Massage: Introduction to Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

8.00
Online
Learning Objectives

After completing the course, the student should be able to:
  • Identify symptoms of PTSD.
  • Distinguish between acute stress disorder and PTSD.
  • Explain why some individuals may be more likely than others to experience PTSD, and list some of the possible factors involved.
  • Describe the population first associated with PTSD.
  • Define dissociation and explain how it occurs.
  • List a number of modalities that combine bodywork and psychology.
  • List four types of psychotherapy that have proven especially effective in treating PTSD.
  • Describe three tenets of Trauma Touch Therapy.
  • Refer to chapter resources for further information.
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Massage: Introduction to Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

8.00
Learning Objectives

After completing the course, the student should be able to:
  • Identify symptoms of PTSD.
  • Distinguish between acute stress disorder and PTSD.
  • Explain why some individuals may be more likely than others to experience PTSD, and list some of the possible factors involved.
  • Describe the population first associated with PTSD.
  • Define dissociation and explain how it occurs.
  • List a number of modalities that combine bodywork and psychology.
  • List four types of psychotherapy that have proven especially effective in treating PTSD.
  • Describe three tenets of Trauma Touch Therapy.
  • Refer to chapter resources for further information.