Trauma Informed Educator
People experiencing trauma is a major concern. This course is intended to help you look, through a new lens, at the educational institution and your role within it. We cannot manage these challenges without first becoming aware of what they are and their significance for students, parents, teachers, and communities. This course will introduce you to the definitions associated with trauma informed education. You will become better acquainted with common “triggers” that can cause a survivor reexperience their trauma. You will learn how trauma affects the body, the brain and relationships.
Starting July 17, 2020