Working with Trauma - From Confusion to Clarity


Intensive training for MH professionals working with people with symptoms of psychological trauma

Title: Working with Trauma - From Confusion to Clarity

Presenter: Elisabeth Scheepers, Ph.D.


When:   September 25th, 10:00AM-12:00PM (SK-CST) & October 2nd, 10:00AM-12:00PM (SK-CST) (2 sessions)

Modality:   Live Zoom, guaranteed small group format

Reduced Fee of $150.00 for the 2 sessions

Continuing Education Units: The entire training is 4 hours and a certificate will be provided

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You will receive instructions for payment after registration


Dr Elisabeth Scheepers is known for providing high quality, up-to-date, research-based training for counselling therapists. The training Working with trauma – From confusion to Clarity requires some prior knowledge and experience in working with people with psychological injury. Participants will obtain a solid background and skills that can be applied in practice.


  • The DSM-5 and ICD-10
  • Mental Health Professionals
  • Diagnosis of Psychological Injury: PTSD/PTSI, other stress and trauma related disorders
  • Controversies
  • Clinical Assessment
  • Types of trauma
  • Symptoms
  • Differences in symptoms re to types of trauma
  • The brain and memory
  • Attachment & Relationships
  • Research: what works for trauma?
  • What is evidence-based practice?
  • What are the active ingredients?
  • Medication?
  • Working with clients with different types of trauma and complicated histories
  • Additions & Feedback from First Responders to Elisabeth’s training
  • Working with priorities and symptoms
  • Trauma assessment to monitor progress
  • Treatment: A Process of healing from isolation to inclusion