Trauma-Informed Care: Understanding the Impact of Trauma on Children (0-5)

December 8, 2018 | Free

This training for kinship, foster and adoptive families includes an overview of the importance of relationships, trauma, how young children are affected by trauma, feelings and behaviors young children may exhibit, and how caregivers can help.Hosted by Southwest Human Development, this training is facilitated by Molly Strothkamp, LMSW, IMH-E(III), child therapist at the Good Fit Counseling Center, with support from Christie Scharrer, assistant director of Kinship Care and Adoptions, and/or Tanya Abdellatif, senior program manager of Foster Care and Adoptions.This class is free and offered on the second Saturday (9 a.m. - 12 p.m.) and the third Thursday (6 p.m. - 9 p.m.) of each month. Registration is limited and closes 24 hours prior to each training.Child care is not provided.Questions? Please contact Sara Diaz De Leon at (602) 633-8819 or sdeleon@swhd.org.

Trauma-Informed Care: Understanding the Impact of Trauma on Children (0-5)

December 20, 2018 | Free

This training for kinship, foster and adoptive families includes an overview of the importance of relationships, trauma, how young children are affected by trauma, feelings and behaviors young children may exhibit, and how caregivers can help.Hosted by Southwest Human Development, this training is facilitated by Molly Strothkamp, LMSW, IMH-E(III), child therapist at the Good Fit Counseling Center, with support from Christie Scharrer, assistant director of Kinship Care and Adoptions, and/or Tanya Abdellatif, senior program manager of Foster Care and Adoptions.This class is free and offered on the second Saturday (9 a.m. - 12 p.m.) and the third Thursday (6 p.m. - 9 p.m.) of each month. Registration is limited and closes 24 hours prior to each training.Child care is not provided.Questions? Please contact Sara Diaz De Leon at (602) 633-8819 or sdeleon@swhd.org.