Bringing Trauma Informed Care into Everyday Practice: Fall 2018

Bringing Trauma Informed Care into Everyday Practice: Fall 2018

About this course

Becoming trauma informed means using knowledge of trauma and recovery to design and deliver services. What does that actually mean for your daily work? How does it impact the way you run your programs? In this course, we discuss what is unique about a trauma-informed approach and give you an opportunity to apply an understanding of trauma to your work as an individual and team member, and across your organization.  

Curriculum

  • Orientation
  • Welcome!
  • Technology requirements
  • Course Syllabus
  • Week 1: Understanding trauma and PTSD
  • Week 1 Webcast: Wednesday, October 31, 2:00 - 3:30 pm ET
  • Slide Show Week 1
  • Web Recording Week 1
  • Reading: Complex PTSD
  • Reading: Racial Microaggressions in Everyday Life
  • Reading: Clinical Applications of the Attachment Framework
  • Reading: Trauma-Informed Care in Behavioral Health Services
  • Reading: Attachment, Trauma and Addiction
  • Homework Week 1
  • Week 1 Quiz
  • Week 2: Defining Trauma Informed Care
  • Week 2 Webcast: Wednesday, November 7, 2:00 - 3:30 pm ET
  • Slide Show Week 2
  • Web Recording Week 2
  • Reading: From Traditional Inpatient to Trauma-Informed Treatment
  • Reading: Trauma-Informed Practice
  • Reading: The Sanctuary City
  • Reading: Delivering Trauma-Informed Services
  • Reading: A Critical Look at Trauma-Informed Care
  • Reading: Trauma-Informed or Trauma-Denied
  • Homework Week 2
  • Week 2 Quiz
  • Optional Reading: Complex PTSD
  • Optional Reading: BPD and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Optional Reading: BPD and Women
  • Week 3: Building Trusting Relationships
  • Week 3 Webcast:Wednesday, November 14, 2:00 - 3:30 pm ET
  • Slide Show Week 3
  • Web Recording Week 3
  • Video: Brene Brown on Empathy
  • Video: The Drama Triangle
  • Web Recording Week 3
  • Handout: Grounding Exercise
  • Handout: Trauma-Informed Relationships
  • Reading: What I Want From Treatment
  • Reading: Connecting with People in Distress
  • Reading: Identify and Manage Trauma-Related Triggers
  • Reading: Common Trauma Reactions
  • Reading: Traumatized Organizations
  • Homework Week 3
  • Week 3 Quiz
  • Week 4: Trauma Informed Policies and Programs
  • Week 4 Webcast: Wednesday, November 21, 2:00 -3:30 pm ET
  • Week 4 Quiz
  • Week 5: Organizational and Personal Self Care
  • Week 5 Webcast: Wednesday, November 28, 2:00 - 3:30 pm ET
  • Week 5 Quiz
  • Course Wrap-Up
  • Additional Resources

About this course

Becoming trauma informed means using knowledge of trauma and recovery to design and deliver services. What does that actually mean for your daily work? How does it impact the way you run your programs? In this course, we discuss what is unique about a trauma-informed approach and give you an opportunity to apply an understanding of trauma to your work as an individual and team member, and across your organization.  

Curriculum

  • Orientation
  • Welcome!
  • Technology requirements
  • Course Syllabus
  • Week 1: Understanding trauma and PTSD
  • Week 1 Webcast: Wednesday, October 31, 2:00 - 3:30 pm ET
  • Slide Show Week 1
  • Web Recording Week 1
  • Reading: Complex PTSD
  • Reading: Racial Microaggressions in Everyday Life
  • Reading: Clinical Applications of the Attachment Framework
  • Reading: Trauma-Informed Care in Behavioral Health Services
  • Reading: Attachment, Trauma and Addiction
  • Homework Week 1
  • Week 1 Quiz
  • Week 2: Defining Trauma Informed Care
  • Week 2 Webcast: Wednesday, November 7, 2:00 - 3:30 pm ET
  • Slide Show Week 2
  • Web Recording Week 2
  • Reading: From Traditional Inpatient to Trauma-Informed Treatment
  • Reading: Trauma-Informed Practice
  • Reading: The Sanctuary City
  • Reading: Delivering Trauma-Informed Services
  • Reading: A Critical Look at Trauma-Informed Care
  • Reading: Trauma-Informed or Trauma-Denied
  • Homework Week 2
  • Week 2 Quiz
  • Optional Reading: Complex PTSD
  • Optional Reading: BPD and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Optional Reading: BPD and Women
  • Week 3: Building Trusting Relationships
  • Week 3 Webcast:Wednesday, November 14, 2:00 - 3:30 pm ET
  • Slide Show Week 3
  • Web Recording Week 3
  • Video: Brene Brown on Empathy
  • Video: The Drama Triangle
  • Web Recording Week 3
  • Handout: Grounding Exercise
  • Handout: Trauma-Informed Relationships
  • Reading: What I Want From Treatment
  • Reading: Connecting with People in Distress
  • Reading: Identify and Manage Trauma-Related Triggers
  • Reading: Common Trauma Reactions
  • Reading: Traumatized Organizations
  • Homework Week 3
  • Week 3 Quiz
  • Week 4: Trauma Informed Policies and Programs
  • Week 4 Webcast: Wednesday, November 21, 2:00 -3:30 pm ET
  • Week 4 Quiz
  • Week 5: Organizational and Personal Self Care
  • Week 5 Webcast: Wednesday, November 28, 2:00 - 3:30 pm ET
  • Week 5 Quiz
  • Course Wrap-Up
  • Additional Resources