Brittney Lollis TolarSpeaker Bio
There is a positive correlation between trauma and addiction. Many people who are diagnosed with the disease of addiction also identify as experiencing some traumatic event in their lives. What has been discovered through research is that this correlation affects the person on the biological level as well as physical and emotional. By examining the way trauma affects brain function, providers can help clients understand the range of parallel connections between substance use disorders and trauma to find healing from both.
- Addiction Counselors
- Social Workers
- Define Trauma and Addiction
- Identify the Neurobiological Changes in Response to Traumatic Stress
- Examine the Function of the Nervous System in response to Trauma
- Identify Effective Modes of Interventions
This program has been approved for 1.0 continuing education clock hours by the Louisiana Counseling Association as authorized by the Louisiana Professional Counselor Licensing Board of Examiners.
This course has been approved by TPN.health, as a NAADAC Approved Education Provider, for educational credits. NAADAC Provider #198061, TPN.health is responsible for all aspects of the programing. Counselor Skill Group: Counseling Services.
TPN.health, #1766, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. TPN.health maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period: 03/31/2022 – 03/31/2025. Social workers completing this course receive 1 Clinical continuing education credits.