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SFCC Catalog 2022-2023 
SFCC Catalog 2022-2023 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Traumatic Stress Aide Certificate

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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:

Students can follow the Program Map listed below to complete 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)


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