Workshop: Trauma-Informed Care Basics and Crisis De-escalation
January 4, 2019 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm$95
Trauma-sensitive organizations and professionals are aware of the impact of trauma on their staff and clients. Trauma-informed systems and organizations use this awareness to guide every aspect of their work, including policies and procedures. This training will cover the prevalence and impact of trauma on individuals, organizations and communities and the principles of trauma-informed care. It will include a presentation on managing and deescalating crisis situations. The role of clinical, nonclinical and other community partners will be discussed as well as available community resources and services. The training will also include information and strategies for preventing and managing vicarious trauma and promoting workplace safety. This workshop is intended for administrative, front-desk, clinical and allied professionals working in primary care, behavioral health and other social services settings. This training meets Oregon state requirements for continuing education credit for many professional licenses, including LPC’s, LMFT’s, and LCSW’s.