#WeHealUS Awareness Launch!
We are all in this together and together #WeHealUS
Call to action: use #WeHealUS hashtag throughout May
Get your state awareness logo!
Follow #WeHealUS on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn
Check out this video from Campaign for Trauma-Informed Policies and Practices (CTIPP)
Illinois Campaign Launch DayJoin us as we spread the word about Trauma Informed and Mental Health Awareness Month across social media!
Learn about the Illinois Healing Capacity Center.
Watch the reading of ILSR 0301
Pennsylvania's Office of the Victims ' Advocate
Meet Up: Why Therapy?
7:00pm. - 8:00p.m. Eastern/6:00- 7:00p.m. Central
On the first Monday night of every month, the PA Office of Victim Advocate hosts a public forum to empower survivors, share information, and hear directly from crime victims. In May, chat about the benefits of therapy for crime survivors. How to Join? https://www.facebook.com/ PAOfficeofVictimAdvocate
Together We Rise
Resilience Week Virginia
View the signed proclamation from the Governor here!
Resilience Week is for everyone! Resilience can be celebrated individually, with family and friends, within organizations, and in community. Celebrating resilience can look like engaging in self-care, taking a walk with a friend, building a community garden, planning wellness activities for your staff, hosting a workshop about trauma-informed approaches, engaging in a community art project, planning a community block party - the list goes on!
IL State Board of Education
Mental Health Acceptance Terms, Student Advisory Council Videos (TikTok)
Student Advisory Council Videos All Day HOST: Illinois State Board of Education Follow along with the Illinois State Board of Education's Student Advisory Council as they share Mental Health Acceptance Terms from a student's perspective on TikTok.
UPMC Western Behavioral Health
11:00a.m.-12:00p.m. Eastern /10:00a.m. -11:00a.m. Central
How Early Experiences Shape Healthy Brains Look at aspects of early development and how trauma--for the child, the parent, or both--disrupt healthy emotional and relationship development. Target Audience: Mental health professionals working with children and adolescents.
How to Join? Registration Required. https://rebrand.ly/xird5d4
Understanding & Confronting Commercial Sexual Exploitation
9:00a.m.-11:00a.m. Eastern/8:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m. Central
Learn about Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children (CSEC), and how kids and teens are vulnerable to these crimes. This session is open to both therapists and advocates to identify and response appropriately to victims of exploitation. How to Join? Meeting Registration - Zoom
Mind Body Connection Day
Virtual Live Trauma Informed Yoga
Join Ashley Krstulovich with WholeSelf Healing and Yoga Meditation and Andrea Burns Healing Hands Yoga Trauma Informed Yoga every Wednesday in in May for Trauma Informed Yoga. Yoga therapy can be a valuable part of a person's medical care as well as a self-care tool.
Facebook Live • Zoom Recording
Learn more: Trauma Sensitive Yoga as a complementary treatment for posttraumatic stress disorder: A Qualitative Descriptive analysis - PMC (nih.gov)
Connecting the Dots
Trauma Responses and the Path to Healing
8:00p.m.-9:00p.m. Eastern/7:00p.m.-8:00 p.m. Central
A lightly moderated discussion about the book, “What Happened to You? by Oprah Winfrey and Dr. Bruce Perry with Youth Sports Coaches. Covering trauma-related topics that have todo with the challenges of coaches and young players in sports today.
How to Join? Launch Meeting - Zoom
Building Resilient Communities Virginia
Greater Richmond Scan
9:00a.m.-3:30p.m. Eastern/8:00a.m.-2:30p.m. Central
A free day of virtual workshops celebrating Virginia's Trauma-Informed Community Networks. Part of Resilience Week Virginia 2022. Goals of the conference include: Prioritizing values of justice, diversity, equity and inclusion; Centering lived experience; and Incorporating practical strategies and sharing knowledge and resources. The day will include 12 workshops along three tracks. Workshops will be recorded as well so registrants have further opportunity to view more.
Get Ticket Here
DEI and the Trauma Informed PA Plan
PA Office of Advocacy and Reform
11:00a.m.-12:00p.m. Eastern/ 10:00a.m.-11:00a.m. Central
Learn more about the intersections between the PA Trauma Informed Plan and the Diversity, Equity and Inclusion initiatives within the Commonwealth. Participants will have an opportunity to consider how the TIPA plan and OARs DEI initiatives can be implemented in their own community.
