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Trauma Informed Care in Lackawanna County

April 19 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Objectives:
  • The meaning and definition of trauma, identify examples of trauma experiences or events, and gain understanding of prevalence of trauma
  • Symptoms of trauma, in general and also specific to the older adult population
  • The 4 R-s of a trauma informed approach and examples of their application
  • The 6 key principles of trauma informed care and examples of application

At the completion of their training, attendees will leave with a working knowledge of Trauma Informed Care and will be able to apply their new skills and knowledge immediately upon returning to the field. Participants will understand that the commitment of a trauma-informed system is to provide all services in a manner that is welcoming and appropriate to the needs of older adults who are experiencing or who have experienced trauma.

Who: Pennsylvania Behavioral Health and Aging Coalition

What: Trauma Informed Care Training

When: April 19, 1pm – 4pm

Where: Lackawanna County Human Services Department Education and Enrichment Center, 5th Floor, 200 Adams Avenue, Scranton, PA   18503

Cost: $35

Registration: http://www.olderpa.org/event-2759248

Details

Date:
April 19
Time:
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Organizer

Pennsylvania Behavioral Health and Aging Coalition
Phone:
717-857-3163
Email:
anne@olderpa.org
Website:
http://www.olderpa.org