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Trauma-informed care and practice (PNRS 850)


Course Name


Trauma-Informed Care and Practice


Course Description


This fully-online course introduces students to the concepts of trauma-informed care and practice.


This new course will be offered beginning in spring 2019. Please check back here for details.



Subject Code


PNRS 850



Course Content


Topics include:

  • Basics of Trauma: Attachment, Risk, Resilience, and Types of Trauma
  • Trauma Related Disorder DSM 5
  • Complex Trauma and the Impact of Trauma on the Whole Person
  • Philosophy of Trauma Informed Care and Practice
  • Introduction to Trauma Screening and Trauma Specific Services
  • Vicarious Trauma, Secondary Trauma Stress, PTSD, Post Traumatic Growth and Compassion Fatigue Resilience



2019/2020 Dates to be posted as offerings become available.



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