Cognitive Restructuring for PTSD: Non-Exposure Trauma Treatment for Co-Occurring Disorders January 27, 2021 1:00-2:30pm with Suzy Langevin, LICSW, LADC I & Andrea Wolloff, LMHC

FREE Webinar- Cognitive Restructuring for PTSD: Non-Exposure Trauma Treatment for Co-Occurring Disorders January 27, 2021 1:00-2:30pm with Suzy Langevin, LICSW, LADC I & Andrea Wolloff, LMHC

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The Bridge Training Institute Spring 2021 Webinar Series

The Bridge Training Institute is excited to announce a series of 4 FREE webinars in exciting emerging practice areas. These webinars all introduce key concepts to evidence-based approaches to enhance clinical practice, and will give participants a sense of how the trainings offered through The Bridge Training Institute can make an impact on their clinical practice.

At this time, due to the costs associated, we are unable to offer CEUs for the free webinar series. Keep an eye on our website, as we are looking into avenues to offer that as a part of the series in the future! 

Cognitive Restructuring for PTSD: Non-Exposure Trauma Treatment for Co-Occurring Disorders

January 27, 2021

1:00-2:30pm

Suzy Langevin, LICSW, LADC I and Andrea Wolloff, LMHC

This webinar will introduce practitioners to the Cognitive Restructuring (CR) for PTSD model and make the case for why this non-exposure-based PTSD treatment is well-suited for individuals with co-occurring PTSD and SUD. Practical skills of breathing retraining and the five steps of CR will be reviewed, with a specific emphasis on using these tools with individuals with co-occurring disorders.

 

Meet the Trainers:

Suzy Langevin, LICSW, LADC I, Director of Training and Professional Development at Open Sky Community Services, is committed to making the best evidence-based tools and supports available to both Open Sky employees and the broader community through the Bridge Training Institute.

Ms Langevin has presented regionally and nationally on implementing evidence-based treatment modalities, including the Stephanie Moulton Symposium, NAADAC Webinar Series, and the Massachusetts Psychiatric Rehabilitation Collaborative Annual Conference.

She has extensive training and fidelity coding experience in Motivational Interviewing, and is a member of the Motivational Interviewing Network of Trainers (MINT). Ms. Langevin also serves on a number of substance use related community groups, including the Regional Response to Recovery Partnership and the Central MA Substance Addiction Association.

Ms. Langevin has been with Open Sky for almost 10 years. Prior to taking of her current role, she served as Director of Dual Diagnosis Services, where she developed a model for services for co-occurring mental health and substance use disorders. She also previously worked to implement and supervise the provision of Illness Management and Recovery (IMR) services across adult and adolescent treatment settings and the development and opening of The Bridge Counseling Center, Open Sky’s outpatient division. In 2014, Ms. Langevin was awarded the ABH Excellence in Outcomes Award as a member of the CR for PTSD group. In addition to her work at Open Sky, Ms. Langevin has experience in a diverse range of settings, including emergency mental health, juvenile justice, residential treatment and hospital inpatient care.

 

Andrea Wolloff, MA, LMHC received her Master’s Degree in Counseling Psychology from Assumption College. She also received additional certifications in CBT for children and families and general CBT from The Aaron T. Beck Institute for Cognitive Studies at Assumption College.

Ms. Wolloff is a Private Practitioner who provides counseling, consultation, training, and supervision. The treatment modality she provides is CBT. Her specialties include PTSD and trauma, anxiety disorders, and depression. She uses evidence-based treatment models to treat PTSD, including Cognitive Restructuring for PTSD, Prolonged Exposure, and Written Exposure Therapy.

Ms. Wolloff also delivers consultation and training in Cognitive Restructuring for PTSD.

In this capacity, Ms. Wolloff provides training and direct supervision to clinicians including providing fidelity assessments of audio recorded sessions for newly trained CR clinicians. In 2014, Ms. Wolloff lead a team that was awarded the Association for Behavioral Health’s Excellence in Outcomes award for their strong outcomes in CR for PTSD. Ms. Wolloff co-authored a research poster for these outcomes at the ABCT conference in 2018. She also provides consultation and supervision in CBT.

Prior to Private Practice, Ms. Wolloff worked at Open Sky Community Services for 10 years. During this time, she developed a specialty in working with those who experience serious and persistent mental illness. She received intensive training in Recovery Oriented CBT for Schizophrenia, CBT for Psychosis, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Cognitive Restructuring for PTSD, and Prolonged Exposure for PTSD. She served as a treatment provider, training developer, trainer, consultant, and supervisor in these practices.