Experiencing Charlottesville

Experiencing Charlottesville as a counselor was humbling. It was humbling to have been given the opportunity, through the Green Cross, to walk into a grieving city of strangers and try to serve them with an unconditional agape love; to help them bear the weight of the trauma they’d experienced, with the hope that in some […]

Charlottesville 2017

Today we got to Charlottesville, Virginia when the sun was still down and woke up five hours later to start the day. We were told the weather has gotten a little cooler, not the blazing heat that was present last weekend, similar to way the city has begun to cool after the riots that occurred […]

Charlottesville Virginia – Trauma Response Team

Richmont’s Trauma Response Team will travel to Charlottesville this weekend to provide to services to those impacted by domestic terrorism.  The team will provide compassion fatigue services to counselors, first responders, and the community reeling from recent events.   Richmont is honored to participate in this effort as it aligns with its mission of healing, restoration, […]

Training Opportunities

Green Cross: Child and Adolescent Trauma   Registration: Click Here. This event is not sponsored by the Alumni Association and does not fall under the benefits of Founding Membership status. When: September 8, 2017 / 8:30am – 5:00pm Where: Richmont Graduate University- Atlanta Campus, 1900 The Exchange SE, Suite 100 Continuing Education: 7 NBCC-approved CE Clock Hours […]

Green Cross – PTSD Training

Time/Date/Location 8:30 am – 5:00 pm August 25th, 2017 @Richmont   Course Description In this intermediate course, students will learn about ways of thinking about the trauma induction and reduction process; how to consider the most appropriate assessment and diagnostic instruments; how resiliency and stress reactions are determined in part by the history and current […]

Richmont Trauma Team – Greece Trip Day 6

A team of trauma therapists from Richmont Graduate University has traveled to Greece to assess and respond to the needs of Syrian refugees and relief workers.  Their mission is the training of humanitarian workers in compassion fatigue and trauma and also counseling families at the detention camp in Lesbos.  The following is an update from Dr. […]

Richmont Trauma Team – Greece Trip Day 4

A team of trauma therapists from Richmont Graduate University has traveled to Greece to assess and respond to the needs of Syrian refugees and relief workers.  Their mission is the training of humanitarian workers in compassion fatigue and trauma and also counseling families at the detention camp in Lesbos.  The following is an update from Richmont […]

Richmont Trauma Team – Greece Trip Day 3

A team of trauma therapists from Richmont Graduate University has traveled to Greece to assess and respond to the needs of Syrian refugees and relief workers.  Their mission is the training of humanitarian workers in compassion fatigue and trauma and also counseling families at the detention camp in Lesbos.  The following is a day three update […]