Our Navigator personally answers questions and talks with you about resources that may be available in the community to meet your individualized needs. If you have any questions about our programs or services, or aren't sure what you need, contact our Service Navigator, Rachel Arruda, and we will get in touch with you as soon as possible.
Goal: To increase participants’ awareness and understanding of the goals and process of trauma treatment.
Content and Methods: Individuals who have experienced abuse, neglect, familial and community violence, along with many other traumatic stressors frequently display an array of distressing symptoms and behaviors. Trauma-informed treatment which emphasizes restoration of developmental competencies, stabilization of distressing symptoms, and building of key coping skills can significantly increase resilient outcome. This workshop will provide an overview of the goals and process of trauma-informed treatment. Discussion will include when and how to refer a client for services; contraindications to treatment focused on trauma processing; and distinctions between general treatment and trauma-informed therapy.
Please contact Elizabeth James, firstname.lastname@example.org, or Jana Pressley, Psy.D., email@example.com for more information about this training.