Meeting Needs of Hurting people

Custom made: 1-4 days

This workshop explores the impact trauma may have with various client population in various situations. The workshop will be tailored to meet the needs of a specific group demographic depending on the focus of the group. i.e. children trauma, family, refugees/war, trauma, grief, divorce/loss, post traumatic stress disorder.

Aims: Participants become familiar with the basic therapeutic needs and interventions of the various client population that may seek counseling.

Content:

- What every helper needs to be aware of concerning psychological trauma and its impact.
- Psychological Trauma
- Impact of abuse (i.e. physical abuse, sexual abuse, spiritual abuse)
- Impact of family violence
- Impact of abortion
- Impact of rape

Acute Trauma (PTSD – post traumatic stress disorder)
- Unique aspects of war and terrorism
- Unique aspects of refugee trauma
- Unique aspects of disaster outreach

Trauma Counseling – phases and interventions
- Trauma Psychotherapy – typical phases
- Unique Aspects of Children’s Trauma

Grief Counseling – phases of grief
-Impact of loss of loved one (death, divorce)
- Impact of loss of job/security etc.

Experiential workshop
Small group circles