Trauma Interventions With Clients, Organizations and Self

You can preview this course and take the first two post tests, but in order to receive the certificate of completion and the associated 3 CEUs authorized by the Minnesota Board of Social Work, you must purchase the course. You should check with your own licensing board to determine if the CEUs earned here will be recognized.

Course Objectives

  1. Understand the physiology of trauma
  2. Review the relationship between adverse childhood experiences (ACES) and problems in adolescence and adulthood
  3. Evaluate the concept of a second ACES (Adverse Community Environments)
  4. Discuss the importance of the healing relationship between professional and client
  5. Understand the dimensions of self-care
  6. Define the concept of the sanctuary model
  7. Evaluate the impact on individuals within an organization that experience stress
  8. Review the complex interaction between traumatized clients, stressed staff, pressured organizations, and an oppressive social and economic environment
  9. Identify the four pillars of sanctuary
  10. Apply the concept of commitment to enact the sanctuary model with an organization
  11. Differentiate between secondary traumatic stress, compassion fatigue, vicarious trauma, and burnout
  12. Identify potential predictors and specific indicators of these conditions
  13. Recognize the adverse effects these work-related conditions have on individual providers, the clients they serve, and the organizations that employ them

Steps to Completion

  1. Preview any or all of the three videos contained in the course at no charge.
  2. The post tests for the first two videos are available via a link at the end of each video.
  3. The post test associated with the final video is not available until the course is purchased
  4. Purchase the course by clicking on the purchase CEU button.
  5. Once you complete your purchase, you will receive an email with the URL for the final post test.
  6. When you have completed the post test, you will automatically be provided with a PDF of the certificate that you can download and print.

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