PY 856A: AdvSem-Aftermath & Treatment of Trauma

Synonym:

66195 (for web registration)

Section:

A

Faculty:

Elaine Campbell

Credits:

3

Seats:

12

Semester:

Spring 2010

Meeting Schedule:

Mondays 1/25 - 5/10 (4:30PM-6:59PM)

Description:

Competency Area: Intervention
Restricted to Year III & Year IV students. Restricted to Year IV students from December 10 - 16; open to Year III students on December 17.

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.