Conceptualizing The Treatment of Grief and Trauma (CTGT)

All Workshops are LPCA of GA Approved # 6829M-17

Saturday, September 23rd, 2017 (9:00AM-4:30PM) Registration at 8:45AM

Workshop Fee: $100.00

Saturday, October 21st 2017 (9:00AM-4:30PM) Registration at 8:45AM
Workshop Fee: $100.00

Saturday, November 18th, 2017 (9:00AM-4:30PM) Registration at 8:45AM
Workshop Fee: $100.00

​Saturday, December 16th, 2017 (9:00AM-4:30PM) Registration at 8:45AM
Workshop Fee: $100.00


1801 Gloucester Street Suite "E" Brunswick, GA. 31520


Elaine Latimer-Tandy LPC, NCC, CAMS-I, DCC, CPCS

Presenter Bio

Elaine Latimer-Tandy is a Licensed Masters Level Professional Counselor, National Certified Counselor, Member of the ACA and a Georgia Certified Anger Management Specialist. She has over fifteen years’ experience in the mental health field working in residential care, juvenile justice counseling and outpatient therapy.   Significant work with clients struggling with grief and loss issues, mood & adjustment disorders, PTSD and co-occurring disorders.   Currently has a private practice on St. Simons Island, GA., facilitating group, individual and family therapy.


In this workshop you will gain clarification in defining and identifying the types of trauma and grief, the symptoms and implications related to grief and trauma.  Understanding the steps to take in starting the process of conceptualizing the client’s grief and trauma experience at the beginning of treatment and throughout the treatment process. 

Integrating treatment with an understanding of the therapists and clients cultural beliefs and historical backgrounds and the importance of cultural competency.   Discuss less talked about forms of trauma and loss such as  (Medical trauma, Intergenerational/Historical Trauma, Community violence & Trauma ) Loss of privilege and types of privilege (Wealth, Social,  Sexual Orientation, Housing, loss associated with addictions,  pets).    Identify when grief and trauma are a problem/ Discuss Perceptions and Misperceptions about managing grief & trauma.

Review Evidenced Based Treatment approaches and various models related to the treatment of trauma and grief. 

Education Credits:

6.0 Hours Continuing Education



Workshop Agenda

8:45am-9am           Registration

9am-10:30am         Introductions/Goals for Workshop

       Types of Trauma & Grief

       Implications & Symptoms of grief & trauma

       Physiological responses to trauma and grief.

       Understanding the clients reaction and conceptualizing their grief & trauma.

       Video / Discussion

10:30am-10:45am  Break

10:45am-12:15pm  Understanding & identifying medical, historical, intergenerational trauma &

        community violence, social status, addictions, gender identity.


12:15pm-1:15pm    Lunch (not provided)

1:15pm-2:45pm      Violence & death

        When are grief & trauma a problem?  Perceptions and misperceptions about

        Managing grief & loss.

        Expected (Anticipatory) and Unexpected Death with grief & trauma.

2:45pm-3:00pm      Break

3:00pm-4pm           Identify Evidenced Based treatment approaches

       Treatment Models for clients.

4pm-4:30pm           Key Takeaways / Questions / Wrap up


Continuing Education Workshops (CEU)

Counselors - Therapist - Mental Health Professionals

Upcoming (CEU) Workshops

Living Transformations, LLC

Counseling Services  -   (Up-coming Teen Support & Educational Group) - Now offering Supervision (CPCS)

By Appointment Only - No walk-ins please!

(912) 268-4747

Living Transformations, LLC workshops have been approved by the Licensed Professional Counselors Association of Georgia (LPCAGA).

LPCAGA approves professional workshops according to current Georgia Composite Board rules. One is the “All or Nothing Rule” which states that a workshop participant must attend the workshop in its entirety in order to receive any CE credit

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