PY 856A: AdvSem-Aftermath & Treatment of Trauma

Synonym:

86180 (for web registration)

Section:

A

Faculty:

Elaine Campbell

Credits:

3

Seats:

12

Semester:

Fall 2012

Meeting Schedule:

Mondays 8/27 - 12/17 (4:30PM-5:59PM)

Description:

Competency Area: Intervention

The psychological sequelae of traumatic events and their resolution will be the focus of this course. This will be illustrated using a four-stage model: victimization, aftermath, integration, and full recovery. Specific trauma-related disorders will be covered, including simple and complex PTSD. The trauma literature will be examined through a psychohistorical lens.