By the end of the course, the Counselor, Marriage and Family Therapist, Social Worker or Psychologist will be able to:
-Name four risk factors to the development of Secondary Traumatic Stress found in therapists treating battered women and batterers.
-Name what four factors can determine whether a battered woman will leave her situation.
-Name three shields that can prevent burnout when working with battering relationships.
-Name the six areas of domestic violence education, when met with client resistance, that may be fostering burn-out for you.
-Explain what is the paradoxical box.
-Explain what does the Fourteenth Amendment state that the landmark cases of Tracey Thurman and Nancy Watson used to substantiate their case.
-Name four environmental strategies that a therapist can use to ensure personal safety when working with a battering client.
-Name what is the hallmark of vicarious traumatization.
-Explain what is the most important self-assessment question.
-Explain what is the basic stress dimension of a burnout.
-Explain what solutions did Balletto provide for vicarious trauma.
-Explain what factor contributed to HIV worker, Shernoff, “failure,” as he terms it, concerning countertransference.
-Explain what court viewpoints contributed to MacKinnon’s stress regarding coerced referrals.
-Explain what two differences compared with Psychoanalysts their behavior and inferred attitudes in the experimental situation.
-Name the interpersonal symptoms of burnout.
"The instructional level of this course is introductory, intermediate, or advanced depending on the learners clinical area of expertise."
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Counselor CEUs, Social Worker CEUs, Psychologist CEs, MFT CEUs