Memorial Behavioral Health
Sangamon-Menard Mobile Crisis Response Team
Learn about mental health and share Memorial Behavioral Health's resources on outpatient care, emergency MH care, and the Sangamon-Menard Mobile Crisis Response Team.
View on Facebook
Prevent Child Abuse IL and The IL ACEs Response Collaborative
10:00a.m. - 11:30a.m. Central/11:00a.m. -12:30a.m. Eastern
Trauma Informed Practices for Preventing Child Abuse and Promoting Healing Across the Lifespan
View Event Flyer
How to Join? Register here.
Mental Health Awareness Trauma Informed Care - Part I
Lunch & Learn
Illinois Public Health Association
11:00a.m.-12:00a.m. Central /12:00-1:00p.m. Eastern
Trauma Informed Care: General Training. Topics include trauma's complex impact, creative and compassionate responses, caring for self, and exploration.
How to Join? Zoom
MEETING ID: 860 4450 9346 PASSCODE: 291520
Empowerment through Common Language
PA Department of Education (PDE)
PDE solicited input on trauma-informed practice across Pennsylvania. An immediate recommendation was to develop a common language document to ensure that regardless of background, training, educational level or setting, team members are “speaking the same language.”
How to Read? Empowerment Through Common Language in PA
Creating Trauma-Informed Workspaces
2:00p.m.- 3:00p.m. Eastern/1:00p.m.-2:00p.m. Central
Southern Illinois University Center for Family Medicine
SIU Center for Family Medicine is excited to partner with Illinois Light Initiative for Trauma Awareness Month. Our providers and staff who created specialty clinics within Center For Family Medicine have come together to discuss their clinics which serve marginalized and underserved patients and communities while healing and helping them in creative and innovative settings.
SIU Center for Family Medicine’s Gender Equality and Transgender Clinic
Dr Amelia Frank shares valuable information on her experience providing gender friendly healthcare through SIU Center for Family Medicine’s Gender Equality and Transgender Clinic.
Community Resilience Model (CRM) Training
11:00a.m.-12:00a.m. Eastern/10:00a.m.-11:00a.m. Central
Interested in learning about what a trauma-informed, resiliency focused community looks like? Want to gain skills to identify and improve your response to toxic stress and trauma. Learn about the biology of stress. Explore the impact of trauma on individuals and communities. Learn how resiliency can be restored or increased through six simple wellness skills
Register for this free skills based training here.
Trauma and the Stress Response System
Liam N. Power, HEAL PA
1:00p.m.-2:00p.m. Eastern/12:00-1:00p.m. Central
This event focuses on the impact of trauma and stress on neurotypical functioning. This session will underscore the importance of social emotional intelligence and explore how trauma-informed practices benefit all people, regardless of their individual trauma exposure. How to Join? Launch Meeting - Zoom
Lyon's Township Mental Health Commission
The Lyons Township Mental Health Commission advances a network of mental health, developmental disabilities, and substance use services for creating a healthy community.
For services, resources and information, visit their website or check out their Facebook page and featured video!
Illinois State Board of Education
The statewide Resilience Education to Advance Community Healing (REACH) initiative trains educators, school mental health professionals, and community members to recognize signs and symptoms of trauma and address students' social-emotional and mental health needs. 52 districts in IL have formed REACH teams to build capacity at their schools to implement and expand trauma responsive policies and practices. Participating districts and schools receive trainings, TA, and support to implement the REACH model.
Campaign for Trauma-Informed Policy & Practice (CTIPP)
Learn about CTIPP's mission, their National Trauma Campaign Initiative, or watch a recorded workshop from the series: Building a National Movement to Prevent Trauma and Foster Resilience - co-hosted with the National Prevention Science Coalition and PACEs Connection.
