Person-Centered Trauma Informed Care with Older Adults

Course Objectives

  • Identify and understand trauma-informed care principles
  • Develop a deeper understanding of resilience and self-care
  • Utilize person-centered trauma-informed care principles to develop a deeper understanding of the unique effects of trauma on the older adult population, potential symptoms and triggers

Course Description

The Person-Centered Trauma-Informed Care paradigm helps to contextualize the lived experiences of individuals who have suffered significant trauma. It guides us both in our care of these individuals and care of ourselves. Learn about current research on Person-Centered Trauma-Informed Care. Utilize this learning and understanding to help better serve our older adult community and other populations who have suffered significant trauma.

Course Price: FREE

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Call 913-477-8251 for more information.

Contact Hours: 2:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. (2 contact hours, 2-Res Care Hours)