Via live interactive webinar
Note: This course is a standalone and also part of the Trauma Mastermind
Working with individuals who have experienced trauma can be challenging. This is compounded when one or both partners in the relationship bring with them past trauma issues. This brief but practical training will begin by defining what the PTSD couple looks like and how to begin therapy with them.
We will outline the treatment plan as well as clear individual and couple trauma-informed techniques to help each person thrive on an individual basis and then as a couple. If you work with couples, or even individuals who are in a relationship, this is a training you don’t want to miss.
Upon the completion of this course, participants will be able to:
- Define the PTSD couple.
- Apply 3 trauma informed couples counseling interventions
Sources and Resources (click to expand):
Atchison, C. G., Butler, J., & Damiano, P. (2020). Adverse Childhood Experiences: A Model for Effective 21st-Century Clinical–Community Partnerships. American Journal of Public Health, 110(4), 450–451.Herman, J. L. (1997). Trauma and recovery: The aftermath of violence - from domestic abuse to political terror. Basic Books.
Lei, M.-K., Beach, S. R. H., & Simons, R. L. (2018). Childhood trauma, pubertal timing, and cardiovascular risk in adulthood. Health Psychology, 37(7), 613–617.
Levine, P. A. (2008). Healing trauma: A pioneering program for restoring the wisdom of your body. Boulder, CO: Sounds True.
Levine, P. A. (2014). Sexual Healing: Transforming the Sacred Wound. Audio Book. Boulder, CO: Sounds True.
Levine, P. A., & Kline, M. (2008). Trauma-proofing your kids: A parent’s guide for instilling confidence, joy and resilience. North Atlantic Books.
Ogle, C. M., Rubin, D. C., & Siegler, I. C. (2013). The impact of the developmental timing of trauma exposure on PTSD symptoms and psychosocial functioning among older adults. Developmental Psychology, 49(11), 2191–2200.
Perry, B. D. & Winfrey, O. (2021). What Happened to You? Conversations on trauma, resilience and healing. New York, NY: Flatiron Books.
Schore, A. N. (2016). Affect regulation and the origin of the self: the neurobiology of emotional development. Routledge.
Van Der Kolk, B. (2014). The body keeps the score brain, mind and body in the healing of trauma. Penguin Books.
1 CE Live Online Contact Hour(s)
Note: Live interactive webinar is considered the same credit status as live in person by New York, Maryland and many other State boards. Please confirm with your local board.
Core Wellness, LLC is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #SW-0569 and for mental health counselors, #MHC-0167. Note: This course provides 1 Contact Hour(s) live online credits (via interactive webinar).
Core Wellness, LLC is authorized by the Maryland Board of Social Work Examiners to sponsor social work continuing education programs and maintains full responsibility for all programs. Our credits are accepted via reciprocity by the Maryland Board of Professional Counselors and Board of Psychologists. Please verify with your board.
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program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. Core Wellness LLC, #1745 maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period: 05/18/2020 to 05/18/2024. Social workers participating in this course will receive 1 continuing education credits (in person or live online).
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Core Wellness, LLC is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Core Wellness, LLC maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
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