Virtual Live Trauma Informed Yoga3:00p.m.-4:00p.m. Eastern/2:00p.m.- 3:00p.m. Central
Join Ashley Krstulovich with WholeSelf Healing and Yoga Meditation and Andrea Burns Healing Hands Yoga Trauma Informed Yoga for Trauma Informed Yoga. Yoga therapy can be a valuable part of a person's medical care as well as a self-care tool. Facebook Live | Zoom
The Impact of War on Children:
Consider the Trauma of War in Ukraine
Dr. Omar Reda
3:30p.m.-4:30p.m. Eastern/ 2:30p.m.-3:30p.m. Central
This session will describe the psychosocial impact of war, armed conflict, and inter-personal violence on children, and explore ways for parents and caregivers to help children through the trauma of war. How to Join? Launch Meeting - Zoom
From Coping to Healing
Martin Simms, Dr. Perry, and Oprah
8:00p.m.-9:00p.m. Eastern/ 7:00p.m.-8:00p.m. Central
with Evolution Family Success Center (Camden, NJ) www.hispanicfamilycenter.com
Well-Being Day: A day we are dedicated to well-being activities to raise awareness and take care of our mental health. Through well-being, stations will be set up for our families and staff. A hydration station with fruit-infused water, a book station, a quiet meditation area, and an area for stretching are all easy ideas for a refreshing yet straightforward well-being day.
Compassion Prison Project
Listen to A Compassionate Inquiry with Gabor Mat'e.
Take the ACE Quiz to start a conversation about childhood trauma.
Read about the symptoms of childhood trauma.
Learn how Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) affects everyone.
Watch this episode of Trauma Talks and learn about Childhood Trauma.
Taco 'Bout Your Feelings
Mobile Family Success Center
3:00p.m.- 4:00p.m. Eastern/2:00p.m.-3:00p.m. Central
Join the New Jersey Department of Children and Families for Taco-Tuesday as we highlight Mental Health Awareness Month. Meet Carla as she demonstrates how to make healthy tacos while we showcase self-care strategies. Let us talk about your greatness. Register: https://bit.ly/tacoboutfeelings
Junior League of Montclair-Newark and ACES:
6:00p.m.-8:00p.m. Eastern/5:00p.m.- 7:00p.m. Central
Join the Junior League of Montclair-Newark and New Jersey Department of Children and Families’ Office of Resilience as we observe National Foster Care Month and National Mental Health and Trauma Awareness Month. Register Here
Equitable Practices Through a Trauma Informed Lens
This recorded webinar focuses on development of a common language for equity and trauma in schools and how the integration of equitable practices for all students, staff, and families is an integral basis for trauma informed work in a school.
How to Watch? Webinar: YouTube
Protecting Your Mental Health and Wellness Webinar
Illinois Public Health Association and the IL Dept of Commerce and Economic Opportunity
11:00a.m.- 12:00p.m. Central/12:00p.m.-1:00p.m. Eastern
This presentation will discuss the importance of protecting your mental health and wellness, and review some of the resources available through health insurance and other sources. Topics to be covered include mental healthcare stigma and the value and need of mental wellness services.
How to Join? Zoom Meeting ID: 869 9319 2659 Passcode: 077387
Trauma in Schools:
Nurturing the Emotionally Safe School Environment
Dr. Dana Milakovic, the state-wide PDE advisor for Trauma (K-12), shares how forming relationships with members of the community is an easy, free way to form connections and gain knowledge from a diverse population that can form solutions.
How to Listen? Quetico Coaching Podcast
Becoming a Trauma Informed Organization
Illinois Public Health Association and the IL Dept of Commerce and Economic Opportunity
Illinois Public Health Association and Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity hosted a virtual panel on the importance of becoming a trauma-informed small business and organization and why supporting your employees' mental health needs is critical.Check it out on IPHA's YouTube channel
SUNDAY MAY 15
Dancing Mindfulness: A Creative Pathway to Healing
Denina Bautti, Sage Action Consulting
1:00p.m.-1:30p.m. Eastern/ 12:00p.m.- 12:30 p.m. Central
Connect with your body and breath using the power of music, movement, and awareness. Dancing Mindfulness is a movement meditation practice for everyone regardless of age, body type, fitness level, or experience. Come as you are and move as you wish, which can be seated, standing, or reclined.
