Traumatized Child: The Effects of Stress, Trauma & Violence on Student Learning

Traumatized Child is designed to help you identify and effectively teach students affected by stress, trauma, and/or violence.  The course teaches you to recognize the signs of stress, trauma, or violence in students.  It also discusses the specific factors that exist in families and communities where stress and violence are common.  A major emphasis in this course is on helping the participant understand the special learning needs of the student who is experiencing stress, trauma, or violence in his/her life and how to meet his/her needs in the regular classroom.  Working with parents and community agencies is also emphasized. 

For more information about this course, please contact VESI at 1.800.313.6744 or visit

  • Dates: Self-paced; students may register now through November 17, 2017; coursework must be completed by December 14, 2017.
  • Place: N/A
  • Class No: 77343
  • Units: Two
  • Course: LEE 380T
  • Grading Option: Letter Grade
  • Fee: $330
  • Instructor: Joan Halverstadt, M.S.