Join us for 2-days of in-person only training with world-renowned, Dr. Bessel A. van der Kolk, as he instructs about and shares the latest research on treating Trauma and PTSD


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Approved for 12 CE Hours

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ACEP No. 7258. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. Suncrest
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NASW-MI This course is approved by the NASW-Michigan Social Work Continuing Education Collaborative Approval #080922-01
NASW-OH This workshop has been approved by the NASW Ohio Chapter for CEUs in Ohio. NASW is recognized as a Continuing Education Approver for social work CEUs by the OCSWMFT Board. No. 333350-090222
ASWB Social Workers: We have applied for consideration of 12 Clinical Hours through ASWB ACE

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Seminar Summary

In this 2-day live workshop, Dr. van der Kolk will discuss his years of practice and research around why our brains are meant to help us cooperate and thrive in a community, and how our job as clinicians can help patients deal with the devastating effects of trauma on mind, brain, and body. He will cover how he integrates developmental, biological, psychodynamic and interpersonal aspects of the impact of trauma and its treatment.

Attendees will also learn various approaches to help even the most challenging clients rearrange their brain wiring and reactive it to experience pleasure, engagement, control, and trust. He shares the methods he has experienced himself and therapies used on clients for treating trauma, including sensory integration, neurofeedback, EMDR, meditation, yoga, play theater, and mindfulness techniques. Mental health professionals should be able to acknowledge the relationship between trauma, addictions, PTSD and numerous psychiatric “disorders” and discuss effective trauma treatments for their practice.

For real change to take place, the body needs to learn that the danger has passed and to live in the reality of the present.” — Dr. van der Kolk

Learning Objectives

  • Understanding Trauma and Developmental Psychopathology. The acquisition of affect regulation
  • Attachment and Psychopathology. The breakdown of information processing in trauma
  • Breaking down the research involved with Attention and Concentration using Neuroimaging studies and neurofeedback research
  • How DSM-5  has impacted the Diagnosis and Treatment of Trauma-related Disorders
  • Affective Neuroscience. Automatic medication of the threat response
  • Therapies for treating trauma including: Trauma Processing, EMDR and Self-Regulation, Yoga, Mindfulness, Acupressure, Dance and Movement, Brain Plasticity, NeuroFeedback, Theatre and PLAY

Included in the cost of the event

  • CE Credit hours and Certificate upon completion of course survey and approval.

Schedule Outline (Subject to change)

Day 1

Run of events subject to change. AM and PM Coffee, Tea, Beverages, and PM snack will be provided
7:30 am: Check in
9:00 am: Trauma and Developmental Psychopathology. The acquisition of affect regulation
AM Session 2: Attachment and Psychopathology. The breakdown of information processing in trauma
12:00 pm: Lunch (On your own)
1:15 pm: Affective Neuroscience. Automatic medication of the threat response
PM Session 2: Attention and Concentration, Neuroimaging studies and neurofeedback research
The Impact of DSM-5 on the Diagnosis and Treatment of Trauma-related Disorders
4:45 pm: Q&A
5:00 pm: Session Close

Day 2

Run of events subject to change, AM and PM Coffee, Tea, Beverages, and PM snack will be provided
7:30 am:Check in
9:00 am:
 How Mind and Brain Mature in the Context of Caregiving Systems, Attachment, mirror neuron systems and brain development
AM Session 2: Developmental Trauma Disorder – Assessment and Treatment Planning, Videotaped sessions of sensorimotor therapy and sensory integration
12:00 pm: Lunch
1:15 pm: Trauma Processing, EMDR and Self-Regulation, Yoga, Mindfulness, Acupressure, Dance and Movement, Brain Plasticity, NeuroFeedback, Theatre and PLAY.
2:45 pm: Q&A and Closing Remarks
4:30 pm: End Training

About The Presenters:

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Dr. Bessel A. van der Kolk, has spent decades working as a clinician and researcher to become one of the most renowned trauma experts. He is the founder and Medical Director of the Trauma Center at JRI in Brookline, Massachusetts; past President of the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies, and Professor of Psychiatry at Boston University Medical School.

His books include Traumatic Stress: The Effects of Overwhelming Experience on the Mind, Body, and Society and The Body Keeps the Score: Brain, Mind, and Body in the Healing of Trauma, a New York Times Science best seller that transforms our understanding of traumatic stress, revealing how it literally rearranges the brain’s wiring—specifically areas dedicated to pleasure, engagement, control, and trust. His research and treatment approaches have shown how these areas can be reactivated through innovative treatments including neurofeedback, mindfulness techniques, play, yoga, and other therapies.

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Intended Audience


This training is for mental health providers, Social Workers, Behavioral Analysts, Psychologists, VA clinic staff, professors/teachers of trauma therapy, researchers in the social sciences, and employee assistance professionals. There are no prerequisites.


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Treating Trauma and PTSD: A New Frontier of Scientific Evidence & Practical Interventions

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Supplemental Readings for this Workshop:

The Body Keeps the Score: Brain, Mind, and Body in the Healing of Trauma
Bessel A. van der Kolk, M.D. (Author)
Publisher‏: ‎Penguin Publishing Group; Reprint edition (September 8, 2015)
ISBN-10: 0143127748 ‎

Traumatic Stress: The Effects of Overwhelming Experience on the Mind, Body, and Society
Bessel A. van der Kolk MD (Editor),
Alexander C. McFarlane MD (Editor),
Lars Weisaeth (Editor)
Publisher‏: ‎The Guilford Press; 1st edition (May 3, 1996)
Hardcover: 596 Pages
ISBN-10: 9781572300880 ‎

Continuing Education & Course Completion Requirements

Each state has different regulations for CE credits. Please check with your state board to ensure credit will be applicable to your needs. The CE sponsors and program organizers are not to be held responsible in the event that your state board will not accept credit. Check back frequently as CE information may be updated leading up to the event.

Both live attendees will be required to sign in and out each day, at breaks, attend the workshop in full, and complete the course evaluation in order to earn CE credit. Participants must complete the course in full and attend all sessions in order to receive ANY continuing education credit. No partial credit will be given. Attendees should complete all required steps to earn CE credit within 30 days after the conclusion of the workshop.

CE hours are only approved for attending the LIVE, in-person event on both days and completing the evaluation after the event.

Association Name Approval CE Units
approved-continuing-education-provider-NBCC_sealACEP – NBCC Suncrest Counseling P.C. has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 7258. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. Suncrest Counseling P.C. is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs. ACEP No. 7258 12 CE Hours
NASW-Michigan Social Work Continuing Education Collaborative #080922-01 12 CE Hours
NASW-Ohio This workshop has been approved by the NASW Ohio Chapter for CEUs in Ohio. NASW is recognized as a Continuing Education Approver for social work CEUs by the OCSWMFT Board. No. 333350-090222 12 CE Hours
ASWB Social Workers: We have applied for consideration of 12 Clinical Hours through ASWB ACE
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Cancellations must be made in writing and emailed to events@suncrestcounseling.com and will be honored as follows:
Suncrest is happy to offer refunds to registrants who cancel their registration up to 10 days in advance of the course or workshop start date, minus an administrative processing fee of $75. If canceled within 10 days before the event, no refund will be issued. In some cases, a credit for the same amount can be applied toward another future learning event, which expires within 1 year.

In the rare event that we need to cancel a webinar due to circumstances beyond our control, we will make every effort to notify attendees with as much advance notice as possible. Attendees will be given the opportunity to either transfer to another webinar or obtain a full refund.

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Video recordings not available: With the format of this presentation and propriety of the presenter’s materials there will be no recordings allowed at this training or video provided post event. 

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