Help those who are in need. SUNY Oswego’s Trauma Studies certificate program is designed to broaden your knowledge of trauma and loss to assist you in careers that deal with trauma affected individuals or populations.
SUNY Oswego offers the only Trauma Studies certificate of its kind in Central New York. As a graduate of this program, you will be better prepared to deal with those exposed to traumatic events. This certificate is ideal for first responders and emergency personnel, funeral directors, or other careers that deal with grief and loss.
You will be able to take your knowledge from the classroom to the real world through field placement opportunities. Your field placement will work with trauma affected populations at organizations such as the Vera House, the Salvation Army, Contact Crisis Communication Center or the Fort Drum region.