Oct 23, 2019  
SFCC Catalog 2019-2020 
  
SFCC Catalog 2019-2020

Traumatic Stress Aide Certificate


CIP: 51.1503
School of Liberal Arts, 505-428-1370

This certificate provides an educational foundation for working in the field of trauma treatment, counseling and social work. Coursework focuses on post-traumatic stress disorder, including its diagnosis and treatment, crisis intervention, coping strategies and client stabilization on compassion fatigue, often experienced by crisis workers or witnesses of a traumatic event.

Students can earn the following degree related to this certificate:

Program Learning Outcomes


Upon completion of this program, students will be able to:

  • Identify the diagnostic criteria for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder.
  • Apply the ABC model of crisis intervention.
  • Describe effective community disaster interventions.
  • Identify prevention strategies for compassion fatigue.
  • Synthesize the process of debriefing emergency workers.

Related Requirements: (6 Credits)


TOTAL 15 CREDITS