Trauma Informed Care Workshop Series in Mat Su



Date:   Saturday, February 21, 2015
Time:   9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.

Trauma Informed Care Workshop Series in Mat Su

February 21st: What’s Underneath the Behavior

Understanding Trauma’s Effect on Young Children and Skills to Address Behaviors 0 to 5     
Trainers: Alicia Deaver, Director of Consultation with thread, Alaska’s Child Care Resource and Referral Agency  & Helen Strothers, Clinician at the Child Trauma Center at Anchorage Community Mental Health Services

Other Workshops in Series:

April 11th: Connecting Before Correcting (Brenda Ursel & Olivia Shears)

May 9th: Special Issues when Working with Teens (Lori Houston & Brad Holl)

About this series:   This workshop series is intended for resource families (including foster, relative and adoptive families) as well as agency and tribal staff, and the general community. There is no charge for this event and lunch will be provided for pre-registrants. Resource parents can receive up to 7 hours of training for participation in each workshop.
All workshops are held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the North Bowl Conference Room on the Palmer-Wasilla Highway. Contact ACRF at 376-4678 for directions.

 

There is no charge for this event and lunch will be provided for pre-registrants. Foster parents can receive up to 7 hours of training for participation but no travel stipends or childcare is available.

Sponsored by the Alaska Center for Resource Families
Funded through the Mat Su Health Foundation

For more information or to pre-register, contact Betsy at ACRF 376-4678 or email bwoodin@nwresource.org.

Mat-Su Trauma Flyer