Explaining PTSD: Lessons for Mental Health Professional
by Frank Ochberg & Angelea Panos
Learn how to psychoeducate clients and their loved ones and caretakers about PTSD as well as the basic building blocks of PTSD treatment.
In this video, experts Dr. Frank Ochberg and Dr. Angie Panos give new and experienced therapists insightful and thoughtful suggestions on how to explain PTSD to clients, an essential  first step in treating it. They elucidate the next stages and basic building blocks of PTSD treatment, as well as techniques for educating the significant others and caregivers of clients about the disorder. Their seasoned advice, presented in an accessible and supportive manner, will be appreciated by all therapists.

Length of video: 00:24:00

English subtitles available

Individual ISBN-10 #: 1-60124-185-2

Individual ISBN-13 #: 978-1-60124-185-6

Group ISBN-10 #: 1-60124-186-0

Group ISBN-13 #: 978-1-60124-186-3

Frank Ochberg, MD has been a leading authority on the treatment of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder since the 1960s and helped define PTSD for its inclusion in the DSM. He has received many awards for his work, most recently the Lifetime Achievement Award from the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies. He founded Gift From Within and is currently a professor of psychiatry at Michigan State University.

See all Frank Ochberg videos. Dr. Angelea Panos, holds a Ph.D in Clinical Psychology. She is a licensed marriage and family therapist and clinical social worker, and has more than twenty years of experience in traumatic stress treatment dealing with war refugees, domestic violence, victims of rape, and child abuse.

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