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Careers in Trauma, Resilience, and Self-Care Strategies

Gain Insights and Strategies to Help Those Affected by Trauma

Human services professionals routinely work with those experiencing trauma or impacted by toxic stress exposure. At Concordia University, St. Paul, you can develop the skills you need to positively influence individuals and families. Graduates apply their skills to multiple fields in human services, criminal justice, and family science.

Group Home Manager

$50,922/year2

A group home manager oversees the operations of facilities for elderly or disabled residents. They develop programs, hire staff, and manage budgets.

Crisis Intervention Specialist

$41,164/year3

A crisis intervention specialist works with clients who are in distress due to mental health issues or traumatic experiences. They assess a person’s situation and help make decisions in the best interest of the parties involved.

Additional careers in trauma, resilience, and self-care strategies include the following:

  • Trauma-informed policy advisor
  • Child welfare and protection worker
  • Children’s therapeutic support service worker
  • Correctional caseworker
  • Psychiatric rehabilitation specialist
  • Domestic violence counselor

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By filling out the form, you’ll:

  • Gain access to a dedicated enrollment counselor who is ready to answer all of your questions.
  • Take one more step towards achieving your career goals.

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Program Outcomes: Be More Effective With Sought-After Skills

When you complete this program, you will be able to:

Support Beyond Your Graduation Date

In addition to the high-quality education you’ll receive at CSP, you’ll benefit from a wide range of support during your time as a student that will extend throughout your professional journey as an alumnus. That’s part of how 95% of CSP graduates receive job offers within one year of graduation.

Job & Internship Board

Handshake is CSP’s job and internship board and it offers more than 20,000 opportunities to students and alumni. You’ll have an online login to easily stay on top of ways to enhance your career.

Personalized Career Development

Need help with resumes and cover letters, networking, social media, and job searching? From mock interviews to 1:1 phone appointments with a career advisor, you’ll receive the expert assistance you need to achieve your goals.

Job Fairs

More than 600 students and alumni attended various job fairs throughout the year. Get in front of top employers that are eager to connect with CSP’s current and former students.

Even More Forms of Support

The Office of Career Development staff is dedicated to supporting students and alumni on their path to find meaningful work. Including expert services from the office to partnerships with faculty and more, you’ll have several ways to get help and boost your career.