Trauma/Brain 201: Building Resiliency

Training Information
Debra Ross
Trainer Phone Number: 
(404) 809-1561
Clock Hours: 
In this course, participants will explore actions they can take to help support the physical and psychological safety of children and families who have experienced child trauma and child traumatic stress. They will also explore strategies for addressing secondary traumatic stress that can impact helping professionals. Topics and Learning Objectives Identifying Trauma Related Needs of Children and Families • Explain the importance of referring children with traumatic stress reactions for a thorough trauma assessment and trauma-specific mental health services. • Explain how to use trauma screening to identify trauma-related needs of children and families and make appropriate referrals Enhancing Child Well-Being and Resilience • Identify strategies for enhancing family well-being and resilience through trauma education and support to birth and resource families • Enhancing the Well-being and Resilience of Professionals Working in the Service Delivery System • Identify when staff are impacted by secondary traumatic stress • Identify coping strategies for staff impacted by secondary traumatic stress Partner with Youth, Families, and Other agencies • Explain the importance of partnering with youth, families, and other services providers to support trauma-exposed children • Identify strategies for building these partnerships
Training Format & Language
Training Format: 
Language of Training: 
Training Audience Level
Training Focus
Age Group(s): 
  • Ages 0 - 2
  • Ages 3 - 4
  • Ages 5 - 6
  • Ages 7 - 9
  • Ages 10+
Topic Area(s): 
  • Home-Based Care
  • Center-Based Care
  • Administration
Competency Goals
Competency Goals: 
To maintain a commitment to professionalism.
To maintain a commitment to professionalism.
To maintain a commitment to ongoing personal/professional growth and development.
Schedule Training
Thursday, March 8, 2018 9:00am
1 Joseph-Hannah Blvd.
Newnan, GA 30263
Additional Info: 
To register, go to the CWTC calendar by copying and pasting the link into your browser, click on the month and date of the class and a green registration button will be available to click on. If the class is full, you can click on the waitlist option or go back to the CWTC calendar to view other training dates and locations.