Course Details

Course TitleTrauma Awareness (2 hour course)
Date Varies
Credit Hours2
Method of InstructionIndependent Learning
Approving AgencyAPA
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Course Description

<p style="margin-bottom: 0.0001pt; line-height: normal; background-image: initial; background-position: initial; background-size: initial; background-repeat: initial; background-attachment: initial; background-origin: initial; background-clip: initial;"><span style="font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman",serif;mso-fareast-font-family: "Times New Roman"">This course provides an overview of traumatic experiences. It covers types of trauma; distinguishes among traumas that affect individuals, groups, and communities; describes trauma characteristics; and addresses the socioecological and cultural factors that influence the impact of trauma.<o:p></o:p></span></p>

Course Objectives

<p style="margin-bottom:0in;margin-bottom:.0001pt;line-height: normal"><span style="font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman",serif; mso-fareast-font-family:"Times New Roman"">List the types of trauma. Discuss the objective and subjective characteristics of trauma. Explain individual and sociocultural features that serve as risk or protective factors.<o:p></o:p></span></p>