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Summit Schedule

Friday, January 8th & Saturday, January 9th

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Available Slides for Presentations

Slides are only made available with speaker approval

Speaker Information

Presentation 1a and b: 

 Eugenia Mpande:

Tree of Life website: 

 Presentation 2:

 Dr. Meagan Corrado’s website:

 Presentation 3:

 Sensorimotor Psychotherapy website:

 Presentation 4:

 Dr. Barbara Love’s website:

 Presentation 5:

 For more information about Playback Theater with Red Sage Stories and Melissa Nussbaum:

Presentation 6:

No information shared at this time.

Presentation 7:

To contact Global Trauma Project:

To learn more: 

Presentation 8:

Mike Niconchuk: 

Vivian Khedari dePierro, PhD:

 Impact Report:

Presentation 9: 

Dawn Stern:

Stephan Wolfert: 

Presentation 10:

MindBody Solutions:

Presentation 11:

Black Therapists Rock:

IFS Institute: 


Course curriculum

  • 1

    Sessions 1a & 1b - Eugenia Mpande, Susan Wyatt & Tree of Life

    • Healing the Trauma of Torture and Organized Violence— Empowering Embodied Approaches in Community Based Group Programs: Lessons from Zimbabwe

    • Presenter Evaluation - Susan Wyatt

    • Presenter Evaluation - Eugenia Mpande

  • 2

    Session 2 - Meagan Corrado

    • Healing Storiez— Developing Trauma Narrative Intervention to Support Clinicians, Community Leaders, And Trauma Survivors As They Process Past Experiences And Look Toward A More Hopeful Future

    • Presenter Evaluation - Meagan Corrado

  • 3

    Session 3 - Pat Ogden & Raymond Rodriguez

    • Sensorimotor Psychotherapy: Facing the Effects of Systemic Oppression and Racism

    • Presenter Evaluation - Pat Ogden

    • Presenter Evaluation - Raymond Rodgriquez

  • 4

    Session 4 - Barbara Love

    • Phenomenal Peer Counseling: A Model for Healing Social Identity Based Trauma

    • Presenter Evaluation - Barbara Love

  • 5

    Session 5 - Melissa Nussbaum & Playback Theater

    • Playback Theatre: Interactive Storytelling - a Communal, Embodied, & Narrative Path for Understanding Self in the Healing of Trauma

    • Presenter Evaluation - Melissa Nussbaum

  • 6

    Session 6 - Hailan Guo & Bessel van der Kolk

    • Large scale peer support: Community based 865 Self-Coaching Program in China – bringing healing and transformation to lay people in grand scale

    • Presenter Evaluation - Hailan Guo

    • Presenter Evaluation - Joy Huang

  • 7

    Session 7 - Ilya Yacevich, Anita Shankar & Global Trauma Project

    • Which Stories Matter? The Conundrum of Effective Global Mental Health

    • Presenter Evaluation - Ilya Yacevich

    • Presenter Evaluation - Anita Shankar

  • 8

    Session 8 - Michael Niconchuk & Beyond Conflict

    • Storytelling, stigma, and meaning-making during times of injustice: rethinking community mental health for refugees, migrants, and survivors of conflict

    • Presenter Evaluation - Michael Niconchuk

    • Presenter Evaluation - Vivian Khedari

  • 9

    Session 9 - Stephan Wolfert, Dawn Stern & DE-CRUIT

    • The DE-CRUIT Method: Body, Breath, Play, and Awareness to Treat Trauma Across Cultures

    • Presenter Evaluation - Stephan Wolfert

    • Presenter Evaluation - Dawn Stern

  • 10

    Session 10 - Matthew Sanford

    • Bodies, Stories, and Healing from Trauma

    • Presenter Evaluation - Matthew Sanford

  • 11

    Session 11 - Richard Schwartz and Deran Young

    • Facing and Healing the Legacy Burdens of Racism

    • Presenter Evaluation - Richard Schwartz

    • Presenter Evaluation - Deran Young

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  • How do I access the conference after it is over?

    The conference will be available for 30 days after the end of the summit. You can view it by using the same YouTube live link the conference was presented with originally. After 30 days, the conference will no longer be viewable.

  • How do I receive CE for attending this conference?

    If You Attended Live: Your check-in and check-out times MUST be recorded in order for you to receive live CE credits for this event. You can log your attendance on the main page of the summit in Thinkific by clicking the links for each day and completing the questions. Certificates for live attendance will be made available by emailing us at after you have completed the evaluations for EVERY presenter from the summit. CE is only offered live for attending the summit in its entirety. Partial live CE credits cannot be earned for this event. If Viewing the Recorded Sessions: The recorded sessions will only be available for 30 days after the end of the conference. CE for the home study is pending approval from our sponsor.

  • What is the cancellation policy for this event?

    The Trauma Research Foundation will honor cancellation requests submitted by email until January 5th, 2021. There will be a $50 administrative fee subtracted from all refunds. Refunds will not be issued after this date.

Additional Information

APA CE Statement: This program, when attended in its entirety, is available for 11 continuing education credits. 

Sadar Psychological is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Sadar Psychological maintains responsibility for this program and its content. 

Many other professions accept APA CEs. Please check with your state licensing organization to confirm if they will accept APA CEs. APA CEs are accepted by BCIA for recertification credits. 

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Sadar Psychological is committed to accessibility and non-discrimination in its continuing education activities. Sadar Psychological is also committed to conducting all activities in conformity with the American Psychological Association’s Ethical Principles for Psychologists. 

Participants are asked to be aware of the need for privacy and confidentiality throughout the program. If program content becomes stressful, participants are encouraged to process these feelings during discussion periods. Please address questions, concerns, and any complaints to Alexandra VanDerlyke at 

ADA Statement: If participants have special needs, reasonable accommodations will be made for persons who request them, consistent with ADA requirements. APA Code of Ethics Statement It is the responsibility of every attendee to abide by the standards set forth in the APA Code of Ethics for maintaining security and confidentiality of test materials and proprietary information presented as part of this continuing education program. Any materials used as part of this program may not be copied or otherwise distributed, and no proprietary information will be disclosed by attendees to any person not registered for this program. 

Conflict of Interest Statement: There is no commercial support for this program nor are there any relationships between the CE Sponsor, presenting organization, presenter, program content, research, grants, or other funding that could reasonably be construed as conflicts of interest. 

Refund/Cancellation Policy: The Trauma Research Foundation will honor cancellation requests submitted by email until January 5th, 2021. There will be a $50 administrative fee subtracted from all refunds. Refunds will not be issued after this date. 

Utility/Validity Statement: The content of this presentation, when applied according to psychological practice guidelines, within the expertise of the practitioner do not pose any risks. 

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