PTSD & Sleep Hygiene - Federal Education Sharing Group

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Training Details

Event Dates and Timeframe
Wednesday, June 26, 2019 at 08:00 AM until 05:00 PM
This class is also being offered on
Thursday, June 27, 2019 ( Fairbanks, AK )
Location and Delivery Method ( view map )
Delivery Method
Location Name
ANTHC Community Outreach Building - Conf. Room 1 & 2
4000 Ambassador Drive
State / Province
Zip / Postal Code
United States
Cost Range
FREE to $150.00

Host And Instructor

Alaska Federal Health Care Partnership (AFHCP)


C.E. Credit for Physician: 6.75
Specialization: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)
Continuing Medical Education: The Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium is accredited by the WSMA to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium designates this provider-directed activity for a maximum of 6.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
C.E. Credit for Nursing : 6.75
Continuing Nursing Education: ANTHC is approved as a provider of continuing nursing education by the Montana Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. ANTHC designates this activity as meeting the criteria for one nursing contact hour credit for each hour of participation up to a maximum of 6.75 hour(s).

Training Overview Description

Joe Holshoe, a former Naval Officer, is currently a Commander in the U.S. Public Health Service and is a Board Certified Family Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner. He currently serves as the Deputy Chief of the Department of Behavioral Health for Bassett Army Community Hospital, Substance Abuse Program Consultant, and is psychiatric provider active duty service members, dependents and retirees. He has served in clinical roles at Womack Army Medical Center, the National Naval Medical Center, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Naval Medical Center Portsmouth and the Naval Health Center New England, as well as, the Chemawa Indian Health Center. He has also served as a national disaster policy analyst and policy developer for at-risk populations for the Administration of Children and Families. CDR Holshoe has published on sleep in psychiatry and is the author of the chapter on sleep and antidepressants in the Encyclopedia of Sleep. He has also written for Western Schools nursing CEU program including chapters on Trauma-Related Disorders, Sleep Disorders, MDD, and was the content reviewer for Western Schools most recent chapter on Post-Deployment PTSD.

Event-specific Details


8:00 - 8:15 Breakfast and Registration
8:15 - 8:30 Introductions
8:30 - 9:30 PTSD: History, Prevalence, Presentation
9:30 - 10:30 PTSD: Biology and biological mechanisms
10:30 - 10:45 Break
10:45 - 11:45 PTSD: Treatment protocols and outcomes
11:45 - 12:45 Lunch
12:45 - 1:45 Sleep: Prevalence and sleep disorders
1:45 - 2:45 Biology of sleep and assessment of sleep disorders
2:45 - 3:00 Break
3:00 - 4:00 Review of sleep hygiene and med treatments
4:00 - 4:30 Questions and Comments
4:30 - 4:45 Evaluations

Quality Improvement and Patient Safety
Behavioral Health / Mental Health
Alternative/Complementary medicine
Other Physician
Family Medicine Physician
Registered Nurse - CNS
Registered Nurse
CNA/NA (Certified Nursing Assistant/Nursing Assistant)
Physician Assistant
NP - Women's Health
NP - Psychiatric
NP - Pediatric
NP - Family Practice
Social Worker
Licensed Professional Counselor

Registration Information

To register for this training download the above flyer and submit it to:

Jackie Oliver
Alaska Federal Health Care Partnership
4831 Old Seward Hwy, Suite 111B
Anchorage, AK 99503
Phone: 907-729-4480
Fax: 907-729-4490