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Raymond M. Scurfield, DSW & COL Kathy Platoni, Psy.D.

Returning From War: Providing Mental Health Services to Military Personnel & Their Families

12.0 CE Hours Available

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Participants will enhance their ability to:
  • Identify core myths and realities concerning the impact of war and its aftermath
  • Diagnose PTSD, Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI), and other war-related disorders
  • Understand functional and dysfunctional wartime survival strategies
  • Identify basic principles of Combat Operational Stress Control
  • Use exposure, cognitive reframing, and Cranial Electrotherapy Stimulation interventions
  • Help military personnel recover from guilt, overresponsibility and shame
  • Help military families adjust to deployment and redeployment from the wartime theater
  • Use strategies to address war-related trauma that go beyond typical interventions focusing on psychiatric symptoms
  • Topics Covered

    The Experience of War
    • Universal effects of war on combatants and their families
    • Guard and reservists vs. regular military
    • War survival strategies brought home
    War Trauma
    • Core myths and realities
    • PTSD - additional diagnostic considerations
    • Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) &
    • TBI comorbidity with PTSD
    Battlemind Training
    • Combat stress reactions
    • Combat Operational Stress Control Training
    • Redeployment Battlement Training
    Cranial Electrotherapy Stimulation

    Soldiersí Perspectives of the Iraq War

    Therapeutic Approaches
    • Exposure and in-vivo therapy
    • Re-telling & cognitive reframing
    • Principles of Traumatic Incident Reduction
    Feeling Responsible & Blaming
    • Factors related to shame, guilt, & blame
    • Issues with God, higher power, and beliefs regarding humanity
    • Innovative cognitive reframing
    • Family & children: guilt and blame issues
    Helping Military Families & Children
    • Guidelines for the families - Spouse Battlemind Training
    Expanding the Circle of Healing
    • Multi-era peer treatment groups
    • DOD & VA implications for post-war healing
    • Positives of war trauma experiences

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    Extra Test (12 CE Credits)
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    J&K Seminars, LLC is approved to sponsor continuing education by :
    • J&K Seminars, LLC is an AOTA (The American Occupational Therapy Association, Inc.) Approved Provider of Continuing Education (Provider # 5180). The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA.
    • J&K Seminars, LLC is approved by the American Psychological Association (APA) to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. J&K Seminars, LLC maintains responsibility for our programs and contents.
    • J&K Seminars, LLC, provider #1080, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) , (through the Approved Continuing Education ACE) program. J&K Seminars, LLC maintains responsibility for the program. ASWB Approval Period: 01/27/2015 – 01/27/2018. Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval.
    • J&K Seminars, LLC is a NBCC-Approved Continuing Education Provider (ACEPTM) and may offer NBCC-approved clock hours for events that meet NBCC requirements. The ACEP solely is responsible for all aspects of the program.
    • J&K Seminars, LLC is an NAADAC Approved Education Provider #757
    • State of California - Board of Behavioral Sciences - Courses meet the qualifications for continuing education credit for LMFTs, LPCCs, LEPs and/or LCSWs as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences.
    • Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling Provider Number BAP #758
    • J&K Seminars, LLC is a registered social worker continuing education sponsor for Illinois social workers(Lic # 159.000833)
    • Maryland State Board of Social Work Examiners
    • J&K Seminars, LLC SW CPE #0174 has received conditional approval from the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Social Work to offer continuing education to licensed social workers, effective 6/17/2015. The Department may subsequently notify J&K Seminars, LLC that a particular course or courses is/are not acceptable. This conditional approval is in effect until the Department makes a final determination to approve or deny J&K Seminars, LLC application.
    • Pennsylvania Certification Board (PCB) for D&A professionals (ICRC/AODA) # 271
    • All programs have been approved by the Pennsylvania Board of Social Workers, Professional Counselors, and Marriage and Family Therapists
    • J&K Seminars, LLC is an approved provider of continuing education by the PA State Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation
    • J&K Seminars, LLC is an approved provider of continuing education by the Texas Board of Examiners of Marriage & Family Therapists Provider Number # 483
    • J&K Seminars, LLC is an approved provider of continuing education by the Texas State Board of Examiners of Professional Counselors #1835
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