Mental Health Awareness: Trauma 101 for School Professionals (TRM101)

Credits: 0 Hours: 4.00 / Tuition: $0 / No Show Fee: $0.00
Status: OPEN / Maximum Size: 25 / Current Applicants: 20
Instructor: Natl Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)
Date: 1/23/2019 Time: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Bldg I, Quad B - Central Georgia Technical College Macon, Ga (Click for Driving Directions)
Registration Deadline: 1/18/2019

Course Description

Trauma 101 for School Professionals

This four hour workshop will provide participants with the foundational knowledge about child trauma and child traumatic stress.  Three types of child trauma are defined. The workshop focuses on the impact of complex trauma behavior and development, and helps particpants identify strategies for working with children who have experienced trauma. 
Topics include:
a) Definitions and types of child trauma 
b) How trauma affects children and youth
c) Overview of impact of trauma on the brain 
d) Managing physical and psychological safety for children
e) Enhancing child well-being and resilience
Bibb, Crawford, Houston, Jasper, Jones, Monroe, Peach and Twiggs 
Class Notes

This class has been closed.

Registration Policy:

Registration for courses must be received online prior to the registration deadline. Space is limited and is based on first come, first serve basis. Your registration status will remain pending until we receive the registration fee and approval from your system Professional Learning Coordinator. The registration fee must be submitted immediately. We currently accept credit cards (except American Express), cash, checks, or money orders.  If mailing your fee, please make payable to Middle Georgia RESA and send to:   

Middle Georgia RESA
Attn: Christina Pearson
80 Cohen Walker Drive, B-228
Warner Robins, GA  31088

For Substitute Teacher Training, we only accept cash or debit/credit cards (except American Express).

Registration Fees are posted for each course.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation for any course must be received prior to the registration deadline. Registration fees are refundable only if cancellation is received by the registration deadline. Any cancellations received after the deadline will not be accepted and fees will not be returned. If cancellation is not made and registrant does not attend the course, the status will be "No Show" and payment will still be required.