What you'll learn
Build your understanding around the impact of trauma and learn practical approaches to help manage the effects of toxic stress.
By the end of the course, you'll:
- Understand the impact of trauma and chronic adversity on children and young people as well as their families
- Understand how working with trauma and adversity impacts us and what support structures are needed
- Explore ways in which to develop trauma informed services
- Develop resilience based approaches to working with children and young people who have experienced trauma
Why take the course?
1 in 3 adult mental health conditions relate directly to adverse childhood experiences. It's vital that we understand the impact that adversity and trauma can have on the mental health and wellbeing of young people.
We will explore resilience based options that can support trauma informed practice and help children and young people cope with stress and adversity.