Hands On Approaches to Hoarding: Clearing a Path to Treatment

  • 07 Jun 2018
  • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Altoona Water Authority, Altoona, PA
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Hands On Approaches to Hoarding: Clearing a Path to Treatment

Blair County

June 7, 2018



Description:This training will focus on the symptoms and behavior of hoarding, reasons for hoarding, diminished quality of life, and co-morbid anxiety disorders often present with compulsive hoarding diagnoses. The training will review therapeutic interventions used to treat hoarding and how support personnel can assist with treatment goals.

Location:
Altoona Water Authority
900 Chestnut Avenue
Altoona, PA 16601

Date: Thursday, June 7, 2018

Time: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Cost: $39


CEUs for nursing have been approved. 

Registration Deadline: Monday, June 4, 2018


Facilitator: Erin Edwards is a Board Certified Behavior Analysts, with a Masters in Psychology. Erin currently works for Penn State College of Medicine/ Hershey Medical Center with the Division of Autism within the Department of Psychiatry. Erin has worked with children with autism and other mental health diagnoses across a variety of services, including specialized schooling, home and community BHRS services, intensive family based mental health services and currently outpatient services. Erin has also worked with adults, in community, home and work settings, with autism and co-morbid mood and mental health diagnoses, as well as hoarding behaviors and anxiety. In supervisory positions, Erin has provided a large variety of trainings to direct care staff with a focus on practical interventions strategies and reducing frustration or fatigue in caregiver positions.

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