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Introduction to Assessing and Treating Trauma in Individuals with Intellectual/Developmental Disabilities

September 14 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Jean Mankowski, Ph.D.

Dr. Jean Mankowski is a licensed psychologist and Clinical Assistant Professor who has practiced at the CIDD for 15 years.  She specializes in the assessment and treatment of individuals with behavioral and/or psychiatric difficulties in the context of neurodevelopmental disability.

Dr.  Mankowski will review how experiences of trauma manifest in individuals with I/DDs and discuss important modifications for assessing and treating subsequent mental health and trauma reactions.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Develop a better understanding of types of trauma and how trauma manifests in individuals with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities (I/DDs)
  2. Discuss the nuances of trauma assessments in individuals with I/DDs
  3. Consider evidence-based practices to address trauma response and behavioral health needs in individuals with I/DDs from early childhood through adulthood

VIRTUAL ATTENDANCE CERTIFICATES – PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT 1.5 CREDIT HOURS – ARE AVAILABLE

Register here: https://tinyurl.com/2e5s5fay

AT THE TIME OF REGISTRATION, YOU WILL RECEIVE A ZOOM LINK TO JOIN THE COMMUNITY TALK SERIES.

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Details

Date:
September 14
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Venue

Virtual

Organizer

The Carolina Institute for Developmental Disabilities
Phone:
919-966-5171
Email:
anna.ward@cidd.unc.edu
View Organizer Website

Other

Contact Name
Anna Gabriel Ward
Contact Email/Phone
anna.ward@cidd.unc.edu