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Trauma Training and Awareness

Knowledge about traumatic stress is a critical first step for staff to effectively understand, support, and serve those impacted by it.

Advancing Trauma Training and Awareness in the workforce can include:

  • Trainings and/or workshops on the impact and prevalence of child trauma exposure for staff, supervisors, and managers
  • Showing support and commitment to trauma training and awareness (e.g., allowing time out of staff’s schedule to attend such trainings)
  • Having systems in place to monitor the impact of training on the workforce
  • Internal capacity to ensure that ongoing training and education for the workforce on trauma informed care is available
  • A workforce culture where individuals feel knowledgeable and skilled to work sensitively and effectively with trauma survivors
  • Available resources for staff and supervisors on ways to incorporate trauma-informed practice and supervision in their work


  • In-Person Training

  • Online Training

  • Webinars

  • Training Guides & Curricula

  • Implementation Tools & Guides