By the end of the course, the Counselor, Marriage and Family Therapist, Social Worker or Psychologist will be able to:
-State the Code of Ethics stance on informing potential victims of a clear and imminent danger.
-State factors that are closely related to counterphobic mechanisms.
-State the role that a "pervasive sense of doom" plays in PTSD.
-State three assumptions about themselves victims of trauma are usually forced to reconsider.
-State crucial elements of transference for individuals held hostage.
-State the result of disturbing pathological transference for a victim held hostage.
-State how the hostage perceives negotiations.
-State what produces a pseudo-rational state of mind.
-State four variables that enter into determining whether transference will take place.
-State two principles found in the Social Work Code of Ethics that focus on self-awareness.
-State four major symptom categories that are the same for PTSD and STSD.
-State a question you might use with a PTSD victim for "checking out reality."
-Give an example of a personal growth funnel.
-State the three phases of the Stockholm Syndrome.
"The instructional level of this course is introductory, intermediate, or advanced depending on the learners clinical area of expertise."