Queer Affirming Therapist Guild

September CEU: Trauma-Informed and LGBTQ Culturally-Competent Care

  • 15 Sep 2016
  • 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
  • UMKC Administrative Center at 5115 Oak Street in the Brookside Conference Room


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Presenter: John W. Stump, Jr., LMFT, CCTP


  1. Identify the differences between Trauma and Complex Trauma

  2. Develop a basic understanding of Trauma-Informed Care

  3. Understand the impact of Trauma, Sexual Orientation, and Gender

    Identify on Youth

  4. Develop an understanding your own beliefs while providing

    counseling to the LGBTQ Community

  5. Identify steps to create a welcoming and inclusive environment in

    your counseling practice

  6. Develop an understanding for the value of providing a trauma-

    informed approach to treatment

Presenter Biography:

John W. Stump, Jr., LMFT, CCTP, is a Licensed

Marriage and Family Therapist and Certified Clinical Trauma

Professional. John holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree with a Concentration in

Criminal Justice from West Virginia University and a Masters of Science in

Family Therapy from Friends University in Lenexa, Kansas. As a veteran of the

U. S. Army and within the civilian community, John spent twenty years in the

fields of law enforcement, private/corporate security, and private investigations.

In addition to his position of owner and therapist at Kansas City Family Therapy

for the past fourteen years, John has served as a therapist with the Kansas City,

Kansas Police Department, the Wyandotte County Sheriff’s Department,

Military Family Life Consultant with the U. S. Army and held the position as

Director of Psychological Health with the U. S. Marine Corps Reserves with

units in Missouri, Illinois, and Iowa. At Kansas City Family Therapy, John

serves children, youth and adults who have been impacted by trauma. He is

trained in multiple modalities of therapy to include Trauma-Informed Care,

Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Structured Sensory

Interventions for Traumatized Children, Adolescents, and Parents, Mindfulness,

and Bal-A-Vis-X (

Balance, Auditory, Vision, Exercises for Brain and Body


John is the proud father of two wonderful children and one grandson. He spends his time focusing on self-care while fishing, boating, and spending time with his family here in Kansas City and West Virginia. 

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