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Dealing with the Effects of Trauma: A Self-Help Guide

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About the Course:

This booklet is one in a series entitled Recovering Your Mental Health. It focuses on helping individuals cope with traumatic events and makes suggestions for how they can take charge of their own recovery.

This course is based on the reading-based online, Dealing with the Effects of Trauma: A Self-Help Guide created by Prepared by Mary Ellen Copeland, M.S., M.A. in 0.

Publication Date:

November 2002

Course Material Author

Prepared by Mary Ellen Copeland, M.S., M.A.

This publication was funded by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), Center for Mental Health Services (CMHS).

Course Creator

Keith Gibson, Ph.D.

Recommended For:

This course is recommended for health care personnel who are new to understanding the impact of traumatic events on people’s lives. It is appropriate for an introductory level of participants’ knowledge.

Course Objectives:

  1. To be able to assist traumatized clients in their journey to recovery

  2. To be introduced to material designed to help traumatized individuals

  3. To learn more about what trauma is and how it can affect people in different ways

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American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders (AAHCPAD)

2 credit hours

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American Psychological Association (APA)

2 credit hours

CE Learning Systems is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. CE Learning Systems maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

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NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)

2 credit hours

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National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)

2 credit hours

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Article: Dealing with the Effects of Trauma: A Self-Help Guide

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Course Retired
Course Number 100126
2 credit hours
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  • Reading-Based Online
Exam Fee: No Longer Available
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1824 members have taken this course