2022-23 University Bulletin 
    Jun 21, 2024  
2022-23 University Bulletin [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Trauma Treatment, Postgraduate Certificate

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This is a one-year certificate program-granting program specializing in the assessment and treatment of Traumatic Stress and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). The training includes didactic components that emphasize the developmental, neurological, and psychological aspects of trauma, integrated from a psychodynamic orientation that offers an evidence-based foundation for the application of clinical treatment. In addition to its primary mandate of training, candidates in the program will provide treatment services to underserved populations that have demonstrated a strong need, including (but not limited to) veterans, immigrants, children in foster care, or the formerly incarcerated. 

Admission Requirements

This program is open to all mental health professionals with at least two years of clinical experience post license or certification.
Applicants should complete an online application. CV and personal statement are required to complete the application. Applicants should arrange to send transcripts and two letters of recommendation directly to Adelphi. The applicant will be contacted for a personal interview.


Program Requirements

• Satisfactory completion of course work shown below.

• 40 hours of supervision.

• 80 hours of treating, at least, two trauma survivors 

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