How to Join? Registration Required - Zoom
Healing Capacity Building Center
Illinois Public Health Association and the Illinois Light Initiative
Read about how the Healing Capacity Center originated.View the Healing Capacity Center's resolution and initiatives
My Ancestor’s Wildest Dreams: Forging a Path from Sankofa to Healing
Ta Lisa Ramos, MSW, LSW, CCTP-I
11:00a.m.-12:00p.m. Eastern/10:00a.m.-11:00a.m. Central
This presentation will take a deep dive into healing collectivist communities, and specifically focusing on the mental health needs of our Black, Indigenous, and People of Color. Explore how culture and ancestral strength can provide a framework for intergenerational healing and restoring collective wounds.
1.0 CEU available
This virtual presentation will discuss evidence-based violence prevention strategies, as well as highlight work happening in Illinois to strengthen violence prevention efforts.
Trauma-Informed Care During Disasters: Evidence-Based Strategies to Aid in Community Recovery
2:00p.m.- 3:00p.m. Central/3:00p.m.-4:00p.m. Eastern
This talk will provide an overview of the mental health impact of disasters, with a focus on the COVID-19 pandemic and environmental disasters including hurricanes and wildfires.
Restoring Trust After Childhood Trauma
Beth Tyson, Psychotherapist, Grief & Trauma Expert, Author
12:00p.m.-1:30p.m. Eastern/ 11:00p.m.-12:30p.m. Central
Learn how adverse childhood experiences (ACE's) and trauma impact the child's brain and nervous system. Take away practical, evidenced-based tools you can implement right away to begin the healing process for you and the children you love. How to Join? Register here.
REACH Initiative IL-AWARE (SAMHA) Bloomington SD and Eldorado
The IL-AWARE Program is designed to expand efforts to help schools better identify and respond to mental health issues among youth, and expand a framework of evidence-based practices and develop sustainable systems at the state level. Check out ISBE's featured school districts.
Trauma-Informed Family and Community Engagement
National Association for Family, School, and Community Engagement
Community-based organizations, school districts, and state education agencies discuss how their respective systems are working to address trauma and increase teacher well-being during times of heightened stress. How to Watch? Recorded Webinar - YouTube
Illinois Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA)
Recorded Webinar SeriesThe Illinois Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) is a network of volunteers who advocate for the best interest of children when a family is experiencing a crisis and becomes involved with the child welfare system. Illinois CASA recruits, trains and manages over 3,000 volunteers. View their library of recorded webinars here.
Join Ashley Krstulovich with WholeSelf Healing and Yoga Meditation and Andrea Burns Healing Hands Yoga Trauma Informed Yoga for Trauma Informed Yoga. Yoga therapy can be a valuable part of a person's medical care as well as a self-care tool. Facebook Live | Zoom password: 925496
Wellness Webinar - Resilience Boost: It StARTs With You!
12:00 p.m.-1:00p.m. Pacific/3:00p.m.-4:00p.m. Eastern
Feeling burnt out? In need of a resilience boost? Get back in touch with hope, creativity, and the joy that brought you to be a helper in the first place. This workshop will introduce It stARTS With You, a partnership between Origins Training and A Creative Leap focusing on using art to support the cultivation of resilience in helping professionals. Join Andi Fetzner and Jessica Flowers for a hands-on 60 minute workshop to discover how this series can bring the joy back into your work and life. Register here to attend virtually.
Re-writing Our Narratives: Cultivating Healing through Critical Literacy and Collective Care
1:00 p.m. - 2:15 p.m. Pacific/4:00 p.m. - 5:15 p.m. Eastern
The School Crisis Recovery and Renewal (SCRR) project invites you to join this five-part educator participatory action research experience, designed to guide educators through the process of exploring personal and collective barriers to mental health and wellness. Using the ecological model of health and the structure of Critical Friends Groups (CFG), join us to develop our own essential questions and action plans relevant to areas of need within our personal and professional lives to foster holistic wellness. This group is limited to 40 people- first come first served! Register here.
What Happened to You? Coach? Post-Traumatic Wisdom8:00p.m.-9:00p.m. Eastern/7:00p.m.- 8:00p.m. Central
A lightly moderated discussion about the book of the same name by Oprah Winfrey and Dr. Bruce Perry. Covering trauma-related topics that have to do with the challenges of coaches and young athletes in sports today. How to Join? Live Zoom.
