An introduction to traumatic stress and trauma support practices.
( accredited for 15 CPD Points)
This course is aimed at organizations, lay counsellors and individuals needing a substantial understanding of the effects of trauma to provide better assistance to victims of violent crime and traumatic incidents.
Introduction to traumatic stress.
Trauma field in South Africa.
Traumatic stress response.
Definition of traumatic stress.
Types of trauma & Types of victims
4 Phases of traumatic stress.
Post traumatic stress reaction.
Post traumatic stress disorder.
Acute stress disorder
Supporting Victims of Trauma
Trauma Support / Crisis intervention
Introduction to Trauma lay counselling model