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Enhancing Family/Provider Relationships Through Trauma Informed Care Practices (Virtual)
Thursday, February 15, 2024, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM CST
Category: Training

This workshop is focused on using trauma informed relationship practices with family/support systems. Programs, providers, and staff will enhance relationship building with families to increase overall engagement and integration of caretakers and support systems during treatment and episodes of care.

OBJECTIVES:

• Learn to build authentic relationships and rapport to engage parents/caretakers as partners using a trauma informed approach
• Learn framework to facilitate comprehensive family assessment/conceptualizations
• Learn relational interventions to support relationship development and repair when working with families/care systems

Location Info:
Zoom

TRAINERS:
Jennie Null - Jennie serves as the Learning and Development Manager within the Meraki Institute of Learning at Tanager Place in Cedar Rapids IA. Jennie is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and Registered Play Therapy Supervisor. She has advanced trainings in Family Therapy, Play Therapy, Sand Tray Therapy, Eye Movement Desensitization and reprocessing, Clinical Supervision, Restorative Practices, and Leadership. Jennie has presented internationally on topics related to leadership, staff development, trauma informed care, resilience, and wellbeing. Jennie has also designed and facilitated professional development courses for school districts, non-profits, and youth and family service providers focused on the RISE: Wellness & Resilience Framework, trauma informed care, youth mental health considerations, family & parent engagement, t, compassion resiliency, and various leadership topics. She finds passion assisting others on their journey whether it be in a therapeutic relationship, clinical supervision, and growth, facilitating highly reflective trainings, or mentoring.

Registration will begin at 9:30AM. Training will begin promptly at 10:00AM. This training is scheduled until 12pm.

Please note: Priority seating is provided to staff working within one of the current DHS child welfare service contracts, including: Family Centered Services (FCS); Qualified Residential Treatment Program (QRTP) / Group Foster Care; Child Welfare Emergency Services (CWES): Aftercare Services; Supervised Apartment Living (SAL); Recruitment, Retention, Training and Support Services (RRTS); Parent Partners; Foster Care Youth Council. If you do not work within one of the current DHS child welfare services contract, you may be bumped from the course and placed on a wait list.

 If you have questions regarding seating for the training or if you are unable to participate for any reason, please contact us ([email protected]).

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

Contact: For more information contact us at [email protected]