Events Calendar

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Complex Trauma/Sex Abuse: Overview, Assessment, Diagnosis and Treatment

Date: 
Friday, September 5, 2014
Time: 
9:00am to 3:30pm
Location: 
Huntington, NY 11743
Sponsoring Agency: 
Family Service League
Description: 

Fees $50 includes Breakfast and Lunch
Registration by mail to: Bonnie Neidecker,
Family Service League
790 Park Ave. Huntington, NY 11743
Checks made out to ‘Family Service League’

Note Early registration recommended as there is limited seating


Registration
Breakfast Welcome and Announcements
Trauma Training
Lunch/Plenary
Survivor Panel
Q&A

In this workshop you will:

•    Learn what the necessary ingredients are for someone to develop Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
•    Know the range of PTSD from simple to complex and dissociation.
•    Differentiate abuse from similar symptoms of other disorders
•    Be able to complete an accurate assessment and diagnosis
•    Understand the neurobiological implications and the relationship to substance abuse and addiction
•    Understand the relationship between attachment and resiliency
•    Learn the stages of recovery from trauma and sexual abuse
•     Learn what interventions are contraindicated and what are the latest  effective strategies
•    Understand how harm reduction and motivational interviewing are integrated into treatment.
•    Be able to know what strategies to employ depending on what stage of recovery a recipient is at and what can be done in respect to what setting and what term of treatment is being provided.
•    Gain the insight of a survivors’ perspective of recovery and treatment
•    Be able understand what living with trauma is like and what is possible in recovery
•    Identify the key ingredients that have allowed survivors to thrive and move beyond victimhood permanently.
•    Ask questions and get answers to the most complex questions facing the survival of incest and trauma.
 

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19th International Conference & Summit on Violence, Abuse, & Trauma

Date: 
Sunday, September 7, 2014 - Wednesday, September 10, 2014
Location: 
San Diego
Sponsoring Agency: 
Institute on Violence Abuse and Trauma
Description: 

This is an interdisciplinary, hybrid Conference that attracts speakers and attendees from around the world. While we strive to include many
presenters with shorter presentations, similar to other International Conferences, we also work to balance that with longer 3-hour workshops
and 4-hour post conference training sessions.

APSAC's 23rd Annual Colloquium – Call for abstracts and save the date

Date: 
Monday, September 15, 2014 - Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Sponsoring Agency: 
The American Professional Society on the Abuse of Children (APSAC)
Description: 

APSAC's 23rd Annual Colloquium – Call for abstracts and save the date
Date:
Wednesday, July 22, 2015 - Saturday, July 25, 2015
Location:
Boston, MA
Sponsoring Agency:
American Professional Society on the Abuse of Children
Description:
The American Professional Society on the Abuse of Children (APSAC) is now accepting submissions for its 23rd Annual Colloquium, July 22-25, 2015, at the Westin Copley Place, Boston, Massachusetts. APSAC is soliciting abstracts for training, research and poster presentations.  You do not need to be a member to submit your program abstract.
Join us at one of the field’s premier forums for child abuse professionals to offer training presentations and report new research findings concerning legal, medical, mental health, investigative, preventive, and protective services work with abused and neglected children, their families, and perpetrators of abuse. Presentations are encouraged on all aspects of child maltreatment, including cultural diversity.
Abstracts can be submitted online at www.apsac.org

The deadline to submit is October 22, 2014.


 

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Understanding Unaccompanied Immigrant Minors from a Trauma-Informed Perspective

Date: 
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
Time: 
9:00 am PDT/11:00 am CDT/12:00 pm EDT
Location: 
Online
Sponsoring Agency: 
National Center for Child Traumatic Stress
Description: 

This 90 minute virtual town hall meeting, sponsored by the NCTSN Culture Consortium, Terrorism and Disaster Committee, and Policy Taskforce, will address key top¬ics on the issues related to working with unaccompanied and immigrant minors. Join this important discussion to learn more about what the NCTSN and its partners are doing, to find available resources, and to connect with others doing this critical work.
 
Date: Tuesday, September 16, 2014
Time: 9:00 am PDT/11:00 am CDT/12:00 pm EDT for 90 minutes
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Child-Parent Psychotherapy Learning Community

Date: 
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - Friday, September 19, 2014
Location: 
San Francisco
Sponsoring Agency: 
University of California, San Francisco
Description: 

In June of 2014, the San Francisco Early Trauma Treatment Network site will release an application for sites interested in participating in a National Child-Parent Psychotherapy (CPP) Learning Community that will be held in San Francisco, California. This training meets criteria for an Implementation-Level CPP Course, so that participants who complete training will be eligible to be on the roster of trained CPP clinicians.


Priority will be given to sites from the National Child Traumatic Stress Network (NCTSN) and sites applying to send an agency team comprised of a minimum of two clinicians, a supervisor, and a senior leader. If there is space, sites outside the NCTSN may also apply.
 

Models of Trauma-Informed Integrated Care Part I: Comprehensive Care of Children and Youth in the Child Welfare System

Date: 
Thursday, September 25, 2014
Time: 
9:00 am PDT
Location: 
Learning Center for Child and Adolescent Trauma
Sponsoring Agency: 
National Center for Child Traumatic Stress
Description: 

Presenters: Heather Forkey, MD, University of Massachusetts Children’s Medical Center, Beth Barto, LMHC, The Central Mass Child Trauma Center, LUK, Inc.
Presenters will describe the present state of comprehensive care for children in the child welfare system and what it could and should look like through a trauma informed lens.
 

To register for this free online event, please visit the NCTSN Learning Center for Child and Adolescent Trauma. If you are new to the Learning Center, you must create an account (click on "Create new account" in the upper right corner), and you must enroll in the course Trauma-Informed Integrated Healthcare, under Continuing Education. Continuing Education Credits (CEs) are available for this course.

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