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- Audio CD - 4+ hours Instructions
- 5 hr 53 min
- Multi-disc audio recording with electronic manual and instructions.
- SHARI KIM, PH.D., C.A.A.D.C.
- PESI Inc.
- 9/27/2019 - Available Now for Pre-Order
- CE Available:
- Yes, See CE credit tab for complete continuing education details
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- Identify the signs that a client has been trafficked and determine a proper treatment plan.
- Create the appropriate therapeutic environment to enable the best clinical outcomes for a trafficking survivor.
- Differentiate among the various types of trafficking, including: sex trafficking, labor trafficking, child soldiers and organ donation to better inform clinical assessment and treatment interventions.
- Review federal laws specific to human trafficking and identify how this information could impact clinical treatment.
- Utilize a strength-based treatment approach for clinical issues such as PTSD, Stockholm Syndrome, and brainwashing.
- Determine how to facilitate post traumatic growth among survivors of human trafficking.
Human Trafficking: What You Need to Know
The Legal Process
- Legal and clinical definition
- Types of trafficking
- Labor trafficking
- Sex trafficking
- Child soldiers
- Organ donation
- Where people are trafficked
- Risk factors for trafficking victimization
Clinical Treatment for Human Trafficking Survivors
- Federal and local trafficking protections
- Why it’s so difficult to investigate and prosecute trafficking cases
- The unique protection needs of trafficking survivors
- Case examples
Overcome Brainwashing and Stockholm Syndrome
- How to identify and what to watch for in-session
- Identify risk in the clinical interview
- Trafficking screening and assessment tools
- How to respond if you suspect trafficking
Treating the Trauma of Trafficking
- Psychological underpinnings of entry to trafficking
- Why victims stay (and why they return)
- Psychological processes of luring in victims
Post-Traumatic Growth: Transformation from Victim to Survivor
- Evidence-based treatment for traumatic stress (e.g. Prolonged Exposure, EMDR)
- Strengths-based treatment approaches
- The essential components of traumainformed care
- Treatment matching for different types of trafficking
Potential Treatment Obstacles (and What to do About Them)
- Help clients find meaning after trauma
- Create a comprehensive, individualized recovery plan
- Case examples: From trauma to recovery
- Building and maintaining trust with a trafficking victim
- The power of brainwashing
- Risk of returning to trafficking
- Safety Issues
SHARI KIM, PH.D., C.A.A.D.C.
Shari Kim, Ph.D., C.A.A.D.C., C.C.T.P., is the founder and chief executive officer of Susquehanna Valley Community Mental Health Services. Specializing in trauma and addictions, Dr. Kim and her colleagues serve as the first point of contact for mental health services for trafficking survivors in York County, PA. She serves as the behavioral health workgroup chair for the York County Human Trafficking Task Force and has collaborated with other community leaders to develop a protocol to streamline access to mental health and addiction treatment services for those who have been trafficked.
A 17-year veteran of the mental health field, Dr. Kim also serves as the regional co-lead for disaster mental health services with the American Red Cross in Southcentral PA and has deployed to three large-scale disasters. In addition to her clinical work, she volunteers her time to consult with the York County Treatment Courts, the Healthy York County Coalition Leadership Council, and as a trainer with the Crisis Intervention Training program for first responders in Adams County, PA. She is working to form a disaster response network within the Pennsylvania Psychological Association (PPA), helping to facilitate a partnership between PPA and the American Red Cross to increase the number of disaster mental health responders in Pennsylvania.
Financial: Shari Kim is CEO of Susquehanna Valley Community Mental Health Services. She receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.
Non-financial: Shari Kim is a member of the American Psychological Association; and Pennsylvania Psychological Association.
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