Norman E Hoffman, PhD, EdD, LMHC, LMFT, CFMHE, CCCE, CFBA, CFP
Dr. Norman Hoffman is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor, Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist, and Founder and President of the National Board of Forensic Evaluators (NBFE). He is an experienced expert witness, forensic examiner, author, and jazz musician. Dr. Hoffman developed the Hoffman Organicity Test (HOT), which aids clinicians in differentiating between organic brain disorders, non-organic disorders, and psychotic disorders. Dr. Hoffman began his work with the Devereux Foundation in 1963, specializing as a music therapist for children. In 1969, he then completed a one-year clinical internship at the Menninger Memorial Hospital in Kansas. That experience led to his first book, Hear the Music! A New Approach to Mental Health. His work in the field of organic brain damage led to The Hoffman Organicity Test.
This webinar will provide an overview of trauma, vicarious trauma, and resiliency with respect to the experiences of law enforcement and other first responders.
Objective 1-Define vicarious trauma and traumatization
Objective 2-Define secondary traumatic stress, vicarious resilience; discuss how working with traumatized populations affect law enforcement staff; assess the impact of vicarious trauma on organizations; and identify particular strategies that enhance both personal and professional resilience.
Objective 3-Define compassion fatigue.
Objective 4-Identify characteristics of burnout, and resilience
- $25 for NBFE members (i.e., CFMHEs and CFMHE applicants/candidates) and, for members of our partnering organizations please see Professional Partners for current listing)
- $35 for Non-members
Continuing Education Information
ACEP No. 6189
CE Broker Tracking No. 20-998398
CE Broker Provider No. 50-15823
The National Board of Forensic Evaluators (NBFE) has been approved by the National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC) as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 6189. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. NBFE is solely responsible for all aspects of the program.
This webinar has been approved for 2 General CEs with the Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage & Family Therapy, & Mental Health Counseling, and the Florida Board of Psychology.
NBFE is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. NBFE maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
NBFE is recognized and endorsed by the American Mental Health Counselors Association.
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