This webinar reviews 9 story shifters that can be used to assist those who have experienced childhood trauma to explore new alternative stories rooted in resilience, where alternate meanings and stories can be created that bring hope and forgiveness to the future.
This webinar presents from a perspective that is rooted in positive psychology, resilience and social construction in a manner that is easy to understand and relate to. Strategies that contribute to change are emphasized with concrete examples and stories.
Participants will learn:
• why our current view of childhood trauma needs to be shifted from one of wounded-ness to one that is resilience-based
• nine resilience based story shifters that can make a difference for someone who has experienced trauma
• how clinicians can use story shifters in counselling sessions
• the power of community members, helpers and mentors in shifting trauma stories, on an individual or collective basis.