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Resilience, Readjustment, Transition and Treatment Available Online

 

Build your understanding of the treatment of post-traumatic stress in returning veterans. With online activities to guide your learning, get an overview of biochemical treatments, evidence based therapies and treatments that show promise. Learn to identify the factors that may affect treatment of post-traumatic stress, such as the impact of Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) and addictions. Also discover the support options for military families, and the spiritual aspects of treatment.

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This is an online course. Students will be required to have routine access to a computer that is connected to the Internet (we recommend a high speed connection such as DSL or cable modem). You are also required to have a recent version of Microsoft Office Suite or comparable program to include Microsoft Word (word processing), Excel (spreadsheets), and PowerPoint (presentations) in order to both view and create documents needed to participate in this course.

Some activities in this course may also require you to download current plug-ins such as Adobe Reader or Flash for viewing certain content. Most computers may already have some version of these installed, but it’s important to have the most current version.

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Who Should Attend

This course is designed for those professionals who may be working with the military, veterans and their families with the ultimate goal being to improve understanding and treatment of veterans.

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Benefits and Learning Outcomes

  • Identify at least two biochemical treatments, two evidence based treatments and three treatments that show promise for post-traumatic stress
  • Recognize factors in traumatic brain injury which may affect treatment
  • Understand treatment for the families
  • Distinguish spiritual aspects of treatment

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Notes
There are no textbooks required for this course. All course materials will be available for viewing online.
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Dates and locations to be announced.
Fee: $160
CEUs: 0.4
Email us with your interest, contact:
Pa Vang, Program Director, pa@uwm.edu, 414-227-3277
 

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