Clinical Issues in Trauma-Informed Care

$6.00 | CE Hours:2.00 | Intermediate

CEU Course Description

This course provides a thorough discussion of trauma-informed prevention and treatment objectives along with practical counselor strategies.  Specific treatment issues related to working with trauma survivors in a clinical setting are discussed as well, including client engagement, pacing and timing, traumatic memories, and culturally appropriate and gender-responsive services.  This course also gives guidelines for making referrals to trauma-specific services.

Article Author:  Kathleen Guarino, LMHC
Exam writer:  Patricia Hocking-Walker, M.S. (Psychology)

Course Objectives

1. Identify prevention and treatment objectives for trauma-informed care.

2. Summarize specific strategies to assist peer supporters in providing care to trauma survivors.

3. Describe methods to identify and manage trauma-related triggers.

4. Discuss treatment issues such as client engagement, pacing and timing, treatment length, legal issues, and others.

5. Evaluate how cultural and gender issues may impact trauma-specific care.

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 (Quantum 'immediately' reports CE Credits to Florida licensees)
  • Texas Board of Social Workers
  • ACE credit is not offered for this course. A list of courses offering ACE credit can be found here.

Course Development: Each course is identified and reviewed by the appropriate Quantum Units Education consultant with professional and licensed expertise in the various disciplines we serve. Our professional consultants oversee course development to satisfy the needs of various professionals based on their board requirements, rate course degree of difficulty and ensure the course content and exam questions are appropriate, relevant and comprehensive. See our professional staff and their bios here.

*Provider Approvals by state and license type can be found here.
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Added On: 2017-09-11

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