Most Successful You School of Psychology & Neuroscience

Understanding the Neurobiology of Trauma

A forward focused approach to understanding and working with the brain to reduce the impact of trauma and promote positive psychological wellbeing.

In this unique online course, you will learn....

The Brain structures and the role of each region 

The Neuro-physiological process of Fight, Flight and Freeze response

Pain perception and processing: the brain and the the nervous system

How the brain forms memories

How trauma impacts the brain

Ways to reduce the impact of trauma on every day life

Most Successful You school of psychology & neuroscience 

Learning Experiences you will fall in love with

Fully immersive & engaging learning journey - access any time, on any device

Enjoy a beautiful course player, adapted to all devices with interactive videos and assessments, E-books, assessments, surveys, and much more.

The most versatile course experience built with learner psychology 

Making your learning the most memorable and enjoyable experience, no matter your academic level.

Re-imagined interactive video learning

Exceptional video experiences with transcripts, quizzes, and interactive learning tools

Why should I take this course?

This course is for you if:
You work in:
therapy and mental health, schools and other education settings, social work, emergency services, prison and probationary services, domestic violence outreach services and similar organisations.
Or maybe 
You are looking to study psychology and mental health as a career choice
You have a keen interest in psychology and neuroscience.  
The course will provide you with the in depth knowledge of the brain regions, the role of the nervous system, how we form memories and how trauma impacts the brain and much more.   

Are you a trauma survivor?

If you have had therapy, then from an educational perspective, this course can empower you to better deal with the remnants of trauma that can haunt us on a subconscious level.
This includes, but is not limited to:
  • self sabotage behaviours,
  • mistrust of and difficulty in trusting others,
  • low self esteem and not having enough confidence in yourself,
  • unable to trust your own judgement,
  • over-trusting others to the detriment of yourself and wellbeing,
  • people pleasing behaviours,
  • feeling unconfident in saying 'no',
  • placing others needs above your own...the list goes on. 

The course will provide you with the in depth knowledge of the brain regions, the role of the nervous system, how we form memories and how trauma impacts the brain and much more.   
*please note, this course is purely educational and not intended as a therapy or recovery tool for trauma, or for people suffering with trauma symptoms, PTSD or any other psychological and mental health challenge, who have not yet had any psychological support, therapy and/or intervention. If you need help, please seek the appropriate support by contacting your GP or a reputable, qualified and registered healthcare or mental health professional*

As a survivor of complex childhood trauma, I have empowered my own child and adult self through the knowledge, understanding and application of the science of psychology and I would love to help you do the same. You are welcome to contact me prior to enrolment to better understand what the course curriculum and content entails and to make an informed decision as to whether this course is for you. 

Course Lessons

What's included?

  • 7 Chapters
  • 1 Certification
  • 340 Questions
  • 25 Video
  • 32 PDF

Become a Strategist 

You will learn how to develop, organize and implement a content marketing strategy, analyze and measure the effectiveness of content marketing, write compelling copy, set a strategic framework when writing

Personal brand

 You will also learn how to put the ideas presented to you into action and build your own personal brand through content marketing.
Meet the instructor

Kathy Gray

Kathy Gray is a PGCE Qualified Social Science and Psychology Lecturer. Kathy has a Bachelors Degree in Combined Social Science, a Post Graduate Certificate in Psychology and a Post Graduate Certificate in Education, incorporating the Diploma in Education and Training. Kathy has been teaching psychology in further and higher education. Kathy enjoys teaching all levels and all ages and looks forward to sharing her love of psychology through meaningful and effective content with all students to develop their knowledge in this truly amazing science. 
On a personal level, Kathy has experienced first hand, and overcome the debilitating effects associated with complex childhood trauma. This unique insight to the impact of trauma, combined with her academic qualifications and expertise in psychology, makes the course an empowering and a unique learning journey for all.  
Patrick Jones - Course author

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