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The Power of Knowing: Psycho-Education as a Trauma Intervention

March 5 @ 9:00 am - 3:30 pm

Psycho-educational family education interventions can offer knowledge, skills and hope for addressing the barriers that trauma / complex trauma can create in recovery. This seminar will provide several models of psychoeducation and family education that can be adapted for behavioral health consumers and/or their family members as individuals or in group interventions.

Learning Objectives:
  1. Identify 3 diagnostic criteria for post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), complex PTSD, and borderline personality disorder (BPD) per the DSM-V;
  2. List at least 2 differences between psycho-education and therapy;
  3. Describe at least 2 psycho-educational interventions for trauma survivors;
  4. Describe at least 2 psycho-educational interventions for family members of people with trauma-related disorders and other behavioral health disorders;
  5. List at least 3 skills for conducting a psycho-educational intervention; 6. Begin to develop a psycho-educational intervention for a particular isue or population.

*BHTEN training is held on the 7th floor of 520 N. Delaware Ave, at the corner of Spring Garden and Delaware.  The entrance is on Spring Garden St.

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March 5
9:00 am - 3:30 pm


520 N. Delaware Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19123 United States
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