Course Detail: HLTH-4453 - Trauma Informed Care: Ethical and Cultural Considerations

In this workshop you will learn about the historical perspective on trauma treatment in America and implications for advocacy and ethics. The diagnostic criteria of five varieties of traumatic stress disorder and evidence based treatment approaches to trauma treatment and recovery will be discussed. Topics will include acute stress disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder, complex trauma, 24-7-365 terror, and historical trauma. Emphasis will be placed upon ethics including boundaries and how to avoid doing harm in your work with trauma survivors. Culturally nuanced approaches to trauma recovery will be highlighted. This workshop is designed for licensed clinical social workers,licensed clinical professional counselors, addiction counselors and registered nurses.

Class notes: Seven (7) contact hours awarded to nurses, professional counselors/clinical counselors, physical therapists, occupational therapists, social workers, and nursing home administrators. Seven (7) IAODAPCA contact hours have been approved for: Counselor II, CARS II,CODP I or II, PCGC II, CCJP II, CAAP II, CRSSI or II, CVSS II, CPRS I or II, MAATP II, CFPP II,  and NCRS II.     


Use the name and address on file with your professional licensing agency when you register. This information is necessary when reporting your attendance. After you successfully complete this course, you can sign into the KCC Continuing Education site to print your CE certificate at anytime.

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