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  • Professional Psych Seminars to Offer “Risky Business: Working with Compulsive and Self-Endangering Behaviors in Trauma Survivors” Live Seminar

    Professional Psych Seminars will host the “Risky Business: Working with Compulsive and Self-Endangering Behaviors in Trauma Survivors” Seminar on August 10 in Glendale from 9 am to 4 pm. The registration fee for this 6.0 CEU course includes continental breakfast, a catered lunch, and afternoon snacks and beverages. The live seminar will be taught by John Briere, Ph.D., a Professor of Psychiatry and the Behavioral Sciences at the Keck School of Medicine at the University of Southern California. He is the author or co-author of over 140 articles, 15 books, and nine trauma-related psychological tests.

    About the “Risky Business: Working with Compulsive and Self-Endangering Behaviors in Trauma Survivors” Seminar

    The “Risky Business: Working with Compulsive and Self-Endangering Behaviors in Trauma Survivors” seminar will focus on the reactive avoidance model and three distress reduction behavior models. The workshop also will teach participants the implicit process with Ram-based therapy and components of trigger management. Dr. Briere will use information from his new book, Treating Risky and Compulsive Behaviors in Trauma Survivors, to demonstrate self-endangering behavior. Other topics of discussion include mindfulness, emotional surfing, harm reduction, emotional regulation training, and reGAINing.

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