Trauma and Stress Related Experiences (8AAE080)

Trauma and Stress Related Experiences (8AAE080)

Level ~ Graduate Certificate
Availability ~ Teaching Period 6
Type ~ Adult

This unit will develop knowledge of trauma, stress and related experiences, including post-traumatic stress disorder, complex post-traumatic stress disorder and dissociation. A strength-based and trauma-informed approach will be emphasised as student apply knowledge of evidence-based approaches.

This unit has a starting date of 24 Oct and finishes on 25 Nov during the 2022 academic year.


Learning Outcomes

Demonstrate knowledge of recovery-oriented and evidence-based approaches for working with people who experience trauma, stress and related experiences.


Weekly Schedule
Week 1 Post-traumatic Stress Disorder
Week 2 Complex Stress Disorder
Week 3 Dissociative Disorders
Week 4 Domestic Violence
Week 5Application to practice