cpss430 | undergraduate

Maintaining Boundaries And Self-care

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This course introduces multiple skills and resources that support a fulfilling career in corrections, including processes for setting healthy boundaries, managing conflicts, and developing appropriate coping strategies for professional self-care.

This undergraduate-level course is 5 weeks To enroll, speak with an Enrollment Representative.

Course details:

Credits: 3
Continuing education units: XX
Professional development units: XX
Duration: 5 weeks

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    Correctional Trauma and Fatigue

    • Describe the effects of secondary trauma on people working in the correctional setting.
    • Describe the strategies for overcoming compassion fatigue and corrections fatigue.
    • Describe the strategies for individual self-care following trauma or secondary trauma.
    • Identify situations in which trauma may occur in the correctional setting.

    Interpersonal Relationships

    • Determine strategies for maintaining boundaries for interpersonal relationships with diverse clients in the correctional setting.

    Conflict Management

    • Describe strategies for addressing client resistance to treatment.
    • Identify the effect of resistant and unsuccessful clients on corrections professional’s self-efficacy.

    Life Balance

    • Identify situations in which you may need to seek personal counseling.
    • Determine ways to maintain a healthy life balance between your career and personal life.

    Values, Ethics, and Boundaries

    • Identify the issues related to maintaining boundaries in the correctional setting.
    • Apply your personal ethical code and the correctional code of ethics to a specific situation.
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