Clinical Competency in Trauma

Registration for this program will be begin on April 26, 2017. The links below will take you to registration pages for the 2017 Clinical Competency in Trauma workshop being held at Valdosta State University. We look forward to seeing you at the workshop. 


This workshop will introduce an overview of trauma, how to assess it and how it affects the body.  An introduction to trauma and psychological first aid will be provided in the beginning of the workshop.  Then appropriate trauma assessments will be introduced.  An overview of how trauma affects the body will be provided.  Last, an introduction to Sensorimotor Psychotherapy and how it can best be used with clients who have experienced trauma.  The workshop will then help participants learn how to prioritize appropriate challenges for the clients so they aren't taking too much risk to increase client's cooperation.  Practical tools will be introduced that can be used within the counseling session to better understand trauma and work with a client experiencing trauma. 

Additional workshop information (Agenda, Goals, Objectives)


General Attendees:

  • $75 on or before June 15, 2017
  • $90 after June 15, 2017


  • $40 - valid student ID required 

Workshop Fees include*:

  • All conference materials
  • Luncheon and snacks
  • One professional Certificate of Attendance documenting continuing education hours (see registration form for details)


Registration opens April 26, 2017
Please register by June 15, 2017 to receive the early registration rate.

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Refund Policy:

Full refunds, minus a $5 or 5% processing fee (whichever is greater), will be given by contacting the Continuing Education office at 229-245-6484 or emailing on or before July 7, 2017. No refunds will be given for cancellations requests received after July 7, 2017, but registrants may send a substitute. Please notify us of the substitution as soon as possible.

*Registration fees collected include $17 toward conference meals and refreshments.