Too often clinicians mistake Complex PTSD for PTSD, causing flooding or dissociation in treatment by addressing the trauma memory too soon. Learn to distinguish between these disorders and understand the differences in treatment approaches and specifically the needs for stabilization. Clinicians will be given a glimpse into the Adaptive Information Processing model of EMDR therapy and learn about the effectiveness of this therapy in the treatment of PTSD and Complex PTSD. Learn the important role of stabilization in treating these disorders and leave with an understanding of specific tools that can be used to stabilize the client prior to effective trauma treatment.
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