1.5 hours of CE credit
This workshop will address and discuss unique challenges that military families may experience. Calyn will share important aspects of therapy that members of the military indicated were important and helpful to them. This workshop will explore specific tenants of SFBT, potentially deriving the above-mentioned aspects. The audience will have an opportunity to share what experiences they have had utilizing SFBT when working with military members.
Angela L. Lamson, PhD;
Melissa Lewis, PhD;
2 hours of CE credit
This presentation will cover information regarding physical, psychological, and relational health of military couples. Given the high reintegration rates, caring for the health of military personnel and their relationships is essential. Research will be shared from a clinical research couples’ project. Implications for pre and post deployment assessments, treatment outcomes, and policy interventions for military couples will also be presented.
Michael D. Yapko, PhD
1 hour of CE credit
Dr. Yapko will identify how depression distorts family life, and how to address the various aspects of family life tainted by depression realistically. Designing and delivering experiential processes specific to treating depression within an interpersonal framework will be explored in depth. Finally, we will consider the issue of prevention and what MFTs can do to help stem the rising tide of depression in families.