In this course, we talk about overcoming trauma and building resilience with Dr. Julian Ford and Dr. Amanda Zelechoski. Dr. Ford is a clinical psychologist and Professor of Psychiatry and Law at the University of Connecticut where he directs two Treatment and Services Adaptation Centers in the National Child Traumatic Stress Network. Dr. Ford is past President of the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies and has published more than 250 articles and book chapters and is the author or editor of 10 books. Dr. Amanda Zelechoski is a licensed clinical and forensic psychologist specializing in trauma. She is a professor of psychology and Director of Clinical Training at Purdue University Northwest.

This course covers the following learning objectives:

  • List 3 different types of trauma that can impact child development.
  • List 3 signs of trauma in the following age groups: preschool, elementary school, and middle and high school.
  • Explain how parents can encourage resilience in their children.

Outline for Building Resilience: Helping Our Kids Overcome a Traumatic Background.pdf

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