The Center for Deployment Psychology will be presenting a four-part course in the use of Cognitive Processing Therapy (CPT) on 8, 15, 22, 29 June 2021, 12 to 4 p.m. Eastern. The course is cumulative and attendance to all four parts is mandatory. 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.
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.
If you participate in the Star Behavioral Health Providers (SBHP) program and want to register for this online EBP workshop, please note that it will not qualify as an SBHP Tier 3. While you are welcome to attend the training, your participation will not be tracked by SBHP, nor listed on the SBHP registry.
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 provides 14 APA-approved CEs.
The Center for Deployment Psychology maintains responsibility for this program and its content. The CEs provided by the American Psychological Association are acceptable for most licensed professionals when renewing their license and it is our experience that APA CE credits have been recognized by most professional state license boards. However, please check with your board regarding the acceptability of APA CE credits for this activity.
Participants must attend the entire event to receive credit. CEs for partial participation will not be awarded. For additional CE information, please click here or on the "CE Details" button above.
For questions or technical issues, please contact Aric Bowie (firstname.lastname@example.org), Phil Thompkins (email@example.com), or Chris Adams (firstname.lastname@example.org).