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Trauma-Informed Care Training

Friday, July 12, 2019
10:00 am3:00 pm
United Way of Central Alabama

Registration Fee: $30.00 per person

Experiencing trauma can affect physical, social, emotional, and behavioral aspects of life. Considering past trauma, remaining aware of coping mechanisms, and understanding the importance of trauma-informed care aids helpers in treating the whole person rather than different symptoms.

Objectives:
Describe various issues that may impact client care and recovery.
Gain knowledge of the signs and symptoms of trauma in clients, family, and colleagues.
Learn how to avoid and combat vicarious trauma in helping professionals.
Understand the importance of trauma-informed approaches in mental health treatment.

About the Trainer: Asha Dickerson, PhD, LPC, NCC, CPCS

Dr. Asha Dickerson is a Licensed Professional Counselor, educator, consultant, and speaker based in Atlanta, Georgia. Dr. Dickerson has worked with individuals and families of all age ranges and her clinical and academic specialties include multicultural issues, addicted families, and blended family issues.

Cancellation: Refunds available up to June 1, 2018 minus $10 administrative fee. No refunds available after June 1, 2018.

Location and Parking: United Way of Central Alabama Boardroom (3600 8th Avenue S., Birmingham, AL. 35222) Free parking available on site.

Registration Options: There are two registration options.
(1) Participants can pay and register online by going to www.fshbhm.org, click on the upcoming events tab and select the July 11th training date.

(2) Participants can complete the attached registration form and mail it with a check or money order to:
Fellowship House, Inc. – Trauma Training
Attn: Elizabeth Stewart
1625 12th Avenue S.
Birmingham, AL 35205
*Please make checks or money orders out to: Fellowship House, Inc.*

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