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Youth Worker Cafe

About this Youth Worker Cafe

Explore the true meaning of "trauma-informed" and how it impacts our clients, our colleagues, and ourselves. You will gain an actionable approach to creating a trauma-informed workplace and career, using the definition laid forth by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA).

 

Speaker:

Jayme Whitaker, MSW, RYT

Director

Pick Yourself Up

 

What You will Learn

LearnYou will work to identify personal renewal goals that align with SAMHSA's trauma-informed definition and be able to:

  • Realize the work in which you engage can produce vicarious trauma,and why
  • Recognize signs of vicarious trauma in self, clients, and colleagues
  • Respond to signs and enact a care plan
  • Understand the importance of an ongoing care plan to reduce andprevent re-traumatization

NO cost to attend!

 

Questions?

For more information or questions about RSVP, contact Kori Jones at kjones@iyi.org.

 

What is Youth Worker Cafe?

A professional education training to address the local concerns, interests, and actionable solutions of Indiana youth workers. Cafeés build, support, and expand professional relationships between local youth workers & organizations.

 

Community Partners

  • Purdue Extension - Harrison County
  •  Boys and Girls Club of Harrison-Crawford Counties
  • Harrison County Community Foundation
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