Counselling Adult Survivors of Sexual Violence Course Outline
September 21 – December 7, 2023 – Live Class Sessions
Thursday afternoons 2:00pm – 4:00pm MT
Live online classroom plus course work
Please Note: In September 2023 students will receive an email from the Instructors to schedule a one-on-one orientation appointment to review technology requirements and course content. These appointments will be scheduled starting September 11, 2023. Students will then receive notification of registration on NeonTrain about a week before the first live class. With the NeonTrain registration, students will have access to tour and familiarize themselves with NeonTrain in preparation for the first live class that follows on September 21, 2023.
During the week preceding the first live class, students will be required to
- introduce themselves by posting a short bio on the Discussion Board
- read materials and watch the videos in the Week One module.
Course Workload: Students can expect to invest 5-6 hours per week in live class and homework. Homework includes: Reading, Watching Videos, Reflective Writing (Journaling).
Deadline to Apply
August 31, 2023
This course usually runs twice per year. If you would like to be notified when applications open for the next session, please subscribe to the ContEd mailing list.
Early Bird: $645 – Application and payment must be received by July 14
After July 14, 2023: $675
AASAS Member Price: $295
Apply for the September – December, 2023 session.
Live online classroom sessions take place on the Zoom.us platform; course work (readings, videos, journaling) is on the NeonTrain learning management system
All students will need to purchase the following book for this course and are encouraged to begin reading before the start date of the course. The book can be purchased at Amazon or Chapters/Indigo for approximately $25.
Van der Kolk, B.A. (2015). The body keeps the score: Brain, mind, and body in the healing of trauma. NY: Viking.
It can be found here: Amazon
You require your own computer (desktop or laptop), either a headset or a built-in microphone and speakers, and a high-speed internet connection.