Creating a Trauma-Informed Workforce

$12.00 | CE Hours:4.00 | Intermediate

CEU Course Description

This course focuses on key workforce development activities, such as: recruiting, hiring, and retaining trauma-informed staff; training behavioral health service providers on the principles of and evidence-based and emerging best practices relevant to, TIC; developing and promoting a set of counselor competencies specific to TIC; delineating the responsibilities of counselors and addressing ethical considerations specifically relevant to promoting TIC; providing trauma-informed clinical supervision; and committing to prevention and treatment of secondary trauma of behavioral health professionals within the organization.  Addressing each of these areas is essential to building a trauma-informed workforce and an organizational culture that supports TIC.

Course Objectives

1. Discuss strategies for recruiting, hiring, and retaining trauma-informed staff.

2. Describe methods to train behavioral health service providers on the principles of trauma-informed care and evidence-based and emerging best practices relevant to TIC.

3. Summarize how organizations can develop and promote a set of counselor competencies specific to TIC, and provide trauma-informed clinical supervision

4. Review ways than an organization can commit to the prevention and treatment of secondary trauma among behavioral health professionals.

5. Evaluate the responsibilities of counselors and address ethical considerations specifically relevant to promoting TIC.

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: 2016-08-13

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