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CE Webinar: Identifying and Treating Trauma

In this overview-oriented workshop we will explore the signs and symptoms related to Post Traumatic Stress. We will discuss stigma and diagnosis, as well as brain function and chemistry, as they relate to trauma. We'll discuss the use of cutting edge treatment practices that are effective in treating trauma. We'll round out the discussion by exploring how these methods are used specifically with complex clinical compositions, prevention, screening, and treatment.


licensed social workers (beginner and intermediate levels of practice)

# of CE Contact Hours: 1


12:30pm-12:40pm- Stigma and Diagnosis
12:40pm-12:50pm- Effects of Trauma
12:50pm-1:00pm- Stress
1:00pm-1:10pm- Suicide
1:10pm-1:20pm- Treatment Techniques
1:20pm-1:30pm- Progressive Practices


After completing this workshop, participants will be able to:

-Describe 3 clinical trends related to trauma and recovery 
-Describe at least two cutting edge treatment options that are effective in treating trauma
-Discuss relevant statistics related to trauma 
-Implement the use of a detailed list of screening questions to aid in prevention (screening tool will be provided).
-Describe at least 3 symptoms related to trauma and how these symptoms inhibit functioning. 


live webinar

COURSE FEE: $15 for 1 CE Contact Hour



Aynisa Leonardo is a Licensed Clinical Art Therapist (LCAT, ATR-BC), who has been in the field of mental health services for 12 years. She is the Director of Military Services at Long Island Center for Recovery. Her prior experience includes working in inpatient, outpatient, and non-profit settings with clients experiencing post-traumatic stress, addiction, family conflict, and other mental health challenges. She has concentrated on advanced program development and clinical education, locally and nationally. She continues to provide evidence-based and interactive style presentations to hospitals, non-profits, and corporate agencies, in an effort to raise awareness of current trends and improve competency within the healthcare community. 

Aynisa is passionate about the use of the Arts and Culture as means to heal. She herself has a background in film and photography and continues these hobbies in her spare time. Aynisa is not musically inclined, but is a great appreciator of music, attending live concerts whenever possible, as her favorite practice to unwind. On any given evening, you may find Aynisa cooking and listening to music with her family, and/or planning her next vacation to any beach destination.


Please got to this LINK to request the appropriate accommodations for this webinar.


  1. Refunds are only awarded if you cancel your registration within 36 hours of registration. Should you wish to cancel after 36 hours of registration we will issue you a credit to be used toward a future workshop. Please email to cancel or receive a credit.

  2. In order to receive a completion/CE certificate you are required to be present for the entire webinar. Our webinar technology indicates your engagement throughout the webinar. At the end of the webinar you will receive a link to complete the evaluation. Upon completion of the full webinar AND submission of the evaluation, you will receive your completion certificate via the email addressed you used to register within 5 days.

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For New York State licensed social workers: JenTex Training & Consulting, LLC, SW CPE 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 #0136.

For social workers licensed in the United States, the U.S. Virgin Islands and most of CanadaJenTex Training & Consulting, LLC, #1441, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB), through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. JenTex Training & Consulting, LLC maintains responsibility for the program. ASWB Approval Period: 2/28/2017–2/28/2020. Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval for continuing education credits. Please click here to verify if your jurisdiction accepts CE hours from JenTex Training & Consulting.