Examine the concept of trauma, its prevalence among clients of human service organizations and its profound effect on client outcomes. Recognize sources of trauma such as childhood neglect, homelessness, drug addiction, mental illness, sexual abuse, frequent incarceration and other types of trauma-inducing experiences. Apply effective trauma informed care practices and strategies.
Term: Fall 2020
Course Type: Credit - 2 Credits
Ways to take the class: Online Sync
Start Date: 10/26/2020
End Date: 12/19/2020
Class Size: 25
Section Info: Attendance in online class sessions on the following Mondays: 11/9; 11/30; and 12/14 from 5:30p-7:45p is mandatory for this section.