Professional Events

Frontiers in Addiction Lectures Series

Presented by Thelma McMillen Center and Betty Ford Center

Upcoming Lectures

Assessing/Treating Compulsive Stealing, Spending and Hoarding

September 16, 2014

Hoffman Health Conference Center, 3315 Medical Center Drive, Torrance, CA
8:30 AM Breakfast; 9:00 - 11:30 AM Lecture

Educational Objectives

Upon completion of this program participants should be able to:

  • Learn what defines compulsive stealing (shoplifting/employee theft), compulsive shopping/spending, and compulsive hoarding as well as the prevalence of these disorders in the United States.
  • Identify the latest theories about what causes compulsive stealing, shopping/spending, and hoarding.
  • Confirm the latest therapeutic strategies and resources for treating these disorders.


Terence Daryl Shulman, JD, LMSW, ACSW, CAADC, CPC
The Shulman Center
Franklin, Michigan

The Neurobiology of Trauma Made Simple

November 18, 2014


Shelley Uram, M.D. Psychiatrist
Senior Fellow The Meadows
Wickenburg, AZ

CME/CEU Credit

2.5 CMEs/CEUs certificates

Torrance Memorial Medical Center is accredited by the Institute for Medical Quality/California Medical Association (IMQ/CMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Torrance Memorial Medical Center takes responsibility for the content, quality and scientific integrity of this CME activity.

Torrance Memorial Medical Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.5 AMA PRA Category I credit TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. This credit may also be applied to the CMA Certification in Continuing Medical Education.

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Call 310-784-4929 or email herbert.kaighan@tmmc.com

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