Rational and Irrational Psychopharmacology for Complex Trauma and Dissociative Disorders
Total CE Credit Hours: 1.5
Course Info URL: http://www.ce-credit.com/courses/102204
About the Course:
This Webinar, based on the presenter’s 35 years experience with medication management of severely traumatized dissociative individuals, will address the role of psychopharmacology and somatic treatments such as electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) in the treatment of patients with complex trauma (CT) and dissociative disorders. (DD), in particular dissociative identity disorder (DID).
June 24th, 2016
Course Material Author
This course is recommended for health care professionals, especially psychologists and social workers who seek knowledge about psychopharmacological treatment of persons with complex trauma and dissociative disorders. It is appropriate for an intermediate level of participants’ knowledge.
Assess whether medications work or not in severely traumatized patients who often state that “my meds don’t work”.
Identify and address concerns about medications of the person with DID, and those of the self states.
Describe the use of Prazosin (Minipress) in the treatment of PTSD symptoms.
Provide a more rational informed consent process for medication treatment in severely dissociative patients.
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