Trauma Sensitive Practices

March 10, 2022 @ 11:00 AM EST

Trauma Sensitive Practices

Facilitators: Chyrel Oates, Brenda Pryor
March 10, 10am – 12pm

This session will an overview of incorporating trauma sensitive approaches into youth work practices. This workshop focuses on enhancing the understanding, recognizing, and responding to the impact of a variety of trauma experiences. The sessions will explore the effect of trauma on brain development in youth and youth-centered practices to mediate its effect.
Participants will:
• Identify the impact of trauma on the brain
• Utilize evidence-based practices to develop coping and healing strategies for adults
• Learn to consider the impact of the role of trauma in youth
• Develop practices to mediate the effects of trauma

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