Presented by Marie Secrist, PhD, and Al Killen-Harvey, LCSW of Chadwick Center for Children and Families at Rady Children’s Hospital in San Diego, California
Registration form link: March 2021 NMCA Child Advocacy WorkshopsThese 2.5 hour online trainings focus on the impact of trauma, secondary traumatic stress (STS), and organizational approaches to addressing STS (e.g. Reflective Supervision). The objectives are as follows:
- Provide an overview of trauma types, trauma responses, and how trauma impacts children.
- Discuss the effect that trauma exposure has on workers by discussing secondary traumatic stress (STS).
- Review approaches to addressing STS with both individual strategies and organizational strategies (e.g. Reflective Supervision).
- Demonstrate how Reflective Supervision can be used with staff by utilizing reflective listening, emotion-focused questions, supervisor modeling, and compassion satisfaction prompts.
Friday March 12, 2021 10:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. “The Impact of Trauma on Children & Families and Secondary Traumatic Stress in MDT Professionals”
Monday March 15, 2021 2:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. “Reflective Practice and Secondary Traumatic Stress in CACs and MDTs”
(repeat of 3/12/21 training) Friday March 26, 2021 10:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. “The Impact of Trauma on Children & Families and Secondary Traumatic Stress in MDT Professionals”