Department of Psychiatry

MSC 09 5030
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131

Phone: 505-272-2223

Psychiatry Grand Rounds Addresses PTSD Across Life Course

April 29, 2013

Lenore C. Terr, MD, presents: J. Sandusky’s Legacy:  The Etiology & Trajectory of PTSD across the Life Course. Dr. Terr is a clinical professor at the University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine. She is the winner of a number of major research and career teaching awards in child psychiatry, psychology, and general adult psychiatry. Dr. Terr began her career in Cleveland at CWRU School of Medicine. Her field studies of the Chowchilla school bus kidnapping and the Challenger spacecraft disaster established much of what we currently know about childhood trauma.

Friday, May 3
1:00 – 2:30 pm
Domenici Center East Building, Auditorium Room 1220.

Learning objectives:

• To recognize sudden, single appearing manifestations, such as sudden fears or unexplained impulsive behaviors stemming from the childhood trauma.
• To discern longstanding, repeated lifetime effects, such as life themes and preoccupation with memory.

All psychiatrists, other physicians, fellows, psychiatric residents, medical students and
behavioral health providers are welcome to attend. Admission is free.

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