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Family Trauma and Dysfunction
November 10, 2022
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM CST
Free
1.5 CE Hours
General
Access Virtually
Presented by
Kaytee Gillis
Speaker Bio
Education Description

Family Trauma and dysfunction: this is a 1-2 hour training on the different elements of the origin of family trauma and dysfunction, giving clinicians an overview of how their clients may have experienced trauma in their family or environment of origin. Many clients have experienced trauma in their family or environment of origin. They may not be able to recognize the patterns and dynamics because it can look so many different ways. This presentation will outline what trauma and dysfunction can look like in families and will provide an overview of how clinicians can help clients to begin to process it.

Target Audience
  • Counselors
  • Addiction Counselors
  • Social Workers
  • Licensed Marriage and Family Therapists
Educational Goal

Participants will gain competency in treating clients with family trauma.

Learning Objectives

At the end of this course, participants will be able to:

  1. Describe 3 different ways family trauma can manifest in later years of a client’s life
  2. Comfortably discuss family dysfunction and trauma
  3. Assess a client’s trauma history as it relates to their care
  4. List 2 intervention techniques for clients who experienced family trauma
CE Details
Introductory
General

Course meets the qualifications for hours of continuing education credit for LPCCs as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences. TPN.health is approved by the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists to sponsor continuing education for LPCCs. TPN.health maintains responsibility for this program/course and its content.

Trusted Provider Network, LLC is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed mental health counselors. #MHC-0220.

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 programming. Counselor Skill Group: Legal, Ethical and Professional Development.

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 1.5  continuing education credits.

Course meets the qualifications for hours of continuing education credit for LCSWs as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences. TPN.health is approved by the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists to sponsor continuing education for LCSWs. TPN.health maintains responsibility for this program/course and its content.

Trusted Provider Network, LLC is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #SW-0654.

Course meets the qualifications for hours of continuing education credit for LCSWs as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences. TPN.health is approved by the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists to sponsor continuing education for LMFTs. TPN.health maintains responsibility for this program/course and its content.

Trusted Provider Network, LLC is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed marriage and family therapists #MFT-0097.

CE Policy
Agenda

1:45 pm CT – Waiting room opens

2:00 pm CT – Workshop begins

3:30 pm CT – Workshop concludes

Note: Time designated for waiting room, breaks cannot be counted toward CE credit

TPN.health and this educator have no conflicts of interest and have not received any commercial support for this program or its contents.
*Registration ends November 10 at 3:30 PM CST
Kaytee Gillis, LCSW-BACS

Kaytee Gillis, LCSW-BACS, is a psychotherapist and author passionate about working with survivors of family trauma and the LGBTQ+ community. She received her BA in psychology from Clark University and her MSW from Tulane University. Her work focuses on assisting survivors of psychological abuse, relationship trauma, and family trauma. Her recent book, Invisible Bruises: How a Better Understanding of the Patterns of Domestic Violence Can Help Survivors Navigate the Legal System, sheds light on the ways that the legal system can perpetuate the cycle of domestic violence by failing to recognize patterns that would otherwise hold perpetrators accountable and protect survivors. Gillis has been featured on Iheart radio, CP24 news out of Toronto, Shaye Ganam’s radio show, and numerous articles online, including Psychology Today, Psychotherapy Networker, and others. Gillis provides training on recognizing patterns of domestic violence and family trauma, helping survivors move forward, and has given trainings for Zur Institute, ContinueLearn, and others.

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