4 hr 49 min seminars on DVD
Self and Identity in Traumatic Stress with Bessel A. van der Kolk, M.D.
In this compelling one-hour session, world’s leading trauma researcher and author of the The Body Keeps the Score, Dr. Bessel van der Kolk discusses the fundamental capacities of the brain and how it learns to regulate itself, especially in trauma cases. By understanding the brain, it forces us to consider the impact of trauma on the brain, as well as our self-identity. Dr. Bessel van der Kolk will examine multiple areas in this one-hour event.
The Enduring Neurobiological Effects of Abuse and Neglect with Martin Teicher, M.D., PhD
In this session, Dr. Martin Teicher discusses his research and emphasizes how personality disorders can stem from severe childhood abuse or neglect. This session will leave you with the best understanding of how childhood maltreatment is associated with various personality disorders and what maltreatment-related alterations can be made to help and reduce distress for the effected individuals.
What the Spontaneous Activity in the Midline Regions of the Brain can Tell us about Self & Identity with Georg Northoff, M.D., PhD
In this one hour session, Dr. Georg Northoff goes into detail of how our resting state causes change to seem much harder than it is and how increased self-focus and resting state creates an abnormal balance in the brain. Dr. Georg Northoff will discuss his research and examine multiple areas of the relation between self and identity and spontaneous activity in this one-hour occurrence.
Neuroimaging the Traumatized Self with Paul Frewen, PhD, C.Psych
In this session with Dr. Paul Frewen, he discusses the neurobiological explanation of self-awareness and the states of mind of severely traumatized people. This special seminar recording represents current research findings about how people’s brains, minds and bodies are affected by traumatic experiences and illustrate the emotional states of both normal and psychopathological functioning.
Trauma and Self-Experience with Georg Northoff, M.D., PhD, Bessel A. van der Kolk, M.D., and Paul Frewen, M.D., PhD
In this two hour session, Dr. Georg Northoff, Dr. Bessel van der Kolk, and Dr. Paul Frewen discuss what it means to be mentally healthy. They emphasize how shame is the one thing that keeps us from knowing ourselves. In addition to this, they will discuss the complexity of language and the brain as a whole.
Continuing Education Information:
For U.S. and Canadian customers, CE is available for $9.99 USD per participant. International CE rates may vary; please contact PESI Customer Service at 1-800-844-8260 for more details.