Recognising and Responding to Survivors of Trauma

A one-day course to develop your knowledge and understanding of PTSD.


Recognising and Responding to Survivors of Trauma

  • Pricing

    The price of this course is £110.

  • Who is this course for?

    A one-day course for non-therapy professionals to help develop their knowledge and understanding of PTSD, and ways to effectively offer support within their professional roles..

  • Outcomes for attendees

    Recognising and understanding PTSD

    • Understanding the historical context for PTSD
    • Have an overview of different psychological models for PTSD:
    • Be able to recognise PTSD in terms of psychological responses, neurological responses & disassociation

    Responding to PTSD:

    • Understanding and be able to apply psychological ‘first aid’
    • Be able to manage risk
    • Know when to refer to other services
    • Be more aware of the potential of vicarious trauma and maintaining self-care
  • Trainer

    Penny Bullock MBACP (Snr. Accred.), MProf, MSc Psychological Trauma (distinction), Post-Graduate Certificate in Counselling Supervision.

    Penny has worked as a senior counsellor within the NHS for 15 years, working with both adults and young people. She currently specialises in trauma work and has an interest in research. Penny has been a Supervisor for over 12 years working for different agencies and in private practice.

  • Dates, times, venue and CPD

    Dates: Friday 22 October 2021

    Time: 10:00am to 4.00pm 

    Venue: The Counselling & Family Centre, 40 Mayors Road, Altrincham, WA15 9RP 

    CPD: 6 hours

  • Further information

    For more information on our courses, including making a booking or cancellation, please see course information