Online Course » PTSD #5: Cognitive Behavioral Treatment - Interview with Steven Taylor, PhD

Course Description:
Cognitive Behavior Therapies (CBT) are currently the most empirically supported treatments for individuals who experience persistent symptoms following a traumatic event. Steven Taylor, PhD, describes CBT and its use in the treatment of PTSD. You can read the text of this interview and/or access the audio to the interview via your computer's MP3 player.
Course Objective:
Upon completing this program, participants should be able to:
  • Discuss how CBT is used to treat PTSD symptoms; and
  • Describe a range of treatment approaches and when to apply them with best results.
Author Bio:
Barbara Alexander, LCSW, BCD, founder and president of On Good Authority, interviews: Steven Taylor, PhD, a clinical psychologist and professor in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of British Columbia, Canada, and co-leader of the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) funded New Emerging Team called the Traumatic Stress Group. For ten years he was associate editor of Behavior Research and now is an associate editor of the Journal of Cognitive Psychotherapy. Dr. Taylor has published over 200 journal articles and book chapters. He has also published over a dozen books, including Advances in the Treatment of Posttraumatic Stress Disorders; Clinician's Guide to PTSD: A Cognitive Behavioral Approach; and It's Not All in Your Head: How Worrying About Your Health Could Be Making You Sick and What You Can Do About It.
Credits:
1.00
Hours:
1.00
Certificates:
American Psychological Association - view details
Association of Social Work Boards - view details
California Board of Registered Nursing - view details
National Association of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC) - view details
National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC) - view details
Texas State Board of Examiners of Marriage and Family Therapists - view details

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