Clinical Practice with Adult Trauma

SSW CP 803

Graduate Prerequisites: (SSWCP755 & SSWCP756 & SSWCP757) For Traditional Track and HSE Students ; Graduate Corequisites: (SSWCP755 OR SSWCP756 OR SSWCP757)For Advanced Standing Students - Students learn different theoretical approaches to trauma and examine clinical strategies for intervening with traumatized adults from diverse backgrounds. Sources of trauma including natural disasters, the refugee and immigrant experience, interpersonal violence, and the accumulation of traumatic events over the life span are discussed in terms of their physical and emotional consequences. Students examine diagnostic issues including PTSD and complex PTSD, and co-occurring psychiatric disorders. Evidence-based interventions and emerging areas of practice with traumatized adult populations will be highlighted. Larger social, cultural and political forces are considered in shaping both exposure to and recovery from traumatic stressors. Finally, the impact of trauma work on clinicians and strategies for self-care and reducing burnout will be a theme of the course.

FALL 2024 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
A1 Gomez EPC 203 R 3:30 pm-5:15 pm CHARLES RIVER CAMPUS. Pre Req: CP755/756/757 for Traditional Track or HSE students. Co-Req with 755/756/757 for Advanced Standing students.

FALL 2024 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
A2 Jacobson CAS 114A M 6:30 pm-8:15 pm CHARLES RIVER CAMPUS. Pre Req: CP755/756/757 for Traditional Track or HSE students. Co-Req with 755/756/757 for Advanced Standing students.

FALL 2024 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
Y1 ARR 12:00 am-12:00 am Fall River Campus Section.

FALL 2024 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
Y2 Keenan ARR 12:00 am-12:00 am Cape Cod Campus Section.

Note: this course was also offered during Summer Term

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