This webinar examines the bidirectional relationship between trauma and Substance Use Disorders (SUDs). Environmental, biological, and psychological factors that predispose survivors to co-occuring PTSD and SUDs are highlighted. The webinar also discusses the various treatment options for trauma related disorders and substance use disorders.
Presenter: Tiffany Cooke MD, MPH, FAPA
- List the diagnostic criteria for Post-Traumatic Stress disorder (PTSD)
- Name at least two psychological factors leading to the co-occurrence of PTSD and substance disorders (SUDs)
- Name at least two physiological factors leading to the co-occurrence of PTSD and substance disorders (SUDs)
- Identify at least two treatment modalities for persons with co-occuring trauma related disorders and SUDs