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April 5, 2021

Trauma-Informed Care Workshops

Monday, 9:00 am to 11:00 am Free

Join Pitt SHRS Wellness Pavilion and Homewood CEC for free virtual workshops that will help prepare participants to address and prevent the traumatic impact of adversities in childhood.


Research shows that 67 percent of the population has experienced at least one Adverse Childhood Experience. These trauma-based adversities are predictive of many toxic physical, mental, and social outcomes throughout a person’s lifetime. As a society, we need to be better informed and prepared to prevent and address the traumatic impact of childhood adversities.

Featured Workshops

The following workshops are open to caregivers, community residents, neighborhood schools, community organizations, and anyone who works with youth:

Trauma 101
April 5, 2021  |  9:00 – 11:00 a.m.

In this multi-media, interactive workshop, participants will work together to build a powerful image that helps them appreciate the complex nature of trauma and its aftermath.

Trauma 102
April 12, 2021  | 9:00 – 11:00 a.m.

This workshop will build on the information discussed in the first training session. Participants will be provided with opportunities to implement and practice the following skills:

    • Dr. Bruce Perry’s Three Rs
    • Developing Personal Safety Plans
    • Trauma-sensitive communication
    • Intentional Breathing
    • Understanding the Definitions of Epigenetics and Trans-Generational Legacies


To register, complete the online registration form. Registrants will receive the Zoom information in their emails.

More Information

For more information, contact SHRS Wellness Pavilion Director Channing Moreland at clmorelands@pitt.edu or 412.383.3770. Share this flyer with your network.

These workshops are sponsored by the PA Care Partnership and Lakeside Global Institute.

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9:00 am to 11:00 am
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