By the end of the course, the Counselor, Marriage and Family Therapist, Social Worker or Psychologist will be able to:
-Name two symptoms of PTSD.
-Explain the relation of posttraumatic stress disorder in depression.
-Identify four losses trauma survivors may face.
-Name four interventions for victims of violent crimes.
-Identify seven ways of helping trauma victims in expressing their emotions and feelings.
-Discuss grief and guilt in posttraumatic stress disorder.
-List three challenges faced by victims of violent crimes.
-Name four transference variables.
-List six categories of filtering a PTSD client may use.
-Explain what the certified counselor must do when a client’s condition indicates that there is a clear and imminent danger to the client or others.
-Name what four major symptom categories are same for PTSD as for STSD.
-Explain a question you might have the client use for “checking out reality” when PTSD victims of terrorism and other traumas may have problems with trust.
-Explain an example of Personal Growth Funnel.
-Name the three phases of the Stockholm Syndrome.
-Explain how a hostage can lessen the aggression of a captor.
-Explain how can the Stockholm Syndrome be fostered.
"The instructional level of this course is introductory, intermediate, or advanced depending on the learners clinical area of expertise."