Working with Childhood Trauma

Trauma-informed care

Working with Childhood Trauma

Echo provides a variety of one-day trainings on childhood trauma calibrated to different levels of knowledge and roles for professionals working with children and families.

Working with Childhood Trauma
Provides a basic overview of childhood trauma and how to become trauma-informed, including skill-building around how to provide healing within relationship.

Working with Childhood Trauma II
The second part of WCT provides a more in-depth look at the cutting-edge science surrounding childhood trauma, plus offers additional skills to help professionals develop a trauma-informed practice. We recommend that participants take WCT before taking Part II, or have a basic understanding of childhood trauma, including the impact of trauma on the brain and body, the ACE Study, trauma responses, and regulation techniques.

Upcoming Events

Working with Childhood Trauma

Thursday, August 9, 2018 - 9 am to 4:30 pm
Echo brings you a one-day training on childhood trauma for those professionals working with children and families who want a solid grounding in this cutting-edge subject. Did you know that childhood trauma can impact learning and memory? That our survival responses include not only 'fight' and 'flight' but also 'freeze' and 'fawn?' That a hug can quite literally save a life? Register today for this fascinating review of all that current science is telling us about the number one health issue of our time.

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Working with Childhood Trauma II

Friday, September 7, 2018 - 9 am to 4:30 pm
This is a chance for you to deepen your knowledge about trauma, resilience and post-traumatic growth. We will dive deeper into the science behind how the brain and body respond to trauma, including the polyvagal theory and recent discoveries about how to harness brain waves and eye movements to heal trauma.

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