Parenting Traumatized Children

Course Description

Continuing Education Hours: 2

Many children experience traumatic events, including abuse, neglect, household dysfunction, and domestic violence. These traumatic events can affect a child long after they have experienced them. This course explores how parents can care for a child while being sensitive to his or her past traumatic experiences. The basic requirements to parent traumatized children effectively.

Learning Objectives

  • Students will be able to describe what trauma symptoms look like
  • Students will be able to understand how a child’s past experiences impact his or her current behavior, emotions and thinking
  • Students will understand why the parent must live a self-regulated life to help a child to do so
  • Students will understand how to encourage a child to develop strength and resilience

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Arizona Trauma Institute
49 South Sycamore Street, Suite 2
Mesa, Arizona 85202

Office: (480) 442-1840