Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

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INSTRUCTOR: Heidi Squier Kraft, Ph.D.; Clinical Director, PsychArmor Institute

TIME: 60 Minutes

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COURSE OVERVIEW

In this course Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) will be explored in depth. The difference between PTSD & PTS is explained, and the new definition in DSM-V with emphases on “Trauma” is explored in detail. Categories of PTSD symptoms such as intrusive, avoiding, negative alteration in cognition/mood, alteration in arousal/reactivity, and functional impairment will be explained. You will learns about specific traumatic event(s) that veterans have been witnessed during their deployment(s), which are the root cause of experiencing PTSD.


SUBJECT AREAS

 

  • Military Cultural Competency
  • Mental Health
  • Healthcare
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

FORMAT

Web-Based Training, Self-Study (Online)


COURSE LENGTH

60 Minutes


COURSE RELEASE DATE

July 20, 2015


TARGET AUDIENCE

This course is offered to all health care professionals and public health providers with mental health professionals as the primary audience. These courses are intended to benefit any health care professional who provides care for Service members, Veterans, and their families regardless of setting. This includes physicians--particularly psychiatrist, nurses, psychologist, social workers and counselors


COURSE LEVEL

Intermediate


OUTCOMES & OBJECTIVES

  • Define and describe the differences between PTSD & PTS
  • Describe and recite the new criteria for trauma in the DSM-5

COURSE INSTRUCTOR

References are available for this course upon request at Support@psycharmor.org

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