Using PE to Overcome Fear: Four Cornerstones


Associate Vice-Chair of Clinical Research, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine
Director, Emory Healthcare Veterans Program
Director, Emory Trauma and Anxiety Recovery Program
Paul A. Janssen Chair in Neuropsychopharmacology

Key Points

  1. Using PE to help patients overcome their fear successfully is rooted in several cornerstones:
    • A firm grounding in the conceptual model of treatment.
    • A strong, collaborative therapeutic alliance.
    • A clear and convincing rationale.
    •  An effective implementation of exposure techniques.

PE for PTSD Online Training

Learn how to apply prolonged exposure therapy principles for patients with PTSD.

Earn 6.75 CE Credits


Free downloads

Download Video/PDF

Using PE to Overcome Fear: Four Cornerstones

Trauma Online Training

Trauma Training Pathway: Proven ACT, DBT, and PE Techniques (30.25 CE Credits)

Expand your therapeutic toolbox through a three-dimensional approach by applying three key modalities: Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), and Prolonged Exposure (PE).