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Caring for Children who Have Experienced Trauma: A Workshop for Resource Parents

07/16/2016 | 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

San Diego County Foster Parent Assoc.

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This training series is based on curriculum published by the National Child Traumatic Stress Network. You may have heard about the new Pre-Service training called TIPS. This series will provide you with the SAME trauma informed information that new foster and adoptive parents receive in the TIPS training. Come update your knowledge about trauma and how it impacts the foster children in your care.


Topic covered include:
•Trauma 101 and Understanding
•Trauma’s Effects
•Building a Safe Place
•Dealing with Feelings and Behaviors
•Connections and Healing
•Becoming an Advocate
•Taking Care of Yourself

ATTEND BOTH SESSIONS: July 9th and 16th

Instructors: Gretchen May, Foster Parent & Robin Thompson, MSW, Social Work Supervisor

Light Lunch Provided