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Trauma Awareness and Healing Training 23rd-25th August 2021
August 23, 2021 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm UTC+12
Most people will experience a traumatic event at some point in their lives. Some may experience symptoms of shock and distress, and most will recover within a short period. A minority will experience more long-term traumatic effects, such as the development of PTSD. Therapy and self-care can help those with persistent trauma symptoms to manage these symptoms and improve their quality of life.
This program is especially prepared for teachers to gain basic trauma knowledge and skills needed to respond to the needs of traumatized students in schools. Specifically, it is aimed at assisting the teachers to
- Deepen their understanding of Psychological and Emotional Trauma, the causes, the body and body reactions, symptoms and impacts
- Acquire specific coping mechanisms to be able to deal with their own trauma and assist others in their schools, families and communities suffering from trauma
- Practice some specific groups skills and processes that can be adapted to assist groups deal with trauma.
The 3 hour sessions will be conducted daily online through Zoom from Monday 23 – Wednesday 25 August, 2021