Course Description:

This course will address the impact of pre and postnatal trauma on infants, children and youth. It will offer information related to consequences to exposure to early childhood trauma and multidisciplinary approach and it is will emphasis on attachment, self-regulation and sensory integration theories. Presenters will discuss strategies to promote and enhance positive attachment and bonding with primary caregiver(s) through meaningful and purposeful occupations, as well as utilzing technology when addressing mental health with young children to promote inclusion and resilience.

Objectives:

Upon completion of this course, the participant will be able to:

1. Describe the impact of early childhood trauma on child's healthy relationships with others and participation in childhood activities.

2. Describe the impact of exposure to trauma in child's overall health and well-being

3. Discuss the  importance of co-treatment and multidisciplinary approach

4. Identify how technology could support mental health in the session and at home

Schedule: Coming Soon

Continuing Education:

  • Loma Linda University Medical Center, Staff Development is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's (ANCC) Commission on Accreditation and this program meets the qualifications for 3.0 hours continuing education credit by the ANCC.
  • Loma Linda University Medical Center Office of Staff Development is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. LLUMC Office of Staff Development maintains responsibility for this program and its contents. This event meets the qualifications for 3.0 hours of continuing education credit for psychologists as required by the American Psychological Association.
  • Loma Linda University Medical Center, Staff Development is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 00239, this program is approved for 3.0 contact hours.
  • Loma Linda University Medical Center, Staff Development is recognized as a Continuing Competency Approving Agency by the Physical Therapy Board of California. This program is approved for 3.0 CE credits
  • This course meets the qualifications for 3.0 hours of continuing professional development credit for Speech-Language Pathologists as required by the California Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology Board, provider #PDP42
  • Respiratory Care Practitioners reciprocate with provider number 00239
  • Occupational Therapists reciprocate with PDP#42
  • Behavioral Health Professionals reciprocate with APA

Speaker:

Arezou Salamat, OTD, OTR/L
Assistant Professor
Loma Linda University

Lisa Albert, LCSW, PPSC
Regional Director
Orange County Adult Programs College Community Services

Douglas Rakoski, OTD, OTR/L
Senior Occupational Therpist
Loma Linda University Medical Center

Fees:

General Participant 40.00
LLUH Employees/Faculty 30.00
OT Clinical Instructor 30.00
Student 20.00