Trauma, the Body and the Brain

May 22, 2017 kellygewalt

Trauma, the Body and the Brain

Wednesday, June 28, 2017 * 9 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.

Mountain View Hospital Auditorium * $40.00

This seminar will provide participants with an overview of trauma and the impact of traumatic stress on the body and the brain.

  • Review the types of stress and their effect on the body and the brain
  • Discuss how unresolved trauma manifests itself later in life
  • Provide trauma focused education and skill building for clinicians
  • Explore ways to improve clinical practice by employing trauma focused interventions and treatments

Terra Griffin, Ed.D., LPC-S, NCC, is currently the Inpatient Clinical Coordinator at Children’s of Alabama Inpatient Psychiatry.  She serves as Adjunct Professor at UAB Department of Counselor Education.  She holds a Doctor of Education in Counseling Psychology and has over 10 years experience in various therapeutic settings.

Continuing Education Credits:

Counselors: 3 NBCC Clock Hours   Social Workers:  3 Contact hours  Nurses:  3.6 contact hours

Mountain View Hospital has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider ACEP No. 5539.  Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified.   MVH is solely responsible for all aspects of the program.

Mountain View Hospital is approved by the Alabama State Board of Social Work Examiners, provider No. 0135.

Mountain View Hospital is approved as a provider of continuing education by the Alabama State Board of Nursing, Provider No. ABNP0247/exp: 10/22/17.