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Working with Survivors of Violence, Torture, and Trauma (Z075)   

Program Title and Classification

Working with Survivors of Violence, Torture, and Trauma

Graduate Certificate Program

College: Behavioral and Social Sciences

Abstract

The Graduate Certificate of Professional Studies in Working with Survivors of Violence, Torture, and Trauma (VTT): Theoretical Foundations and Mental Health Interventions offers professionals who work with survivors of psychological trauma the opportunity to acquire additional knowledge and to enhance their training in working with survivors of trauma and violence. VTT is a fully online program offered through the distinguished Counseling Psychology program in the Department of Psychology at the University of Maryland.

VTT focuses on topics such as the psychological, emotional, neurobiological, social, and clinical implications of complex and simple trauma, vicarious traumatization, and unique concerns in the professional relationship. Students learn about how to work effectively with torture survivors as well as the psychological, social/familial, spiritual, physical, community, and political impact of trauma. test

Admissions Information

The Department of Psychology regrets that this program has been terminated and is no longer accepting applications

Application Deadlines

Type of Applicant FallSpring
Domestic Applicants:
US Citizens and Permanent Residents
Program not currently accepting applicationsProgram not currently accepting applications
International Applicants:
F (student) or J (exchange visitor) visas
A,E,G,H,I and L visas and immigrants.
Program not currently accepting applicationsProgram not currently accepting applications


Other Deadlines: Please visit the program website at https://oes.umd.edu/graduates-post-baccalaureates-professionals/professional-graduate-programs/working-survivors-violence-torture-trauma-vtt

Degree Requirements

Post-Baccalaureate Certificate (P.B.C.)

 

Website

https://oes.umd.edu/graduates-post-baccalaureates-professionals/professional-graduate-programs/working-survivors-violence-torture-trauma-vtt

Contacts

Office of Extended Studies

0132 Main Administration Building

MD, 20742

Telephone: 301-405-9708

oes@umd.edu

 

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