CEU Course Description
This course covers various treatment approaches designed specifically to treat trauma-related symptoms, trauma-related disorders, and specific disorders of traumatic stress. To do this, trauma-specific treatment models, providing a brief overview of interventions that can be delivered immediately after a trauma, as well as trauma-specific interventions for use beyond the immediate crisis is addressed. In addition, focus is placed on integrated care that targets trauma-specific treatment for mental, substance use, and co-occurring disorders. Finally, this course provides a brief review of selected emerging interventions.
Article Author: Kathleen Guarino, LMHC
Exam writer: Patricia Hocking-Walker, M.S. (Psychology)
1. Describe various treatment approaches designed specifically to treat trauma-related symptoms and disorders.
2. Differentiate between treatment models that are meant to be delivered immediately after a trauma and those used beyond the initial crisis.
3. Review interventions that are emerging to address traumatic stress symptoms and disorders.
4. Identify treatment strategies that help clients who are experiencing trauma related issues along with substance dependence.
5. Discuss research findings pertaining to trauma-specific treatment services.
ACE credit is not offered for this course. A list of courses offering ACE credit can be found here.
This course is CAADE approved.
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Added On: 2017-09-11