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Structured Sensory Interventions II

Course Access: 365 days access
Course Overview


Pre-requisite Course:  Children of Trauma and Resilience (or Children of Trauma)

Audience: Clinicians, social workers, and caring professionals who support children, families, and communities

Course Overview: Structured Sensory Interventions II takes
participants deeper into the brain science of trauma and toxic stress,
exploring the polyvagal theory, epigenetics, and the science of resilience. The
content emphasizes the importance of hope when working with at risk and
traumatized youth. Participants learn about the SITCAP® model (Structured
Sensory Interventions for Traumatized Children, Adolescents and Parents) and
practice sensory based interventions from a variety of SITCAP® model programs,
including Healing
the Experience of Trauma: A Path to Resilience
. Experiential activities and the
presentation of case examples showcase how to process trauma and nurture and
restore resilience in youth of all ages.

Note: The course
combines content from ALL previous Structured Sensory Interventions and Healing
the Experience of Trauma

Learning Objectives:

Upon completion of the course, participants will be able to:

  • Name and describe the two branches of the
    parasympathetic nervous system.
  • Discuss the polyvagal theory as it relates to
    trauma and resilience.
  • Name at least one reason epigenetics is
    important to trauma practitioners.
  • Identify the main components of the SITCAP
  • Discuss how safety is maintained when
    implementing the SITCAP model.
  • Identify how exposure is connected to body
  • Name at least five questions to help create a
    trauma or resilience narrative.
  • Provide at least one example of cognitive
  • Discuss how the SITCAP model restores the
    universal needs of youth.
  • Identify at least three examples of sensory-based
    interventions for youth.

Included with Purchase: 

  • A downloadable PDF of the Structured Sensory Interventions II Guidebook and Presentation
  • CE Certificate of Completion

Additional Details:

  • This course takes approximately 6-hours to complete and you do not have to complete it in one sitting.
  • Starr eLearning courses can be completed on laptops, tablets, or mobile devices – allowing the content to be accessed whenever and wherever convenient.
  • Once you purchase this course, you will have access to it for 1-year (365 days) – courses can be renewed for another year at an additional fee if desired.
  • Structured Sensory Interventions II is the second of five courses
    required to achieve Certified Trauma Practitioner certification on Starr’s
    clinical track. Click
     to learn more!