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Introduction to Trauma

Name of the session

Introduction to Trauma

Description of the course

This learning opportunity will introduce the theory of trauma, and will enable participants to identify and implement practical strategies to appropriately support servcie users who may experience trauma.

This training will allow workers to become trauma-informed within their practice with people who use substances.

Who is this for?

For anyone in the Perth and Kinross Health and Social Care Partnership who work with people who use substances.

What will I learn?

Learning Outcomes:

  • Recall the different types and causes of trauma which may be experienced by clients
  • Identify behaviours and coping strategies associated with trauma
  • Describe the relationship between drug/alcohol use and trauma
  • Recall techniques for managing disclosure of trauma
  • Identify how to support clients who may be experiencing trauma
  • Demonstrate trauma-informed practice
  • Identify techniques to recognise and mange issues experienced by supporting staff, e.g. vicrious trauma including self-care.

Where is the session?

North Inch Community Campus

ICT Room 16

Gowans Terrace

Perth PH1 5BF

How to book

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