Pediatric Grand Rounds Archived Webcasts

Believing the Unbelievable: Identifying and Working with Families Who Are Survivors of Political Torture

Recorded September 28, 2007 at 12:30 PM

Presented by:
Janet Blair, MA
Community Initiatives Coordinator, Florida Center for Survivors of Torture Program, Gulf Coast Jewish Family Services, Clearwater, FL
Crispin Cole
Program Manager, Refugee Youth and Family Program, Gulf Coast Jewish Family Services, Clearwater, FL

CME credit is no longer available for this program

This program is presented for educational purposes only and is no longer available for CME credit.

Clinical Content Reviewer: Juan Dumois, MD

Learning Objectives: As a result of attending this presentation, participants will be able to:

  • Generate three key questions used to identify torture survivors
  • Discuss the Triple Trauma Paradigm as experienced by refugee families
  • Recognize the ways torture impacts children who are primary and secondary survivors.

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  • Broadband internet access (DSL, Cable, T1, Wi-fi)
  • Speakers or Headphones
Windows 2000, XP, or Vista
Mac OS Version - OS X
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  • Media Player Requirements: Windows Media Player for Mac OS X
Mac OS Version - OS 9

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