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Trauma Skilled Practice Course

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Health In Mind

40 Shandwick Place

Edinburgh

EH2 4RT

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Trauma Skilled Practice course is for staff with direct and frequent contact with people who may be survivors. It is assumed that you have learned at an introductory level about trauma through the Level 1 workshop or equivalent similar courses. In Health in Mind, this course is for all staff who are working directly supporting people.

This training sits at the Skilled Practice Level 2 in the National Trauma Training Skills Framework.Aim (draft - will be clarified as course is developed)

Aim

  • To be able to develop working relationships based on trauma-informed principles of trust, collaboration, choice, empowerment and safety.

Objectives

  • For workers to gain an understanding of the impact of trauma for different populations, life stages and types.

  • For workers to be able to recognise when an individual requires psychological support and where and how to refer them on

  • To recognise when an individual or dependents are experiencing harm linked to discrimination.

  • Staff will learn the current guidence and protocols for assessing and managing risk

  • Workers will learn appropriate trauma-informed ways of supporting disclosure.

  • Workers will learn about their own responses and reactions to trauma and how to look after themselves.

  • Workers will learn about the options for care, support and therapy to support individuals.

  • Staff will learn about the successful recovery and fulfilling lives of persons affected by trauma


Trainer

Jean Budge has worked for Health in Mind’s Trauma Services for nine years, the last four as a supervisor. Trauma Services is a specialist service providing support to adult survivors of childhood sexual abuse.

Terms and conditions

This course is at Health in Mind's main offices, 40 Shandwick Place. We will provide teas, coffee throughout the day. It is not fully accessible for wheelchair users, please contact us if you need us to relocate.

Training booking on Eventbrite are best paid by credit or debit card using Visa, Mastercard or American express. In exceptional circumstances, credit facilities may be available. Please contact the organiser to discuss your request at training@health-in-mind.org.uk or 0131 225 8508.

If you need to cancel your booking and give more than two weeks’ notice, we will refund your payment in full. If you cancel with less than two weeks’ notice, we will refund 50% of your fee.

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