Many clients present with trauma histories and a complex array of symptoms. Proper assessment of these posttrauma symptoms is a necessary first step in establishing treatment goals. Presenters will provide an overview of evidence-based assessments to measure trauma in children and adolescents. Case examples will be used to illustrate the information that can be gained from a comprehensive trauma symptom assessment.
Learn about evidence based assessments for victims of trauma (adult and child).
Learn how to incorporate assessments into a thorough evaluation of a trauma victim.
Learn about specific symptoms that can be assessed using trauma assessments and how this can inform treatment and measurement of progress.
Professor, Counselor Education, Director, Clinical Mental Health Program,
Florida International University