Ernestine Briggs King, PhD

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Tuesday, July 7th to Wednesday, September 30th

Please join us in an online, open forum on telehealth. NCB is providing an opportunity for clinicians to ask each other questions, share observations and adapted telehealth protocols for the SoT population via an online forum and technical exchange. This conversation will be a forum for peer-led informational exchange. NCB staff will assist in facilitating and monitoring the conversation.

Directions: Please watch Eugene Augusterfer’s presentation and interview Telemedicine in Mental Health first. Then feel free to join us in this open forum. All are welcome to join this forum, whether you have an account on or not. For more information on using the forum, please read the directions on the first post. Please keep your comments respectful, relevant, factual, and do not share identifying information about clients per client privacy and HIPAA regulations. This forum will be open from July 6, 2020 through September 30, 2020.

Director, Trauma Treatment Program at Center for Child Family Health (CCFH), Durham, NC
Project Director, National Child Traumatic Stress Network Community Practice Site at CCFH
Director, Data and Evaluation Program at the National Center for Child Traumatic Stress, Duke University


Trauma focused assessment and treatment for children (video + power point)

Dr. Briggs King discusses assessment and treatment planning for children impacted by trauma, chronic stress and violence. Selected evidence based practice models are discussed for their use in individual and group contexts and include discussion about how to select and adapt treatment based on culture, development and local context and resources. The presentation also includes an overview of the National Child Traumatic Stress Network (NCTSN) and resources available on the NCTSN website.