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The Hebrew Home at Riverdale presents: Trauma and PTSD workshop

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The Hebrew Home at Riverdale

5801 Palisades Ave.

(Enter gate at corner of Palisades Ave and Sigma Place)

Riverdale, NY 10471

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The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-V) classifies post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) as a cluster of symptoms that develop after a traumatic experience. The stressor may include direct exposure to actual or threatened death, serious injury or sexual violence, witnessing such an event, or repeated exposure to aversive details of an event.

Participants will explore the different types of traumas, their effect on later years, and the clinical modalities often used for PTSD, such as: Cognitive Processing Therapy (CPT) , Eye Movement Desensitization Response (EMDR), and Prolonged Exposure (PE)



Participants will be learn:

* The different elements of trauma.

* The difference between normal and acute stress response and its symptomatology

* The clinical diagnostic features of PTSD as defined in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-V)

* The signs and symptoms of PTSD.

* The different characteristics and risk factors for the older person dealing with trauma.




TIMEFRAME:

4:30pm - 5:30pm Registration, networking and light dinner

5:30pm - 7:30 pm Workshop presentation





Cost: This is a complimentary continuing education presentation.



Live Workshop Continuing Education Credit Information:

***PLEASE REMEMBER TO BRING YOUR PROFESSIONAL LICENSE # WITH YOU****

Full attendance is required: no partial credits will be offered for partial attendance.

New York Social Workers:

Aging Remix is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Social Work as an approved Provider of continuing education for licensed Social Workers #SW-0301 .

Social Workers:

The HDRT Group /Aging Remix, Provider # 1445, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) www.aswb.org through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) Program. ASWB Approval Period ( 6/08/16-6/08/19). Social Workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval for continuing education credits. Social Workers participating in this course will receive 2.0 (Ethical) continuing education clock hours.

Case Managers:

This program has been pre-approved by the Commission for Case Manager Certification to provide continuing education credit to Certified Care Managers (CCMs). CCMs participating in this course will receive 2.0 continuing education clock hours.

Certificates of course completion will be individually distributed at the end of the workshop, and the submission of workshop evaluation form.



About the Instructors:

Anne B. Pagano, LCSW, ACSW, BCD, C-ASWCM

Anne is the owner of Aging Remix, Inc. a continuing education organization, and owner of Pagano Senior Care, LLC, an aging life care management group. She is also the Executive Director of the Hoarding Disorder Resource and Training Group, Inc., and has presented at numerous national conferences. She has over 35 years' experience in direct clinical services, supervision, administration and education in hospitals and long term care facilities. She holds a Master's in Social Work from Simmons College of Social Work in Boston and a Post-Master's Certificate in Gerontology from the Hunter-Brookdale Center on Aging in New York City.


Susan F. Cohn, LCSW, MPH

Susan is the Clinical Education Director for Aging Remix, Inc. She is a licensed clinical social worker with a dual master's degree in Social Work and Public Health from Columbia. Susan is a clinical social wocial with the Riverdale Seior Center, and maintains a private psychotherapy practice in Westchester, NY. She previously held the position of Associate Director for the Jarvie Commonweal Foundation, and has presented at numerous national conferences.


This program will be held at



The Hebrew Home at Riverdale

River's Edge Information Center

5801 Palisades Ave (Entrance at the corner of Palisades Ave. and Sigma Place)

Riverdale, NY 10471

718.581.1900

The Hebrew Home at Riverdale is a handicap accessible site


Customer Service: Call (914) 980-7117 or email Anne Pagano at abpagano@yahoo.com to ask about course content, instructors, request accommodations for disability, submit a formal grievance, or remove your name from a list.

Anne Pagano

914-980-7117 abpagano@yahoo.com


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Riverdale, NY 10471

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