Become a Trauma-Informed Mindfulness Practitioner
Explore the elements of trauma informed practice and learn mindfulness techniques specifically designed to manage trauma symptoms with this online course from Bethlehem Tertiary Institute (BTI).
Who is the course for?
This course is designed for health and social care practitioners including nurses, occupational therapists, social workers, counsellors, and psychologists who work with people who have experienced trauma.
It will also be beneficial for teachers, childcare workers, youth workers, and pastoral workers who work with people suffering from trauma. Physiotherapists and yoga instructors who engage in body work with clients who have trauma symptoms may also benefit from this course.
What will you achieve?
By the end of the course, you‘ll be able to…
Identify the characteristics of psychological trauma and how they affect both the mind and body
Explore the key characteristics of the Trauma Informed Mindfulness (TIM) model and how these are used in a personal or professional context
Interpret different TIM attitudes and skills and apply these to different scenarios
Develop key skills that lead to greater awareness and mindfulness in yourself and others
Critically reflect on how you evaluate, understand and interpret situations and events
Demonstrate and apply key TIM attitudes and skills to a personal or professional context