with Mary-Jo Land, Registered Psychotherapist
This is an introductory course on trauma. The definitions of trauma, complex trauma and developmental trauma will be described, including the DSM diagnostic categories. These different types of trauma will be explored more deeply with significant emphasis on developmental trauma and its impact on brain and brain-body connections. The course will be both didactic and interactive. The course facilitator is a psychotherapist with expertise in developmental trauma, complex trauma and PTSD.
Wednesday’s, November 4 through December 9, 2020 from 10 to 11:30am each week.
November 4: Session 1 – Defining Trauma (PTSD, Complex Trauma, Developmental Trauma)
November 11: Session 2 – Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs)
November 18: Session 3 – Developmental Trauma Part 1
November 25: Session 4 – Developmental Trauma Part 2
December 2: Session 5 – PTSD and Complex Trauma in Adults
December 9: Session 6 – Introduction to Trauma and the Body