Trauma Care Journal
This week a team from Richmont Graduate University and Mercer University traveled to Uganda to provide trauma training and support to counselors in Uganda. UGANDA TRIP UPDATE Refuge and Hope Lydia Threatt – Richmont Graduate University Student It feels like we have barely been in Uganda for two days let alone five and yet here […]
This week a team from Richmont Graduate University and Mercer University traveled to Uganda to provide trauma training and support to counselors in Uganda. Uganda Trip Update New Realizations Charity Livingston – Richmont Graduate University Student Being given the opportunity to travel to Uganda with Richmont has been truly a time of growth and self-discovery […]
I just returned from spending ten days in Puerto Rico. When I embarked as a member of the Green Cross to volunteer after the devastation of Hurricane Maria I did it without expectations, not knowing who was the team being deployed with me, where we will live for those ten days, or even in which […]
Trauma Training at Richmont
The Richmont Institute of Trauma and Recovery (RIT) offers training and resources to professionals seeking specialized training in trauma, clinicians and first responders experiencing compassion fatigue, and help for individuals who have been victims of traumatization. The RIT offers a Graduate Certificate in Trauma through Richmont Graduate University and also offers training and certification through the Green Cross Academy of Traumatology. Richmont Trauma Response Teams are trained and available to meet acute trauma disasters locally, nationally, and globally.
Our Three-Tiered Approach
To Trauma Training and Treatment
Failure to acknowledge the pervasiveness of trauma on the development of children and in the lives of adults is a significant threat to relationships, families, churches, and communities…Yes, it hurts, and it’s messy, but it’s what God called us to do.
Dr. Vanessa Snyder, Director Richmont Institute of Traumatology
As most people have experienced trauma on some level, I wanted to learn how to be sensitive and support people in tough places. Not only that, but to walk alongside them as they write the rest of their story-acknowledging but not confined by the past.
Ben Horner, Richmont Graduate