Pennsylvania Supplemental Emergency Response Grant in collaboration with the PA Attorney General’s Office and Lakeside Global Institute to host a 2-Day Trauma Summit on Wednesday, October 2nd and Thursday, October 3rd. The Event will include networking lunches, choice of breakout sessions, and meet the following learning objectives:

  • Gain basic information about trauma and the impact of trauma on the brain
  • Understand a key trauma-sensitive skill for trauma-informed care
  • Recognize signs and symptoms of secondary traumatic stress
  • Explore styles of leadership for parents and caregivers
  • Recognize ways trauma impacts cultural beliefs and practice
  • Identify which region of the brain a child is operating from based on the child’s behavior
  • Apply brain-based activities in leading children that are related to the brain region the children are operating from
  • Through a simulation exercise, participants will be:
    • Informed about the power of chronic adversity and traumatic stress
    • Impressed about the negative impact of systems working in silos
    • Inspired to dialogue and take action for cross-sector collaboration

The event is co-sponsored by Luzerne-Wyoming Counties System of Care, Lackawanna County System of Care, Luzerne County’s Human Services Division, the United Way of Wyoming Valley and ……..

To view the 2 day agenda and to access the registration link click here:

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