Trauma: An Introduction to Treatment

School of Professional Psychology and Health ICP 6700 2.00

Assuming that "Trauma is in the nervous system and not in the event," this course will introduce students to the basic neuropsychology and treatment of trauma. The work of Bessel Van der Kolk, Judith Herman, Daniel Goleman, Peter Levine, Jim Kepner, and others will be summarized. Principles and methodology for treating trauma from a somato-emotional framework, based on understanding of the triune brain and ANS functioning, will be emphasized. Non-ICPW student; Priority to ICP students

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