Seventy percent of U.S. adults have experienced a traumatic event at least once in their lives—often before age 18. The results can be disrupted brain development, adoption of at-risk health behaviors, and increased risk for disease, disability, social problems, and physical and mental illness. (National Council for Mental Wellbeing)
The NASW-NJ Trauma Certificate program is a 20 hour program of in-depth training covering foundational therapeutic skills, neuro-biological, psychological and somatic impacts of trauma and more(full program details below). This is an interactive program featuring case scenarios, best practices and breakout groups.
Attendees will receive 20 CEUs and a certificate of completion.
There are 4 hours of self-study prerequisites which will be sent to you the week of June 14, 2021.
Live instruction will take place over four days on Wednesday July 7th, Wednesday July 14th, Wednesday August 11th and Wednesday August 18th from 9AM-1PM.
Topics covered include: Foundations of Trauma and Crisis Interventions; Neuro-biological Impact of Trauma; Type 1 Traumas and Type 2 Traumas; Psychological Impact of Trauma; Somatic Impact of Trauma; Socio-Cultural Impact of Trauma; Trauma Informed Clinical Interventions; Countertransference & Transference within our Socio-cultural Hemisphere; Legal & Ethical Implications for Working With Trauma Survivors; Trauma Informed Supervision
Regular Rate - $450
Member Rate- $350 (Members save over 22%!)
For those licensed in NY: NASW New Jersey Chapter SW CPE 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-0138. This course does not necessarily meet supervision requirements in the state of New York.