Education for Health Professionals
on Psychological Trauma & Trauma-informed care
Welcome! Trauma Education Essentials offers educational webinars and online courses
for health professionals on topics related to complex trauma. We feature international experts
who cover a diverse array of clinically relevant topics, all delivered in a dynamic and interactive format.
- The Trauma Education Essentials Team
2 Hour Live Webinar with Mark Sanders, LCSW, CADC
Trauma Informed Care: A Focus on Ethics and Cultural Competence
In this webinar, Mark Sanders, LCSW, CADC, will discuss a historical perspective on trauma and trauma treatment in North America and implications for advocacy and ethics when counseling clients with traumatic stress disorders; the ethical responsibility to help break inter-generational patterns of addiction and trauma in families; integrating evidence based trauma treatment with cultural competent practice; non-traditional and culturally influenced approaches for addressing complex trauma, historical trauma and 24-7-365 terror; the importance of laughter and other self care strategies to avoid ethical dilemmas cause by secondary trauma. CE credits available.
November 6, 2019 at 6:30 pm Eastern Standard Time
What Exactly is Trauma Therapy?
with Dana Ross, MD, MSc, FRCPC
In this webinar, Dana Ross, MD, MSc, FRCPC, will discuss what makes trauma therapy unique compared to other types of therapy. She will summarize recent modern and emerging theory in the field, and will use clinical scenarios to illustrate the practical application of these ideas and approaches. Four key components of complex trauma including relational injuries, affect dysregulation, attempts to regulate, and a fragmented sense of self, will be outlined. The core pathways to healing from trauma and a definition of trauma therapy will be discussed. A lot of opportunity for questions and answers will be provided in this webinar, and helpful handouts that can be used clinically will be provided along with a pdf of the presenter’s slides.