Friday, May 11, 2018 from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM CDT
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Omni Nashville 
250 Fifth Ave. South
Nashville, TN 37203

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Laura Walton 
River Oaks Hospital 

May 11, 2018 - Nashville, TN

This in-person workshop focuses on the theoretical and clinical advances in psychotherapy within the trauma-based, self-psychology, developmental psychopathology, and attachment disorders perspectives. The topics are primarily oriented to improving clinicians' skills with patients presenting with depression, anxiety, relationship and life-interfering behaviors, eating disorders, paraphilias or sexual disorders and addictions.



Based on this presentation, participants will be able to:

The Ripple Effect of Trauma: Trauma Related Dysregulation

  • Identify trauma related dysregulation and utilize strategic interventions for healing.

The presentation will identify the major categories of trauma-related dysregulation. A variety of strategic interventions will be explored in order to promote healing the body, mind, emotions and spirit. It will focus on self-compassion, the essence of healing from trauma.

Hypersexual Behavior in the Digital Age: Nonparaphilic and Paraphilic Behavior

  • Identify the clinical characteristics, the consequences, and cognitive behavioral interventions that address nonparaphilic and paraphilic hypersexual behavior.

This presentation will promote comparisons and contrasts related to nonparaphilic and paraphilic hypersexual behavior. It will address the costs/consequences of hypersexual behavior and will provide interventions for managing such behaviors (i.e. imaginal desensitization). 

Healing from the Trauma of Sexual Harassment and the Enabling Conspiracy of Inaction

  • Describe the impact of sexual harassment and the trauma of passive non-protection.

This presentation focuses on providing examples of specific therapeutic interventions utilized in treating sexual harassment survivors. 

Nourishing Growth: Uprooting Eating Disorders and Trauma

  • List two therapeutic modalities used in treating trauma-based eating disorders
  • List two ways an individual may revictimize self through eating disordered behavior

This presentation focuses on eating disordered behaviors that are rooted in past trauma. The presentation will help clinicians to assist individuals in breaking the trauma bond with food.


Daniel A. Glaser, MSW, LCSW

Mr. Glaser is Program Director of The New Orleans Institute Trauma/Compulsivity Programs at River Oaks Hospital.  His national presentations have focused on family therapy, group therapy, and healthy sexuality.  Mr. Glaser received his Master’s Degree in Social Work from Tulane University in New Orleans and completed post-graduate specialty training in mental health and aging, sexual dysfunction, and family therapy.  He has served on several graduate faculties, teaching at both the masters and doctoral levels.  Mr. Glaser works with clients covering the developmental spectrum – children, adolescents, and adults.  

Dawn Diermann Treigle, MSW, LCSW

Ms. Treigle is the Program Administrator of The New Orleans Institute at River Oaks Hospital. She has been a member of the treatment team since 1992 working at the programs in New Orleans, Louisiana and Torrance, California. Ms. Treigle received her Master's Degree from Tulane University in New Orleans, Louisiana and specializes in the treatment of trauma and compulsivity. She utilizes individual, family and group therapies in the treatment of adults and adolescents, and has been trained in EMDR. Ms. Treigle lectures regionally and nationally as a member of The New Orleans Institute faculty.

Registration Fee: $90 if paid in advance, $110 if paid at the door.

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Target Audience & Instructional Level: Professional clinicians in the mental health field who are counselors, social workers, psychologists, and therapists. Advanced Level.

Satisfactory Completion: Participants must complete and return an evaluation form. Participants will also be required to sign-in and sign-out of the workshop. A Certificate of Attendance will be e-mailed to participants that meet these requirements within one week following the workshop.

Continuing Education Credits:

Social Workers (6 Hours) -  

Approval by NASW-TN has been applied for.

Texas State Board of Social Work Examiners – Provider No. 6667. 

 River Oaks Hospital, #1500, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) www.aswb.org, through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. River Oaks Hospital maintains responsibility for the program. ASWB Approval Period: 01/26/2018 - 01/26/2021. Social Workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval for continuing education credits. Social Workers participating in this course will receive 6 continuing education clock hours.

Professional and National Certified Counselors (6 Hours) - 

Texas State Board of Examiners of Professional Counselors – Provider No. 142. 

Texas State Board of Marriage and Family Therapists – Provider No. 194.

River Oaks Hospital has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 5749. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. River Oaks Hospital is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.

Psychologists (6 Hours) -

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


If you are seeking continuing education credits for a specialty not listed above, it is your responsibility to contact your licensing/certification board directly to determine eligibility of this training to meet your continuing education requirements.

Ethical Disclosures:

1. Presenters are employees of The New Orleans Institute at River Oaks Hospital.
2. There is no commercial support of the presenters and they are not promoting any goods for sale at the workshop that might constitute a conflict of interest. There is no financial interest or relationship that would constitute a conflict of interest between the presenters and any of the research presented or references used in this presentation.

Grievances: To address any grievances, please contact stevie.frickey@uhsinc.com (1-800-598-2040) for a copy of River Oaks Hospital's Grievance Policy and Feedback Collection Form.

Accommodations for Individuals with Disabilities: To request accommodations, please contact stevie.frickey@uhsinc.com (1-800-598-2040).

Refund Policy: It is the policy of River Oaks Hospital to honor requests for refunds of fees paid by participants for any workshop if the following condition has been met: The cancellation of participant must be received in writing at least 1 week prior to the date of the workshop. No requests for refunds will be honored if received within 1 week of the date of the workshop. If a participant does not cancel within the time frame specified in order to receive a full refund, that participant will be offered the opportunity to attend a comparable workshop hosted by River Oaks Hospital. In the unlikely event of River Oaks Hospital having to cancel the workshop, it is our policy to refund the fee in full.