Understanding the Impact of Adversity in Childhood & Managing the Trauma Response in the Classroom Workshop
This training equips educators with vital insights into the profound effects of childhood adversity on students’ learning and behavior. Through comprehensive instruction, teachers will gain a deep understanding of how traumatic experiences can shape students’ responses and hinder their educational journey. The training empowers educators with effective strategies and compassionate techniques to create a safe and supportive classroom environment that fosters healing, resilience, and optimal learning outcomes for students who have faced adversity.
Trainer: Megan Ragan, MSW, LSW and Trauma Therapist
Date: Wednesday, December 13th
Location: Illinois Education Association, 500 Plaza Drive Suite 5, Carterville, IL 62918
Time: 8:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Types of Certification provided by our partners:
The Illinois Education Association will provide 5.5 Professional Development Hours (PDHs) per workshop for those on a Professional Educator License (PEL). The SIU School of Medicine will provide 5.5 Continuing Education Units (CEUs) per workshop for LSW, LCSW, LPC, and LCPC.
Space is limited to 30 participants. Complete the registration form below to secure your spot today. If you have any questions or require registration assistance, please email Jenny at firstname.lastname@example.org.