Assessment of Trauma Using Evidence-Based Measures

Mar 31, 2019 8:45am ‐ Mar 31, 2019 10:15am

Description

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.

Speaker(s):

  • Maureen C. Kenny, PhD, Professor, Counselor Education, Director, Clinical Mental Health Program, Florida International University
  • Claire E. Helpingstine, BS, Doctoral Student, Florida International University

You must be logged in and own this session in order to post comments.

Print Certificate
Review Answers
Print Transcript
Completed on: token-completed_on
Review Answers
Please select the appropriate credit type:
/
test_id: 
credits: 
completed on: 
rendered in: 
* - Indicates answer is required.
token-content
token-speaker-name image
token-speaker-name
token-index
token-content
token-index
token-content
token-index
token-content
token-index
token-content
token-index
token-content
token-index
token-content
/
/
token-index
token-content