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Understanding Trauma

  • WMU Beltline Conference Center 2333 East Beltline Avenue Southeast Grand Rapids, MI, 49546 United States (map)

Course Description:

Social workers and other helping professionals inevitably encounter individuals who have experienced trauma. A foundational understanding of the nature of trauma and its impact provides the groundwork for developing the ability to effectively serve people who have experienced trauma. In this workshop, you will explore the general nature and impact of trauma across the lifespan. You will learn the elements of trauma-informed care at the individual, family, organizational, and community levels.

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CE Value (credits):  6
CE Type: Standard

Michigan State University School of SW

Contact Information:
Ryan Hasselbach