A Novel Approach to Understanding Stress, Trauma, and Bodymind Therapies

$8.00 | CE Hours:2.00 | Advanced

CE Course Description

This advanced CE course offers an alternative perspective on the concept of stress, and provides a clearer understanding of the mechanisms of action of bodymind therapeutic and educational systems (BTES).  The concept of the Preparatory Set (PS), defined as the unitary, largely subcortical, organization of the organism in preparation for response to environmental conditions, is also proposed.

Article Author:  Mardi A. Crane-Godreau, Ph.D., et al.
Exam writer:  Patricia Hocking-Walker, M.S. (Psychology)

CE Course Objectives

1.  Explain what fully conscious experiences of emotional body language is mediated by.

2.  Investigate what voluntary control of breathing has been demonstrated to alter.

3.  Compare and contrast explicit and implicit memory.

4.  Examine the behavior that can facilitate autonomic and affective balance.

5.  Identify during which phase of development a disturbance may profoundly damage later affective and cognitive development.

6.  Describe the behavior necessary to end the core stress response.

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: 2017-02-19

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