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PSY-8313: Trauma across the Developmental Continuum

Week 1 Resources

The Body Keeps the Score: Brain, Mind, and Body in the Healing of Trauma 

Bessel van der Kolk, M. (2015). The body keeps the score: Brain, mind, and body in the healing of trauma. Penguin Books.

Read Chapters 1, 2, and 3.

Part 1 of Van der Kolk’s book will provide you a clear foundation for the course and the topic as we explore how trauma impacts people on multiple levels.

Access your Redshelf book in the Getting Started module of the course or click on Bookshelf in the top navigation bar of the course.