This three hour workshop will provide participants with foundational knowledge about child trauma and child traumatic stress. Three types of child trauma are defined. The workshop focuses on the impact of complex trauma on behavior and development, and helps participants identify strategies for working with children who have experienced trauma.

Topics Covered

• Child Trauma: Definitions and Types of Trauma

• How Trauma affects Children and Youth

• Overview of Impact of Trauma on the Brain

• Managing Physical and Psychological Safety for Children

• Enhancing Child Well-being and Resilience