Discover current research on trauma, including Complex Trauma, and how this affects development for children and adolescents. Learn about trauma and the relationship to Attachment Theory. The workshop aims to develop practical skills and resources for trauma work and how mental health professionals can support clients.
This workshop is also available to attend in person - register here.
Understand trauma and the possible impacts on development
Develop skills and knowledge to work with young people with a trauma background
Trauma research – theory and models
Complex versus Single Event Trauma
Risks and resiliency
Relational models of working with trauma
Learn to apply Trauma Informed Care principles
Understand the need for reflective practice and professional self-care
Working with People Experiencing Mental Health and Addiction Needs
Working with Whānau
Working within Communities
Maintaining professional and personal development
Workshop Type: Introductory | Workshop Level: Five
Subsidised Rate: Check if you are eligible here. Tick applicable box when registering to apply discount
Early Bird Discount: $10 discount is available on registrations made up to 8 weeks before the workshop date (automatically applied at checkout)
You will need
Headset and Microphone
Built-in laptop camera or attachable webcam device (for laptop or PC)
Stable broadband connection
Minimum System Requirements
As a guide, if you are able to Skype or watch online videos (eg: YouTube) from your device, your system requirements should be capable.
Windows 7 and above
Mac OS X 10.6 and above
Internet Explorer 7 and above
Firefox - Latest version
Chrome - Latest version
Safari - 5 and above
Cancellations made up to 10 working days before a workshop will incur a $39 service fee.
Cancellations (or non-attendance) made 10 working days or less will not be refunded and the full workshop fee will be charged.
No fee applies if you are able to find a replacement participant.
MHERC reserves the right to cancel a workshop at any time due to unforeseen circumstances or insufficient registrations.
Only one person may view an online workshop session per registration.
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