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Trauma-Informed Care Learning Series Webinar #1
January 30, 2019 at 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
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Webinar #1: Intro to Trauma-Informed Approaches
Covering the topics:
– Understanding Trauma
– What is it?
– Prevalence of trauma
– Impact of trauma
– Adverse Childhood Experiences study
– Impact of trauma on the brain
– Paradigm shift – changing the question from “What’s wrong with you?” to “What happened to you?”
– Specific focus on Substance Use Disorder
Note: times are originally in Central timezone, so when you click to register the times may look slightly different as a result.
Speaker: Elizabeth Guroff, MA, LCMFT, Director Trauma–Informed Services, National Council for Behavioral Health
Elizabeth is a Licensed Clinical Marriage and Family Therapist with over 20 years of experience in the Behavioral Health field as both a clinician and administrator. Elizabeth has worked in a range of clinical settings from Treatment Foster Care and In-Home Treatment programs to Outpatient Mental Health, Private practice and Community-based adult services to a variety of residential settings for children and adults. In all of those settings, Elizabeth has provided direct clinical services and provided clinical supervision and direction in all of those areas. Most recently, Elizabeth was the COO of a large mental health provider in Montgomery County, Maryland, where she oversaw and directed the implementation of TIC practices across the entire Agency as well as was the clinical supervisor at a behavioral health clinic in Columbia, Maryland.
This webinar series is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). For more information, please visit www.HRSA.gov. The webinar series is also supported by the Great Lakes Addiction Technology Transfer Center and the Great Lakes Mental Health Technology Transfer Center.