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APA Clinician's Corner Webinar - Dr. Plakun

750 First St NE NoMa
Washington, D.C.District of Columbia 20002
September 20, 2013 at 1:00 PM

Webinar and Workshop - A Psychodynamic Approach to Treatment-Resistant Mood Disorders

Dr. Eric Plakun will give a live webcast on the APA Clinician's Corner webinar series.

This workshop explores the emerging problem of treatment resistance and describes a psychodynamically informed treatment approach for work with patients with treatment resistant mood disorders comorbid with personality disorders. The workshop includes an overview of evidence that treatment resistance is emerging as an important phenomenon. Data is presented from multiple sources demonstrating the contributions to treatment resistance of comorbidity, especially comorbid personality disorders, and of early adversity.

3 hours