CBT for Children Affected by Sexual Abuse or Trauma

$10.00 | CE Hours:2.00 | Intermediate

Due to the age of the material, this course will be discontinued from our library on 03/25/2020.

CEU Course Description

This course is intended to build a better understanding of the characteristics and benefits of Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy by discussing: features of TF-CBT; key components; target population; effectiveness of TF-CBT; what to look for in a therapist; and considerations for child welfare agency administrators.

Course Objectives

1. Summarize the emotional and behavioral difficulties that often occur for children and adolescents who have experienced trauma.

2. Identify the features and key components of TF-CBT, including target population.

3. Describe research findings pertaining to the effectiveness and limitations of TF-CBT.

4. Review the characteristics and benefits of Alternatives for Families: A Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (AF-CBT), including treatment phases and unique components.

5. Discuss parent, child, and family outcomes for AF-CBT as well as what to look for in a therapist.

Social Work Approval

Social Work CE Credit for this course is offered with the following approvals. Many state boards of social work will accept the approvals listed. Provider Approvals by state and license type can be found here.

  • Quantum Units Education is approved by the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists, CAMFT Provider #89970, to sponsor continuing education for LMFTs, LCSWs, LPCCs, and/or LEP. Quantum Units Education maintains responsibility for this program/course and its content.
  • Florida board for Social Workers CE Provider #50-8650 (Quantum 'immediately' reports CE Credits to Florida licensees) 
  • Illinois Department of Professional Regulation, License No. 159.001261 approved CE Sponsor
  • Ohio CSWMFTB #RCST091701 approved CE Provider
  • Texas Board of SWE #5070 approved CE Provider
  • ACE credit is not offered for this course. A list of courses offering ACE credit can be found here.

To see approvals for a different license type in your state, visit our state by state provider approval listings here.


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Added On: 2015-01-16

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