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Trauma Informed Practice Workshop - Nanaimo

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Vancouver Island Conference Centre

101 Gordon Street

Nanaimo, BC V9R 5J8

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Trauma Informed Practice Workshop - Led by Kim Barthel

Learning Objectives & Methods

  • Gain an appreciation for the deep impact that trauma has upon brain development, relational skills, coping strategies and behaviour

  • Identification of the red flags in behaviour that are suggestive of relational trauma, and complexities when coupled with developmental disability.

  • Develop skills of Attunement and “holding space” as a force for regulation, healthy brain rewiring, reflection, self-esteem and learning.

  • Develop practical scripts and skills related to compassionate communication.

  • How to support others with trauma in any setting.

  • Understand how, as a professional, your awareness and mindfulness can open the door for improved connection with clients who live with these challenges

Schedule for the Day

9:00 AM The impact of trauma on brain development and the body, relational skills and behaviour

10:45 Understanding the signs and features of stress - in trauma, developmental disability and mental health in various contexts

12:00 PM Lunch

1:00 Attunement skills: verbal and non-verbal compassionate communication

2:30 Transferable tools to strengthen secure relationships and encourage professional collaboration

3:45 Mindfulness: Understanding yourself as a therapeutic piece of the puzzle

4:30 End of day

Refreshments and lunch included. Vegetarian choices, dairy free options and gluten free options will be available at lunch.


** Pay parking is available in the underground parkade ***

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Vancouver Island Conference Centre

101 Gordon Street

Nanaimo, BC V9R 5J8

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