PHS PHIL320 - Trauma, Resilience and Crisis Intervention

(Credits: 3)

This course will provide an overview of the history of the development of trauma theory, in addition to psychophysiology and neurobiology of trauma. The course will review trauma diagnoses and comorbidity will be considered, including posttraumatic stress disorder, borderline personality disorder, and the dissociative disorders. The emphasis throughout the course will be on resilience and the importance of tailoring interventions.