Trauma-Informed Resilience Skills at Times of Societal Crisis

Trauma Informed Resilience Webinar

Barry University School of Social Work is offering a 1-day webinar training that will describe how professional helpers can help others build resilience in these uncertain times. This session will offer practical skills for helping others cope, using principles of trauma-informed care (TIC). Participants will learn to understand and societal crisis anxieties through the lens of trauma. The training will also provide information and skills related to dealing with vicarious trauma and self care. Come prepared with some current examples in mind to discuss challenges and to brainstorm solutions.

  1. Participants will learn to understand societal crisis anxiety through a trauma lens.
  2. Participants will review and apply crisis intervention skills using SAMHSA’s principles of TIC.
  3. Participants will discuss challenges and solutions related to the special circumstances of the COVID and societal crisis.
  4. Participants will discuss and apply strategies for coping with vicarious trauma.
  5. Participants will demonstrate trauma-informed case conceptualization and responses.
  6. Participants will be able to identify and describe skills for building resilience during times of community crisis.

About the Speaker:

Jill Evenson

Dr. Jill Levenson is a Professor of Social Work at Barry University in Miami, FL. She is a SAMHSA-trained trauma-informed care instructor, and Lead Coordinator for the Trauma-informed Training Initiative at Barry’s Center for Human Rights & Social Justice. She has published 5 books and over 100 articles, many about adverse childhood experiences and trauma-informed care in forensic and clinical settings. Her research has been funded by the National Institutes of Justice and the National Sexual Violence Resource Center. Dr. Levenson is a licensed clinical social worker who has provided clinical and forensic services in South Florida for over 30 years. She has provided TIC trainings in more than 20 states, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand.

Schedule & Pricing

  • June 30, 2020 | 9:00 AM – 3:30 PM
  • 1-Day Webinar: $60 per person

CEU'S Available

  • 5 hrs of CEUs, LCSW, LMFT, LMHC

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