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Plenary Address by Steve LePore of 1in6 and Rick Goodwin of 1in6 Canada: ISSTD Annual Conference

The 2014 International Society for the Study of Trauma and Dissociation (ISSTD) Annual Conference will feature a plenary address by 1in6 Founder and Executive Director, Steve LePore along with The Men’s Project (1in6 Canada) Executive Director, Rick Goodwin MSW, RSW. This dynamic duo will deliver an intriguing presentation regarding their work on “Issues Facing Male Survivors of Childhood Sexual Abuse”.

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The ISSTD Annual Conference aims to:

  1. Describe the central role of dissociation in complex trauma related disorders
  2. Assess and treat children, adolescents, and/or adults with complex PTSD, developmental trauma, and dissociative disorders
  3. Describe the relationships among trauma, dissociation, and other psychological signs, symptoms, and disorders
  4. Identify some of the most recent research in the trauma and dissociation field
  5. Employ new treatment approaches and interventions for complex trauma and dissociation
  6. Recognize, avoid, or resolve therapeutic pitfalls and impasses
  7. Identify and effectively work with countertransference, vicarious traumatization, and needs related to therapist self-care
  8. Identify cultural, social, and religious effects on trauma, dissociation, and trauma-informed treatments
  9. Recognize the ethical and relational challenges posed by trauma and dissociation patients and discuss productive approaches to these issues

Date: Sunday, October 26, 2014
Time: 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM
Cost: See registration link
Registration Link: of conference/event or hosting organization

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