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An introduction to Somatic Experiencing Therapy, EMDR therapy, and TF-CBT therapy

Dec 16, 2020
Learning Objectives When given information about the 3 types of therapy discussed in this presentation participants will Understand what Somatic Experience Therapy is, how it…

Beyond the formula: Trauma-informed interventions to break from the CBT formula

Learning Objectives When given information about Trauma-informed interventions participants will be able to Understand and explain how nervous system regulation allows clients to overcome their…

Trauma and Discrimination Stressors Among Socially Marginalized Groups

Learning Objectives When given information about trauma origin and development participants will Describe the difference between PTSD and C-PTSD and understand the effects of each…

The Special Sauce: The Common Denominator in integrated Helping

Learning Objectives When given information about cultural competency, integrated care, and modern psychotherapy, participants will: 1. Describe at least one common denominator in the practices…

The effects of Trauma on Children and how Mindfulness can help

Learning Objectives 1) Clinicians will understand the types of trauma that impact children. 2) Clinicians will understand how trauma impacts children mentally, emotionally, physically, and…

Anxiety and the Teen Brain

Learning Objectives 1) What is anxiety (physiologically--brain and body) and how does chronic anxiety impact the developing brain from childhood into adulthood? 2) Why does…

What is Trauma-Informed Counseling and What is the Science Behind It?

Dec 11, 2020
Learning Objectives When given information about trauma-informed counseling techniques and the science that inspired it participants will: 1. Describe at the dominant paradigm of Trauma-Informed…

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