Eastern Michigan University

Educational Resources


APA Trauma Division 56
International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies (ISTSS)
ISTSS Online Learning
ISTSS Advanced Training Certificate
International Society for the Study of Trauma and Dissociation (ISST-D)
ISST-D Webinars
ISST-D Live Learning Center - Conferences
European Society for Traumatic Stress Studies
Center on the Developing Child - Harvard University
National Center for Mental Health and Juvenile Justice/Collaborative for Change
VA Medical Center Courses
Mental Health Professionals Network (Australia)
Yale School of Medicine NEA Borderline Personality Disorder Conference Archive

Free Trainings

National Child Traumatic Stress Network (NCTSN): Trauma-focused CBT for Children
Cognitive Processing Therapy
PTSD 101
Skills Training in Affect and Interpersonal Regulation (STAIR)


Attachment and Early Trauma

The Case of Trauma and Recovery - Early Life Trauma with Judith Herman
Harvard University Violence Course Talk with Judith Herman
Trauma and Violence Part I with Judith Herman
The Toxic Stress of Early Childhood Adversity: Rethinking Health and Education Policy
Changing the Paradigm 2015- Development Trauma: Where Trauma Meets Attachment
Early Adverse Experiences Increase the Risk of Adult Health Problems: The Implications of Lack of Responsive Care for Trauma and Long-Term Health
Why Child Abuse Makes People Sick: The Lifetime Health Effects of Adverse Childhood Experiences
The Lifelong Effects of Adverse Childhood Experiences with Dr. Vincent Felitti
Childhood Trauma, Affect Regulation, and Borderline Personality Disorder with Bessel Van der Kolk
Children Exposed to Violence and Other Adverse Experiences, Trauma and the Brain
The Art of Co-Regulation: A Neuro-developmentally Informed Approach to Parenting
A Dynamic Maturational Perspective on Danger, Attachment, and Adaptation with Patricia Crittenden
Speaking the Unspeakable: Identification and Treatment of Childhood Trauma with Alicia Lieberman

Complex Trauma

Incest as Complex Trauma: Relational Healing for Relational Injury with Christine Courtois
Complex Trauma: Adult Survivors of Childhood Abuse
Complex Trauma: A Collaborative Approach to Supporting Adult Survivors of Childhood Abuse
Recognizing and Responding to Complex Trauma
Working Therapeutically with Complex Trauma
Borderline Personality Disorder, Complex PTSD, and Resiliency with Ellen Nasper and Judith Herman
Understanding Complex Trauma and its Relation to Gender-based Violence with Judith Herman
Crisis Management for Clients with Complex Trauma
Developmental Trauma Disorder aka Complex Trauma: Effects on Child Development and Evidence-Based Approach to Treatments
Speaker Series: Bessel Van der Kolk

Traumatic Violence

Judith Herman's Victims of Violence Trauma Seminar Department of Psychiatry Part I
Judith Herman's Victims of Violence Trauma Seminar Department of Psychiatry Part II
Understanding and Treatment of Sexually Trafficked Children, Teens, and Young Women
Intimate Partner Violence: Identification, Interventions, and Implications
Neurobiology of Trauma with David Lisak
Confronting the Reality of Sexual Violence on College Campuses
Institutional and Interpersonal Betrayal

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

PTSD and the Effect of Trauma: Recovery through Understanding
Stress, Resiliency, and PTSD: From Neurobiology to Treatment

Body, Beliefs, Spirituality, and Ethics - Perceptions and Perspectives

Identity and Racial Trauma - The 2014 Merle Jordan Conference Session 2 - Terror, Trauma, and the Sacred: Psychological, Clinical, and Religious Perspectives
The Body Keeps the Score: How Trauma is Lodged in Embodied Experience - The 2014 Merle Jordan Conference - Terror, Trauma, and the Sacred: Psychological, Clinical, and Religious Perspectives
The Body Keeps the Score: Brain, Mind, and Body in the Healing of Trauma
Posttraumatic Growth: Basic Concepts and Strategies for Facilitation
Treating Adult Traumatic Bereavement
Trauma Psychology Training: A Multicultural and International Perspective
Clinical Approaches to Working with Spirituality Issues in Adult Survivors of Interpersonal Trauma
Ethical and Professional Considerations in Trauma Psychology: Psychotherapy
Can we Create Social Justice? Toward and Ethic of Justice in Trauma Psychology


Brain Development, Stress, and Trauma

Trauma Treatment

Evidence-Based Treatment of Trauma and PTSD
Trauma Treatment in Independent Practice: Principles and Resources
Trauma Science in the Context of Human Connection
Discussant for Clergy Abuse with Christine Courtois
Disclosing Trauma: Research and Implications
Using Research to Inform Trauma Treatment: Insights from Betrayal Trauma Studies
Treating Battered Mothers and their Traumatized Children
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Assessment and Treatment Planning
Prolonged Exposure Therapy with Veterans
Working Together to Recognize and Treat Complicated Grief

Self-Care for Trauma Workers

Why Early Career Trauma Providers Should Care about Self-Care (slides only)
Providing a Container for the Container: Consultation to Trauma Therapists


Shame and Guilt: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly with June Price Tangney
Recovery Without Shame or Stigma: Contributions from the Neuroscience of Addiction




Make a Gift
  • facebook
  • twitter
  • youtube
  • linked in
  • Blog EMU