Parenting the Traumatized Child: Understanding and Navigating Behaviors

This training delves into the impact of trauma on the developing child, including how attachment, trauma and stress shape children’s behavior and relationships.  It runs 3 or 4 hours depending on your training needs.  This training has been delivered to DFPS foster and adoptive parents and counts as "BIT: Behavior Intervention Training" - an annual 4 hour required training.

 

Training Outline

1. How children respond to trauma

2. Trauma and the brain

3. How trauma impacts attachment

4. The impact of trauma on children’s behavior and relationships

5. Understanding and navigating behaviors