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Nicola Herting to discuss childhood trauma at Psychiatry Grand Rounds on Jan. 17

Nicola Herting, Ph.D., LP, will present “Responding to Child Trauma” from 12:10 p.m. to 1:10 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 17. This broadcast will be held via Zoom/video conference. Dr. Herting is clinical director of the Traumatic Stress Treatment Center at Sanford Health in Fargo; clinical director of the Treatment Collaborative for Traumatized Youth and adjunct clinical scientist at the Center for Biobehavioral Research, both with Sanford Health Research; and clinical assistant professor with the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences.

Upon completion of this program, the learner will:

  • Be familiar with local statistics on child maltreatment prevalence in N.D.
  • Understand the connection between child trauma, negative medical, and behavioral health outcomes in adulthood.
  • Identify a trauma screening tool appropriate to use with children.
  • Know about 3 evidence-based treatments for trauma and PTSD in children.

This grand rounds presentation, sponsored by the UND School of Medicine and Health Sciences and the School’s Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, is broadcast via videoconference to many sites throughout North Dakota and Minnesota and is also streamed via personal computers.  If you want information on how to attend, please contact Teresa Klein at 701.293.4101 or

The University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences designates this Live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.