Wickenburg, AZ (PRWEB) September 29, 2012
The Meadows’ Senior Fellow, Dr. Shelley Uram, will be a conference speaker at the 2012 EMDR International Association (EMDRIA) Conference from Oct. 4 – 7 in Washington, DC at the Crystal Gateway Marriott. This conference is the largest EMDR event in the United States. The conference theme is “EMDR and Attachment: Healing Developmental Trauma.”
Dr. Uram, a Harvard trained, triple board-certified psychiatrist, is also an EMDR Institute and HAP Facilitator, and an EMDRIA Certified Therapist and Approved Consultant. She will present “The Neurobiology of Trauma Made Simple.” This workshop explains the neurobiology of trauma in a simple, yet highly usable manner. Upon completion of this workshop, attendees should be able to readily apply this information for better formulating their clients’ issues and treatment planning.
The topics for Dr. Uram’s workshop include:
- How does a normal nervous system operate?
- What is Trauma?
- What is the “bottom line” of chronic trauma syndromes (e.g., PTSD)?
- How does childhood development factor into adult trauma symptoms?
- What are treatment options?
The Meadows will be an exhibitor at this conference with Ellen Anderson, Business Development Liaison for The Meadows, in attendance.
For more information regarding the conference, visit https://m360.emdria.org/event.aspx?eventID=47527&instance=0
The Meadows Wickenburg is an industry leader in treating trauma and addiction through its inpatient and workshop programs. To learn more about The Meadows’ work with trauma and addiction contact an intake coordinator at (866) 856-1279 or visit http://www.themeadows.com.
For over 35 years, The Meadows has been a leading trauma and addiction treatment center. In that time, they have helped more than 20,000 patients in one of their three inpatient centers and 25,000 attendees in national workshops. The Meadows world-class team of Senior Fellows, Psychiatrists, Therapists and Counselors treat the symptoms of addiction and the underlying issues that cause lifelong patterns of self-destructive behavior. The Meadows, with 24 hour nursing and on-site physicians and psychiatrists, is a Level 1 psychiatric hospital that is accredited by the Joint Commission.