Trauma, Sexual Violence, and Survivors
This workshop explores the brain-body connection to trauma, tying direct links between trauma and conditions such as depression, developmental delays, and addiction.
Zoom link will be sent 24 hours prior to the event
1 in 4 women will experience sexual assault in their lifetime. 1 in 7 men are victims too. We’ll discuss the emotional and physical impact of sexual assault on survivors and the services available to those who have been victimized. . This workshop explores the brain-body connection to trauma, tying direct links between trauma and conditions such as depression, developmental delays, and addiction. Participants will learn how the body and brain react, and are impacted by trauma, as well as ways to intervene and help in healing.
Participants will be able to:
- understand of the impact sexual assault may have on one’s lifespan
- recognize signs of trauma
- practice tips/tools on how to better assist survivors of sexual violence
- $75 Regular
- $65 Alumni, FI, Adjunct
- $30 VET
- Free for Students with promo-code
Keith Scott is the Director of Education for The Safe Center LI, a victim services agency dedicated to protecting, assisting, and empowering victims of family violence and sexual assault. Keith’s role is to lead the education department in challenging and changing social norms that perpetuate abuse. He has been featured on local and regional media outlets, speaking on the topics of domestic violence, trauma, sexual assault, and addiction. Keith is also an Adjunct Professor at Hofstra University and Long Island University, holds the title of Master Trainer in the child abuse prevention curriculum, Enough Abuse, and is a certified Survivor Advocate for survivors of sexual assault. Keith earned his Master’s degree in Public Policy from Stony Brook University, a Bachelor’s in Criminal Justice from Long Island University, and is a recipient of the 2020 Long Island Business News 30 under 30 award.
Adelphi University School of Social Work is an approved provider for continuing education credits for the following:
- NYSED Social Workers
- NYSED LMHC
- NYSED LMFT
- CASAC Renewal
- APA Psychology
- NYSED Psychology
- NYSED LCAT
Successful completion for the award of approved continuing education credits requires attendance at the entire training/workshop and submission of a completed evaluation form.
Unfortunately, we cannot provide refunds for cancellations made seven working days or fewer before the event for any reason—or for no-shows. We can provide credit towards a future workshop up to 24 hours before the event. After that, no credit will be issued.
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