Introduction to Complex Trauma and Trauma Informed Care

Thursday, 8 November, 2018 - 09:45 to 16:45
Newcastle

This course will provide information and an opportunity to reflect on how your service can be a safe and empowering environment for staff and service users.

Who is this course for?

  • Frontline homelessness workers with basic or limited knowledge of trauma
  • Frontline homelessness workers with little experience in the field
  • Staff from other sectors who have contact with homeless people/people with complex needs
  • Organisations who are not yet, or are in the early stages of,  working in a psychologically informed way

What will you learn?

This one day course provides:

  • An introduction to complex trauma and its effect on attachment and the brain
  • An introduction to Trauma Informed Care and practical tips on supporting clients to regulate emotion, manage behavior and risks and creating safe and empowering services
  • An opportunity for you to reflect on your practice in relation to the above
  • Vicarious trauma and looking after yourself

Find out more and register via Homeless Link's website 

 

Next Event

19/11/2018 - 09:30 to 15:30
VODA, Queen Alexandra Campus, Hawkeys Lane, North Shields NE29 9BZ