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Domestic Violence and PTSD
Friday, December 07, 2018, 8:30 AM - 2:30 PM EST
Category: Workshops

Domestic Violence and PTSD
4 CE Credits

December 7, 2018
Hanover Manor 
18 Eagle Rock Avenue
East Hanover, NJ 07936

  8:30am-9:15am       Continental Breakfast and Registration 
  9:30am-10:30 am    Part 1: Definitions, Predictors and Assessment
10:30am-10:45am     Break*
10:45am-11:45am     Part 2: EST for PTSD and PE
11:45pm-12:30pm     Hot lunch*
12:30pm-  1:30pm     Part 3: TF-CBT
  1:30pm - 2:30pm     Part 4:  CPT
                2:30pm     End of workshop
*Note no CE’s will be awarded during breaks or lunch
Presented by: Charity Wilkinson-Truong, Psy.D, this 4-hour presentation addresses assessment measures for PTSD, introduces the topic of empirically supported treatments for PTSD including Prolonged Exposure, Cognitive Processing Therapy, and Trauma-Focused CBT. Additionally, this presentation highlights the use of these assessment methods and therapies with survivors of interpersonal violence.

At the conclusion of this presentation, attendees should be able to:
•    Apply current definitions of Interpersonal/ Domestic Violence in professional practice. 
•    Assess for risk factors of Interpersonal/Domestic Violence. 
•    Apply practical skills with clients who have PTSD.
•    Demonstrate an understanding of treatments for Post-traumatic Stress Disorders (PTSD) related to Domestic Violence.
•    Assess clients for PTSD.

Dr. Charity Wilkinson-Truong currently works as the Training Director and Staff Psychologist at Stress and Anxiety Services of New Jersey. Prior to this her roles included serving as the Lead Psychologist at the Rutgers University Counseling Center and Chief of Psychology for the STRONGSTAR PTSD Research Consortium at the Ft. Hood Site. Dr. Wilkinson-Truong has published her own research about dissemination of empirically supported treatment for PTSD among college students and worked on the largest randomized-controlled trials of PTSD treatment among Active Duty Military Personnel.  


Target Audience:
•    Licensed Psychologists, Social Workers, Psychiatrists, Counselors
Program Level:
•    Intermediate
Identification of Conflicts of Interest and Commercial Support:
•    The presenter does not have any commercial support and/ or conflict for interest for this program
Proprietary Information:
•    NJPA ensures that permission to use proprietary information, and steps to safeguard such information, are discussed with presenters at NJPA co-sponsored programs. No materials (physical or electronic) provided to attendees at such programs may be shared.
•    NJPA does not endorse the presented material as the only approach to a given area of study or therapeutic approach.
ADA Compliance
•    Hanover Manor has the following accessibility: 6 Handicapped parking spaces, entrance ramp, handicap stalls and sinks in bathrooms. Please contact [email protected] for more details.