Understanding Rape Trauma: From Neurology to Social Stigma

Date/Time: 
02/23/2018 -
12:00pm to 4:00pm
Location
City: 
Chicago
Postal Code: 
60601
Country: 
USA
Sponsoring Agency: 
Rape Victim Advocates
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Candice Tindell
Contact Phone: 
(872) 356-821
Contact Email: 
ctindell@rapevictimadvocates.org
Description: 

Understanding Rape Trauma: From Neurology to Social Stigma

February 23rd from 12-4pm

The goal of this training is to equip mental health professionals with the knowledge to better provide trauma-informed care. Full attendance of this training qualifies for 3.5 CEU credits.

Presenter: RVA Trauma Therapist & Clinical Training Specialist, Beth Enterkin, MAAT, LCPC Course

Objectives:

* Identify neurological underpinnings of rape trauma

* Describe rape culture and understand the impact of this social stigma on the mental health and social needs of survivors of sexual violence

* Describe the compounding relationship between neurobiology and social stigma in rape trauma syndrome

* Consider treatment strategies that interrupt rape trauma syndrome at the neurological and social levels

Street Address: 
180 N. Michigan Ave.
State: 
IL
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