for this program and its content. Participants will be eligible to receive CEs upon successfully completing a post-training survey/knowledge evaluation at the conclusion of the training. Content in this series is cumulative, and attendees are required to attend and participate in each four-hour session of the four-part series to receive CE credits. CEs for partial participation will not be awarded. CE certificates will be made available after the successful completion of the training.
For more information on the course, including the learning objectives, course agenda, and more, please click here.
For any other questions, including technical issues, please contact Chris Adams (firstname.lastname@example.org), Phil Thompkins (email@example.com), or Aric Bowie (firstname.lastname@example.org).