Our online self-study certificate program provides a foundational education in clinical trauma work.
Participants of this program develop skills, knowledge and awareness of the healing and recovery process needed to effectively work with trauma survivors.
The program can also serve as the entry to more advanced trauma study. The certificate coursework, approximately 43 hours, can be applied to our Trauma-Informed Care & Counseling Certificate Program for a more in-depth education.
Upon completion of the certificate program, you will be able to:
Please note that this certificate program does not verify competence in the field, but rather indicates completion of the required training. Acquisition of new knowledge and skills improves your ability to deliver services.
All courses must be purchased through our online catalog, unless otherwise specified (links included below).
Foundation (required) Courses: Each underlined course title is hyperlinked to the online catalog so you can see the price and all details.
Elective Course Hours
> Check the UB MSW Credit Courses page for a current list of courses that count toward the online certificate program if taken within three years of the program start date.