4 CEUs Treating PTSD: Natural Disasters, Sexual Abuse & Combat

Course Learning Objectives/Outcomes

By the end of the course, the Counselor, Marriage and Family Therapist, Social Worker or Psychologist will be able to:
-Name three ways to identify how trauma can affect a client.
-Name three ways that a client might re-experience trauma.
-Name three types of adaptation reactions to trauma.
-Name three manifestations of depression in conjunction with PTSD.
-Name three ways for a client to better understand his or her emotions.
-Name three destructive behaviors that clients use in answer to survivor guilt.
-Name the three levels of victimization.
-Name three disorders might be confused with “complex” post-traumatic stress disorder.
-Explain what does Herman mean by the “dialectic of trauma”.
-Explain how does Yalom define an “adaptive spiral”.
-Explain what is the main purpose of a Trigger Chart.
-Name two possible outcomes of a client’s near-death or “out-of-body” experience.
-Explain what treatment showed superior outcomes in recovery and improvement rates compared to control conditions for CA-related PTSD or Complex PTSD.

"The instructional level of this course is introductory, intermediate, or advanced depending on the learners clinical area of expertise."


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Psychology CEUs, Counselor CEUs, Social Worker CEUs, MFT CEUs