Contact Hours: 5

Instructor: Dr. Dawn-Elise Snipes PhD, LPC-MHSP, LMHC,

Based on:

Trauma-Informed Care in Behavioral Health Services.Treatment Improvement Protocol (TIP) Series 57. HHS Publication No. (SMA) 13-4801. Rockville, MD: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, 2014.

Electronic Access and Copies of Publication
This publication may be ordered or downloaded from SAMHSA's Publications Ordering Web page at


  • Define Trauma Informed Prevention and Treatment Objectives
  • Highlight Treatment Issues
  • Understand When and How to Make Referrals to Trauma Specific Services
  • Explore Trauma Specific Treatment Models, Integrated Models for Trauma, and Emerging Interventions

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