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January Grand Rounds with Denise Sloan, Ph.D.

Lorenz Clinic is excited to virtually host Denise Sloan, Ph.D., for January Grand Rounds. Dr. Sloan serves as the Associate Director of Education for the National Center of PTSD, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. Lorenz will also open up viewing for in-person attendees at the Rosemount Clinic location (details below). There is no charge for registration but registration is required.

Attendees will be eligible for 2 CE credits from the following boards:

  • Board of Behavioral Health and Therapy
  • Marriage and Family Therapy
  • Social Work
  • Psychology
  • Nursing

Event Details
Date: January 11, 2022
Time: 10:00am-12:00pm
Location: An in-person viewing opportunity will take place at the Rosemount Location
Cost: There is no cost to attend but registration is required (links below)


Title: “A brief treatment approach for PTSD: Written Exposure Therapy”

Learning objectives:

  1. Explain barriers to implementing first-line PTSD treatment approaches.
  2. Identify critical elements of written exposure therapy.
  3. Describe the evidence supporting written exposure therapy.

Written exposure therapy is a brief exposure therapy model designed for PTSD treatment by Denise Sloan. We are excited to have her present her research at Lorenz Clinic on this trauma-informed therapy approach.

To register, use the links below. Registration is required for this event.

In-person Registration

Virtual Registration

About Denise Sloan, Ph.D

Denise M Sloan is an Associate Professor of Psychiatry at the Boston University School of Medicine and Associate Director, Education, Behavioral Science Division, National Center for PTSD at the VA Boston Healthcare System. Dr. Sloan received her B.A. from the State University of New York at Stony Brook and her M.A. and Ph.D. from Case Western Reserve University. She completed her internship in the health psychology track at Rush University and completed a postdoctoral fellowship at the Center for Emotion and Attention, University of Florida. Her current research focus is on emotion and psychopathology, with a specific interest in emotional processes in traumatic stress disorders, and integration of methods to assess and treat emotional disturbances related to traumatic stress.

She has received funding for her work from several organizations, including the National Institute for Mental Health and the Department of Defense. Dr. Sloan is a member of several editorial boards including Behavior Therapy and Psychosomatic Medicine.