Graduate Catalog 2014-2015 [Archived Catalog] [Archived Catalog]

CRIS 609 - Complex Trauma and Disasters: Offering Emotional and Spiritual Care


THIS COURSE IS OFFERED ONLINE ONLY

This course will examine the role of faith-based organizations, faith communities, and pastors and clergy in the care of emotional and spiritual health in individuals, communities, and organizations following trauma and disaster. Specifically, topics will include the life cycle of a disaster, exclusive types of trauma and disasters, models of response for faith-based communities, collaborative efforts between mental health professionals and faith-based services, and other salient factors for effective emotional and spiritual care.

Credits: 3



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