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LMFT 17 CEUs Approved (Includes 3 Ethics & 2 Suicide Prevention)
NASW 17 CEUs Approved (Includes 3 Ethics & 2 Suicide Prevention)
UPA 17 CEUs Approved (Includes 3 Ethics & 2 Suicide Prevention)
NBCC 17 CEUs Approved (Includes 3 Ethics & 2 Suicide Prevention)
March 8, Thursday, 5:30-7:30pm, Dr. Greg Hudnall, Suicide Prevention (2 CEUs)
March 9, Friday, 5:30-8:30, Dr. Mark Chamberlain, Ethics (3 CEUs)

Salt Lake Community College
(Miller Campus)
9750 South 300 West
Sandy, UT 84070


B in suit 2014_previewBessel A. van der Kolk, M.D. has been the Medical Director of The Trauma Center in Boston for the past 30 years. He is a Professor of Psychiatry at Boston University Medical School and serves as the co-director of the National Center for Child Traumatic Stress Complex Trauma Network. He is past President of International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies. Though he identifies himself primarily as a clinician, he has published well over 150 peer reviewed scientific articles on various aspects of trauma, including his current projects:
1. Yoga for treating PTSD, funded by the National Institutes of Health;
2. The use of theater for violence prevention in the Boston public
schools, funded by the CDC;
3. The mechanisms of EMDR;
4. Sensory integration in traumatized children; and
5. The use of neurofeedback in PTSD.

He has written extensively using neuroscience research to identify appropriate treatments for PTSD and completed the first NIMH-funded study of EMDR. He has taught at universities and hospitals around the world.

He is author of the New York Times bestselling book “The Body Keeps the Score: Mind, Brain and Body in Healing From Trauma.” Viking Penguin, 2014



8:30-10:00am Trauma and Developmental Psychopathology. The acquisition of affect regulation
10:30am-12:00pm Attachment and Psychopathology. The breakdown of information processing in trauma                          
12:00-1:00pm Lunch                                            
1:00-2:30pm Affective Neuroscience. Automatic medication of the threat response
2:45-5:00pm Attention and Concentration, Neuroimaging studies and neurofeedback research
The Impact of DSM-5 on the Diagnosis and Treatment of Trauma-related Disorders


8:30-10:00am How Mind and Brain Mature in the Context of Caregiving Systems, Attachment, mirror neuron systems and brain development
10:15am-12:00pm Developmental Trauma Disorder – Assessment and Treatment Planning, Videotaped sessions of sensorimotor therapy and sensory integration
12:00-1:00pm Lunch
1:00-3:00pm Trauma Processing, EMDR and Self-Regulation, Yoga, Mindfulness, Acupressure, Dance and Movement, Brain Plasticity, NeuroFeedback, Theatre and PLAY.

Conference Details

Cancellation Policy

You may cancel your registration up to 10 days before the workshop (Monday, February 26, 2018) and receive a full refund minus a $75 cancellation fee. If cancellation occurs in less than 10 days prior to the event, there is no refund. Also, if the event for some reason is canceled, the presenter is ill, only the cost of the tuition will be refunded, no hotel, travel, or any other costs.

Adults Only

For consideration of other attendees, adults only, no children.

Room Temperature

Room Temperature varies; Please dress in layers.

ADA Accommodations

If you require ADA Accommodations, please contact our office at least 7 days in advance of the event so that we can ensure accommodations are made.

Two Day Event Cost $495 ($150 Off. Early Bird Discount) Register Now at $349 on or before October 31, 2017

November 1, thru December 31, 2017, $449. January 1 and thereafter $495.

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