Trauma informed care is an approach to engaging people with histories of trauma that recognizes the presence of trauma symptoms and acknowledges the role that trauma has played in their lives. This webinar will address how trauma affects the people we serve, what trauma-informed care is, how to create safe environments, and describe trauma treatment interventions.
1. Define trauma and trauma-informed care.
2. Describe the effects of trauma on children and adults.
3. Review of the Adverse Childhood Experiences Study (ACE’s) and the impact of trauma through the lifespan.
4. Identify the stages of recovery and trauma treatment interventions.
Hosted by: Iowa Community Action Association
Presented by: Kay Glidden and Beth Reynolds Lewis, Compassion Resiliency
Sponsored by: Iowa Total Care