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Trauma 101

Sign up for this free training! Trauma 101

Come join us for Trauma 101. This free training explores the effects of trauma, different types of trauma, and how to provide trauma-informed care. Participants can expect to learn how trauma affects the brain, how to assess for trauma, and ways to build resiliency. This training is beneficial for professionals assisting people who have experienced severe traumas and especially helpful for those working with children affected by the opioid crisis in WV.

After attending you will be able to:

  • Identify sources of potential trauma and complex trauma for individuals served by child serving systems.
  • Recognize the impact of trauma on emotional and behavioral functioning.
  • Describe principles of trauma-informed systems.
  • List ways to provide trauma-informed care.

Pre-registration is required and space is limited. Training may be cancelled or rescheduled if minimum enrollment is not reached.

Training Information

  • Morgantown
    WVU Center for Excellence in Disabilities
    April 11, 2019
    10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • Beckley
    WVU Institute of Technology
    April 18, 2019
    1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Charleston
    Kanawha Co. DHHR
    April 25, 2019
    1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Keyser
    Potomac State College
    May 9, 2019
    11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

3.5 Social Work CEUs Pending Approval

For questions: PBS@hsc.wvu.edu or 855-558-4296

Registration is closed.