Understanding Trauma


Solihull Approach

What does it include?

  • Type 1 and Type 2 trauma
  • The window of tolerance
  • Stages of going through a traumatic experience
  • Neurology and trauma
  • Recognising trauma
  • Recovery from trauma
  • SELF model
  • Trauma, attachment and epigenetics
  • Community trauma
  • Organisational trauma
  • Trauma aware community

How long does the course take?

This course takes approximately 4 hours to complete however this can be completed in short individual units at a time that is convenient for you.

It is not recommended you complete the course in one go, because the advantage of doing a course online is that you have time in between Modules or Units to process your learning and to see it in the world.

How do I register?

  • Step 1: Create a professionals account

    Go to Solihull Approach Online Courses for Professionals

    Create an account

    Or convert to a professional account

    Go to 'In our place', sign in to existing account and click ‘unlock professional courses’

    Convert your account

  • Step 2: Enter your access code

    Once signed in to your professional account, enter access code:


  • Step 3: Return to the course

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