Trauma, Substance Abuse, and the Brain: DSM 5 Diagnoses and Trauma Treatment Intervention May 25, 2022 09:00 am - 03:00 pm

The information presented in this training will include the influence of brain development and chemistry on the decision-making and behaviors of clients as it relates to trauma exposure as children, adolescents, and adults. In addition, learning styles will be covered to assist in interactions with clients that are more effective and based upon the manner in which they process information. In addition, the focus will be upon the impact of trauma on this population to include the development of coping mechanisms, both adaptive and maladaptive.