Trauma Informed Approach: A SAMHSA Model in Custody
Total CE Credit Hours: 4
Course Info URL: http://www.ce-credit.com/courses/102257
About the Course:
The course “Trauma Informed Approach: A SAMHSA Model in Custody” will: a) explore the history behind the concept “Trauma Informed Approach” (TIA) b) its guiding principles, c) the different types of traumas research has identified along with their symptomatology d) intervention styles necessary to promote resiliency and e) suggestions on how to implement the TIA model in a correctional environment. The course concludes by addressing the unique challenges of implementing TIA in a correctional setting and offers suggestions on how to address these. This course is also an educational tool as it provides a training format easily adaptable to any correctional institution.
Selma De Jesus-Zayas, Ph.D.
This course is recommended for health care professionals, especially psychologists, counselors, social workers, and addiction professionals who seek knowledge about Trauma Informed Approach. It is appropriate for (an introductory level, an intermediate level, an advanced level, introductory to intermediate levels, intermediate to advanced levels, all levels) of participants’ knowledge.
Learn the philosophy and guiding principles of a Trauma Informed Approach (TIA) from the perspective of the Substance Abuse and Mental Services Administration (SAMHSA).
Classify the different types of trauma identified by research, their symptomatology, and intervention tools.
Learn how to promote resiliency among trauma victims.
Explore how to integrate TIA into a correctional setting.
Provide a training format to implement TIA in a correctional environment.
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