Where Mind Meets Body: Trauma-Informed Care and Treatment
In this course, participants will step inside the complexities of trauma memories and learn about the key component our body plays in trauma response. Learning will center on the importance of accurate diagnosis and participants will be provided a practical overview of trauma focused therapy.
- To provide an overview of the processing of trauma memories and role of the body in trauma treatment
- To review assessment and appropriate diagnosis
- To discuss trauma informed care and treatment modalities.
$75 -Registration Fee
$55 -Alumni, Field Instructor, FFL, Adjunct Rate
$35 – Veterans Rate/AUSSW Students
Alexis Cate, LCSW, CCTP, CASAC is a Clinical Social Worker and Certified Clinical Trauma Professional based in New York City. Alexis is currently a Clinical Social Worker with the Montefiore Medical Center School Health Program in the Bronx, NY. She provides direct clinical care to adolescents in a Bronx middle school. Alexis completed her bachelor’s degree in psychology at Wagner College and went on to earn her Master of Social Work Degree from the Silberman School of Social Work at Hunter College. She has experience working with all age groups treating a variety of psychosocial concerns including depression, anxiety, mood dysregulation, substance misuse, trauma, personality disorders, pervasive mental health disorders, suicidality, self-harm, community violence, and domestic/family violence. A compassionate and highly motivated self-starter, Alexis has a strong desire to empower the individuals and families with whom she works. She believes in the importance of holistic health, highlighting the mind-body connection, and the practice of mindfulness.
Adelphi University School of Social Work is an approved provider for continuing education credits for the following:
- Social Workers
- CASAC Renewal upon approval
- APA Psychology
- NYSED Psychology
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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