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Virtual Grand Rounds: More Than Ungrounded: The Assessment and Treatment of Dissociative Disorders

Presented by:

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Emily Haas, M.D.

Clinical Team Lead – Barrett House Transitional Living Program

Attending Psychiatrist

Silver Hill Hospital

Clinical Instructor, Yale School of Medicine

Assistant Adjunct Professor, University of Maryland School of Medicine

This lecture will aim to provide education about the assessment and treatment of dissociative disorders in the general psychiatric setting. The talk will highlight symptoms of dissociation to increase awareness of how dissociative disorders present across a spectrum of patients. The presenter will identify “red flags” that should alert clinicians to assess for dissociative disorders. Listeners will be educated about different strategies for assessing for trauma and dissociative symptoms and psychological tools to facilitate this process. The lecturer will discuss key concepts in the introductory treatment of dissociative disorders.

Educational Objectives

As a result of participating in this activity, learners should be able to:

1.  Define dissociation

2.  Explain what the symptoms of dissociation are and how to assess for these symptoms in patients

3.  Discuss key concepts in the introductory treatment of dissociative disorders

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Accreditation Statement:

Silver Hill Hospital is accredited by the Massachusetts Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation Statement:

Silver Hill Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

NASW/Connecticut Statement:

This program has been approved for 1.5 Continuing Education Credit Hours by the National Association of Social Workers, CT and meets the continuing education criteria for CT Social Work Licensure renewal. Approval also meets the continuing education criteria for CT LMFTs, LPCs, and licensed psychologists. 

New York Social Worker Statement:

Silver Hill Hospital 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-0728. This program is approved for 1.5 contact hours.

Disclosure: No one in control of content has indicated a relevant financial relationship with an ACCME defined commercial interest. 

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