Session Two - Psychological Concepts Related to Dissociation
Session Two – Content Level: Advanced
Master Topic: Psychological Concepts Related to Dissociation
The session will focus on concepts of dissociation, repression, and disorganized attachment.
1. Summarize the usage and meaning of repression, dissociation, and the unconscious
2. Formulate connections among disorganized attachment, dissociation, and self-criticism
3. Prepare and present case reports and process therapeutic interventions
- Howell, E. (2020) Trauma and Dissociation Informed Psychotherapy: Relational Healing and the Therapeutic Connection. W.W. Norton & Company, New York, NY. Chapters 5-7 (pp. 77-133).
- Sally Jowett, Thanos Karatzias, Mark Shevlin & Philip Hyland (2021): Psychological trauma at different developmental stages and ICD-11 CPTSD: The role of dissociation, Journal of Trauma & Dissociation, DOI: 10.1080/15299732.2021.1934936
1 hour: Discussion of Chapters 5-7 in Trauma and Dissociation Informed Psychotherapy
15 minutes: Discussion of “Psychological trauma at different developmental stages and ICD-11 CPTSD: The role of dissociation”
45 minutes: Case presentations
- 2.00 APAThe International Society for the Study of Trauma and Dissociation is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The International Society for the Study of Trauma and Dissociation maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
- 2.00 ASWB ACEThe International Society for the Study of Trauma and Dissociation (ISSTD), #1744, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. ISSTD maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period: 08/20/2021 – 08/20/2024. Social workers completing this course receive 2.00 continuing education credits.
- 2.00 ISSTD Certificate ProgramThis program is eligible for 2.00 credits in the ISSTD Certificate Program.