Evidence-Based Treatment for Victims of Human Trafficking (2 CE)
Course By: Jennifer Kolb, LCSW; Social Work Consultant, reviewed and determined the course meets requirements for continuing education in the field of social work. This course is appropriate for masters and clinical level social workers. Jennifer graduated with a Master’s degree in Social Work with a specialization in Marriage and Family Therapy from the University of Louisville, Kentucky. She specializes in school-based psychotherapy with children and adolescents, as well as licensing exam coaching and preparation.
Content By: This course is produced by Erin Williams, Nicole M. Dutch, and Heather J. Clawson, with the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
The course provides mental health professionals with information regarding the mental health needs of victims of human trafficking. Specifically, this course highlights the impact of trauma on this population and discusses the importance for the need of trauma-informed care. The course examines the evidence-based research that has been applied in treating some of the more common mental health conditions that are experienced by victims of human trafficking.
1. Cite key research findings related to the mental health needs of victims of human trafficking.
2. Explain evidence-based practices and mental health treatment.
3. Assess the implications of key research findings regarding evidence-based treatment for symptoms and diseases associated with human trafficking.
- Course Exam: You must complete a multiple-choice post-test with a score of 75% or better and complete a course evaluation.
- Course Certificate: Printable online certificate immediately available after successful completion. All course attendees will be required to complete an evaluation at the completion of the course in order to receive a certificate of CE credit.