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CME : 30 | Contact Hours : 36 | CE Credits : 16 | Hours : 30

Posttraumatic Stress and Related Disorders: The Latest From Neurobiology to Treatment

Mar 27 - 28, 2020   |   Boston, Massachusetts  United States Of America
Specialties : Clinical Psychology   |   Psychiatry   |   Neuroscience
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Posttraumatic Stress and Related Disorders: The Latest From Neurobiology to Treatment is organized by Harvard Medical School (HMS) and will be held from Mar 27 - 28, 2020 at Fairmont Copley Plaza, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America.

Pre-Conference Workshop • March 25 - 26, 2020

Target Audience:
This course is targeted to Primary Care and Specialty Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, Nurses, Physicians Assistants, and Psychologists. This course may also be of interest to physicians who practice in Psychiatry, Neurology, and Psychology and Mental Health.


The Harvard Medical School designates this live activity for a maximum of 30.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 
• 2-Day Conference: 14.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
• Optional 2-Day Pre-Conference: 16.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
McLean Hospital is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. McLean Hospital maintains responsibility for this program and its content. Participants meeting requirements will receive:
• 2-Day conference: 14.0 CE credits
• Optional 2-Day Pre-Conference: 16.0 CE credits
2-Day Conference And Optional 2-Day Pre-Conference:
This program meets the requirements of the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Nursing (244 CMR 5.00) for 36 contact hours of nursing continuing education credit.
Licensed Mental Health Counselors:
2-Day Conference And Optional 2-Day Pre-Conference:
McLean Hospital has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider (ACEP™ No. 6085). Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. McLean Hospital is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs. This offering meets requirements for up to 30 NBCC hours.

This intensive, two-day course brings together some of the foremost authorities in the field, with expertise in not just the science of this disorder, but the art of treating suffering patients and families. Numerous aspects of treatment will be covered, including psychopharmacology, different psychotherapeutic approaches, family work, and neurotherapeutics. Additionally, emphasis on working with high-risk populations, such as women, veterans, and adolescents will be addressed. Diagnostic confusion and controversies around issues such as dissociation, distinguishing borderline personality disorder from complex PTSD, and substance abuse will also be addressed. Panel presentations, question and answer sessions, and other engaging learning formats will be used to assist you in developing new strategies that you can apply as soon as you return to your practice setting.

Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:
• Evaluate developments in psychopharmacology of PTSD and their impact on patient care.
• Develop strategies to care for patients suffering from PTSD and other trauma related disorders, including their comborbid symptoms of depression, sleep difficulties, and substance abuse.
• Assess PTSD and trauma-related disorders in civilians, first responders, and veterans.
• Diagnose and treat PTSD and its comorbid symptoms.
• Diagnose common problems in traumatized civilian and veteran populations.
• Describe patterns of trauma responses around the globe and different manifestations of trauma-related sequelae.
• Define the role of the mental health practitioner in violence prevention.
• Discuss the opportunities and challenges of integrating medical and psychiatric care in the face of trauma.
• Develop strategies to treat trauma patients from a multicultural perspective.

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Contact No. : (617) 384-8600

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Fairmont Copley Plaza Hotel
138 St. James Avenue
Boston, Massachusetts, United States Of America

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Fairmont Copley Plaza Hotel,

138 St James Ave,

Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America 02116,

+1 617-267-5300

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