Practical management of PTSD (online for teams)

In-house course
SKU
PSOT

Learn practical interventions to support people who have experienced trauma in adulthood to manage the effects of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).

This is a 1 or 2 day online course delivered in-house (for teams).

This course offers a structured stepped intervention to support people who have experienced trauma in adulthood to manage the effects of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).

Moving from initial interventions to help individuals process emotional responses without revisiting traumatic memories, and drawing on CBT models, you’ll learn a set of practical interventions to manage key symptoms of PTSD through grounding, reducing intrusive memories and flashbacks, overcoming avoidance and effective management of nightmares.

    Available (online for individuals).

    Also available for teams in-house (we come to you)

    Course aims

    Develop a structured stepped intervention to support people who have experienced trauma in adulthood to manage the effects of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)

    Course objectives

    By the end of the course participants will have had opportunities to:

    • Describe how the brain processes trauma memories
    • Understand the difference between Acute Stress Disorder, PTSD and Complex PTSD
    • Support clients to safely process emotions related to PTSD
    • Provide a comprehensive six phase treatment intervention strategy
    • Implement strategies to reduce the impact of working with PTSD on the practitioner

    Venue info:

    This course is delivered online (for teams)

    Trainer: Phil Harris

    "Techniques for clients, links to neuroscience, exploring conversations with clients in high emotive states. Really useful. Inclusive and intriguing even through a videocall."

    Domestic Abuse Worker, November 2020


    "Really enjoyed it. I found it all helpful. Could do with another session as there is so much to learn!!"

    Course participant, November 2020


    "Extremely useful. Suggestions for clients on how to manage intrusive thoughts, manage nightmares and how to label emotions. Phil is very knowledgeable and a great trainer."

    ISVA, November 2020


    "Understanding sign of trauma, techniques to support clients to open up. Very useful. Great thank you."

    Course participant, November 2020


    "I felt that the whole course was useful and very engaging and looking forward to sharing with my team. It was great, and had my complete attention all the way through. I will be recommending this course."

    Housing & Link Worker, November 2020