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Evidence-Based Assessment and Treatment of PTSD in Adults

This certificate program will prepare professionals with evidence-based competencies in engaging, assessing and intervening with adults presenting with post-traumatic stress disorder.

A case-based approach will deepen your knowledge and ability to help adults experiencing PTSD as a result of:

  • Sexual trauma
  • Combat trauma
  • Physical or emotional abuse during childhood

Course content includes Cognitive Processing Therapy and Prolonged Exposure Therapy, as well as how to address common co-morbidities such as substance use disorder and other mental health diagnoses.

The program’s phase-based approach provides tools for how to conceptualize, prioritize, and address complex trauma. The focus includes helping clients with affect regulation and distress tolerance.

 Applications are closed at this time. Please sign up to be notified when a new cohort forms.

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