Rape Victim Advocates
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
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