Does operating from a trauma informed perspective pose unique ethical considerations? This workshop explores the elements of a trauma informed approach and how they influence the environment of care and the work of individual practitioners.
Review SAMHSA’s trauma informed approach and ways these apply in behavioral healthcare settings.
Understand competencies needed for effective trauma informed work.
Discuss the complex influences of race, culture, gender and religion on exposure to and interpretation of trauma.
Reflect on personal experience and its influence on our work with individuals who have experienced trauma.
Learn strategies for self-care that promote health and well-being.