This course is designed for helping professionals that work with children who have experienced trauma from child abuse and/or neglect. The fundamentals of Trauma-Informed Care and practice principles of Trauma-Focused Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy are covered in detail.
Course created on June 23, 2021
Course Type: Video, Audio
CE/CEU Offered: AK/1.0; AL/1.0; AR/1.0; ASWB ACE/1.0 Clinical; AZ/1.0; CA/1.0; CE Broker/1.0 General (FL), Continuing Education (OH), Continuing Education By A Social Worker (SC), Category I Social Work (WV), CE Broker #20-844359; CO/1.0; CT/1.0; DC/1.0; DE/1.0; FL/1.0; GA/1.0; HI/1.0; IA/1.0; IACET/0.1; ID/1.0; IL/1.0; IN/1.0; KS/1.0; KY/1.0; LA/1.0; MA/1.0; MD/1.0; ME/1.0; MI/1.0; MN/1.0; MO/1.0; MS/1.0; MT/1.0; NC/1.0; ND/1.0; NE/1.0; NH/1.0; NM/1.0; NV/1.0; NY-Contact Hours/1.0 Self-Study; OH/1.0; OK/1.0; OR/1.0; PA/1.0; RI/1.0; SC/1.0; SD/1.0; TN/1.0; TX/1.0; UT/1.0; VA/1.0; VT/1.0; WA/1.0; WI/1.0; WV/1.0; WY/1.0
- After this course, participants will be able to demonstrate a general understanding of trauma and the basic principles of Trauma-Informed Care in practice with children who have experienced abuse/neglect.
- After this course, participants will be able to recognize Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT) as an evidence-based treatment for children who have experienced abuse/neglect.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify how to become licensed to practice Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT) with children and families.
|5-15 Minutes||Understanding Trauma In Children|
|15-25 Minutes||The Basic Principles of TIC|
|25-40 Minutes||TF-CBT as an Evidence-based Treatment for Children|
|40-45 Minutes||TF-CBT Group Treatment|
|45-55 Minutes||Practicing TF- CBT with Children and Families|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary, Q & A|
PhD, MSW LISW
Dr. April Dirks is a Professor of Social Work at Mount Mercy University and holds a PhD and MSW from the University of Iowa. She has extensive clinical experience in the mental health field as a private practitioner and is a Licensed Independent Social Worker. As a therapist, she specialized in narrative therapy, crisis intervention, depression, child abuse, and other emotional issues. Dr. Dirks has also served as a school social worker and bilingual family therapist working with at-risk youth, immigrant families, and family trauma. In addition, Dr. Dirks’ special topics of interest in teaching and research include child welfare, cultural competency, suicide, at-risk youth, Latino families, trauma, and human sexuality.
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