(20 CEUs) New! NASW-NJ Trauma Certificate program.

Wednesday, July 07 2021 9:00 AM - Wednesday, August 18 2021 1:00 PM [EDT]

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NASW Member Rate PARTIAL APPROVAL - $350.00

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Wednesday, July 07 2021 9:00 AM - Wednesday, August 18 2021 1:00 PM [EDT]

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.

Cancellation policy

REFUND REQUESTS: Please see our refund policies and request a refund by clicking here. All refund requests must be submitted online.

Refund requests must be received by 1 week before the course date and refunds are subject to a $50.00 processing fee. No refunds will be granted for cancellations after that time period.



For more information, contact Helen French at hfrench.naswnj@socialworkers.org or call 732-296-8070 x 122.

Contact the Organizer

Julie Roebuck, LCSW is a graduate of New York University, a licensed clinical social worker and the Chief Executive Officer of the Trauma Consulting, Training and Clinical Services Center, LLC. She has over twenty-five years of experience working with various types of traumas, including but not limited to domestic violence, sexual abuse, child fatalities, divorce, life threatening illnesses, sudden onset of medical illnesses, developmental abandonment /neglect and all types of life transitions. Throughout her career she has developed multiple programs such as the Batterers Intervention and Assessment Center in Newark Court System, and the Morris County Sexual Assault Center in Morristown, New Jersey. Julie Roebuck, LCSW presently works with children, adolescents and adults. She also provides psychological evaluations for immigrants seeking asylum and other types of evaluations for the courts. She practices CBT, EFT EMDR and IFS. Julie Roebuck LCSW is also a trainer, a consultant and a NASW trained clinical supervisor.

About Julie Roebuck


Rupa M. Khetarpal is an Assistant professor at Rutgers School of Social Work. She has over 15 years of experience of clinical practice with survivors of trauma, both domestic and international including Africa, South Asia, Middle East, Balkan, Eastern Europe and Latin America. Her clinical practice has included working with survivors of torture, human trafficking, domestic violence, sexual violence and gender-based violence. She has also worked extensively on developing cross cultural competencies within various systems in responding to trauma survivors in New Jersey. She currently manages the Rutgers MSW Violence Against Women and Children Certificate Program (VAWC-CP), that offers specialized education through the Center on Violence Against Women and Children, Rutgers University. Rupa was the former Director of the Cross Cultural Counseling Center, a mental health program for refugees and immigrants at the International Institute of New Jersey. She previously served as a psychosocial consultant with Doctors Without Borders/Medicene` Sans Frontiers (MSF) providing psychosocial support to the humanitarian aid workers. She maintains a private practice in Highland Park, New Jersey, where her clinical work is informed by the integration of a variety of frameworks including body oriented trauma therapies, cognitive behavioral interventions and the neuroscience of traumatic experience –with the understanding that the mind-body and spirit work in conjunction and are interdependent. She also conducts forensic psychological evaluations for immigration proceedings including Exceptional Hardship, Domestic Violence U visas and VAWA Self Petitions.

About Rupa Khetarpal