2423: Importance of Differentiating Between ASD Traits and

2423:  Importance of Differentiating Between ASD Traits and Sexual Abuse Indicators.  The DSM5 diagnostic criteria of Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) will be discussed as well as common sexual abuse indicators. This will be followed by the examination of "crossover" traits of youth diagnosed with ASD and those diagnosed with PTSD (specifically due to sexual abuse). The challenges associated with differentiating these diagnoses as well as the challenges associated with proper treatment modalities when BOTH diagnoses are present will be discussed.  Presented by:  Lisa Donze Jacob, LCSW.  Member:  $50 / Non-Member $85.  3.00 Clinical. Pre-registration is required to be awarded CEU credit.


Cancellations must be submitted in writing and received  three days prior to the workshop.  An administrative fee of $15 will be deducted from the reimbursement.

Presenter Bio

Lisa received her MSW from Tulane in 2001 and LCSW in 2005. She works at Mercy Family Center (15 + years). Her primary focus is group, individual and family therapy for ASD1 and PTSD. Lisa a Master Trainer of ACE Educators in Louisiana and certified in PEERS and TFCBT. Other experience: DCFS, Juvenile Detention, support group for adults with ASD1. She presents on ASD1, ACEs, and Self Care for NASW-LA, Beacon, schools and organizations.

7/12/2024 9:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Apollo Behavioral Health 9938 Airline Hwy. Baton Rouge 70806
This event is full.

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