By the end of the course, the Counselor, Marriage and Family Therapist, Social Worker or Psychologist will be able to:
-Discuss four risk factors regarding secondary traumatic stress disorder in trauma therapists.
-Discuss four factors regarding variables associated with secondary traumatic stress among mental health professionals.
-Discuss four factors regarding countertransference management.
-Discuss six areas regarding therapist emotional reactions and client resistance.
-Discuss three therapist mistakes.
-Discuss social justice attitudes among therapists.
-Discuss four strategies regarding practitioners’ experiences of client violence.
-Name what is the hallmark of vicarious traumatization.
-Explain what is the most important self-assessment question.
-Explain what is the basic stress dimension of a burnout.
-Explain what solutions did Balletto provide for vicarious trauma.
-Explain what factor contributed to HIV worker, Shernoff, “failure,” as he terms it, concerning countertransference.
-Explain what court viewpoints contributed to MacKinnon’s stress regarding coerced referrals.
-Explain what two differences compared with Psychoanalysts their behavior and inferred attitudes in the experimental situation.
-Name the interpersonal symptoms of burnout.
"The instructional level of this course is introductory, intermediate, or advanced depending on the learners clinical area of expertise."
CEU Continuing Education for
Counselor CEUs, Social Worker CEUs, Psychologist CEs, MFT CEUs