Trauma-Informed Training Being Offered Online Free For Limited Time


Starr Commonwealth, a nonprofit focused on "healing trauma and building resilence in children" is offering its online Trauma-Informed Resilient Schools course for FREE (for a limited time).

This course is intended for school professionals and no pre-requisite courses are required.

From the course's web page:

Trauma-Informed Resilient Schools teaches school professionals how to create trauma-informed schools and classrooms. The training focuses on resilience, exploring the core values and beliefs of educators and places an emphasis on understanding how trauma impacts children and their school experience. Lastly, proactive strategies such as fostering connections, prioritizing social and emotional skills, establishing safety, and promoting play are presented. This course provides detailed information and concrete actions that answer not just the “why” but also the “how” to create the best classroom and school supports for traumatized students and the school professionals who serve them.

» Visit Starr.Org For Full Details & To Register

A participant from Kansas City called the course "the most impactful training I have received—it leaves you so hopeful [that] we can undo the damage done to the youngest members of the community."