Total CE Credit Hours: 3
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/101830
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About the Course:
Trauma and Co-Occurring Disorders Among Youth defines key terms and provides a description of the impact of trauma exposure on children and youth with co-occurring disorders. Emphasis will be placed on the impact of traumatic stress on children and adolescents to support the need for trauma informed systems of care.
This course is based on the reading-based online article, Trauma and Co-Occurring Disorders Among Youth created by Coreena Hendrickson, LCSW
Journal/Publisher:Children's Hospital of Los Angeles
Publication Date:June 2009
Course Material Author
This course is recommended for health care professionals, especially addiction counselors, psychologists, mental health counselors, and social workers who seek knowledge about trauma and co-occurring disorders among youth. It is appropriate for introductory to immediate levels of participants' knowledge.
After taking this course, you should be able to:
- Explain prevalence of trauma and co-occurring disorders among youth, and show understanding of adolescent development and traumatic stress in children and adolescents.
- Identify the substance use among youth as well as the connection between traumatic stress and substance abuse which include special populations and cultural competency.
- Understand the comprehensive systems of care, the process of screening and assessment, the necessity of evidence-based practices, and the importance of staff being able to manage stress and self-care.
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