2017 CCDA National Conference — Detroit Workshop
The Effects of Trauma and Tools That Help Create Resilience — Barbara Fiske and Angela Sedeno
This workshop will address trauma in youth as well as discuss secondary trauma and self-care for practitioners. Using studies of what we know about trauma in youth in school settings to learn the signs and symptoms of trauma and what we can do to assist healing. We will discuss trauma informed care and safety and the long term impact of Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACE) that occur in and away from educational settings and learn how to minimize the re-traumatization of youth. The Clear Thinking Method can be used by students, caregivers, mental health and educational professionals.