11:00a.m.-1:00p.m. Eastern/ 10:00a.m.-12:00p.m. Central
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Central/1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Eastern
Discussions will include the treatment of Indigenous peoples and Asian/Pacific Islanders, colonization, slavery and labor exploitation among other relevant topics. Register here to attend virtually.
Justice Voices is a video and audio podcast featuring “stories that need to be told, voices that need to be heard” regarding crime and criminal justice issues. Many episodes feature conversations with formerly incarcerated people whose stories almost always illustrate the adverse impact of chronic trauma, especially during childhood and teenage years. The program’s founder and host, David Risley, is a former career federal prosecutor and former Director of Public Safety Policy in the Illinois Governor’s office.
For many episodes, Mr. Risley is joined by co-host Lynard Joiner. Mr. Risley and Mr. Joiner first met on opposite sides of a federal courtroom, on opposite sides of the law. Mr. Joiner was a defendant. Mr. Risley was the prosecutor. Now, they are friends and colleagues. Mr. Joiner founded and manages a community reentry program for returning citizens following their release from prison, Shifting Into New Gear (SING).
Episodes specifically on the relationship between trauma and violent crime (episode 4, parts 1 and 2):
Day of Listening
YWCA Tri County
12:00p.m.-1:30p.m. Eastern/11:00p.m.-12:30p.m. Central
Unite to Heal PA, a YWCA initiative, is hosting a Day of Listening to hear from the BIPOC community across PA to understand their concerns and needs as individuals and community members, and how those needs, and concerns pertain to race. Hosted by BIPOC facilitators, and all are welcome to attend.
Trauma-Informed Education in Illinois: Research-Based Practices for Educators & Policymakers Panel
University of Illinois
How to join? Register Here- Zoom
Lunch Break Yoga Reset
Pennsylvania Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) Association
A virtual, all levels yoga session provides an opportunity to balance life and professional stress through yoga and deep breathing. Can benefit anyone looking to relax and rest in the middle of the day. Lead by Betsy Savoia with specialty certifications in restorative yoga, trauma-informed yoga, and more! How to Join? Launch Meeting - Zoom
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Pacific/3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Eastern
Intergenerational Trauma (two-part series)
You are invited to a special, two-part event on the hot topic, "Can Early Intervention in Intergenerational Trauma Improve Health and Save Lives?" Part two is scheduled for June 23 and will focus on, "Can Primary Care Providers Address Intergenerational Trauma?" Register here.
Bullying as a Traumatic Experience
Center for Schools and Communities
This presentation focuses on identify bullying as a type of school violence and understanding it as a type of traumatic experience for students and staff. Learn how adults can use trauma-informed principles to address exposure to trauma.
How to Watch? Vimeo Recorded Video
National Alliance of Trauma Recovery Centers (NATRC)
UCSF Division of Trauma Recovery Services
What is a Trauma Recovery Center?
Trauma Recovery Centers: Meeting the Needs of Victims of Violent Crime During COVID-19 and Beyond
Trauma-Informed Instruction, Culture and Climate, Equity and Bullying
Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE)
This presentation provides an overview of PDE's initiatives to promote safe and supportive schools, with a focus on how addressing school climate through the lens of equitable trauma-informed practices enhances safety for staff and students. Watch YouTube Video.
1.5 CEU Available
National Alliance on Mental Illness Chicago (NAMI) Panel
3:30 Central/4:30 Eastern
NAMI Chicago fights for families and individuals impacted by mental health conditions. They promote community wellness, break down barriers to mental health care, and provide support and expertise for families, professionals, and individuals in Chicago and beyond.Learn more about NAMI Chicago here.
View the NAMI Chicago panel: Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter
Illinois State Board of Education: IDPH Suicide Prevention Data and Hope for the Day
ISBE is partnering with the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) to bring suicide prevention training to school personnel later this year. After conducting a survey to ask schools about technical assistance needs, it was clearly indicated that schools wanted more training to be able to provide a supportive environment with trained staff. Two different types of training will be offered -- one for clinical school staff, such as social workers and psychologists, and one for educators, paraprofessionals, and other school staff who interact with students.
Trauma-Informed Awareness Day: Building a Healing Centered Illinois
The Illinois ACE's Response Collaborative
The Illinois ACEs Response Collaborative at Health & Medicine Policy Research Group will host Illinois’ fourth annual Trauma-Informed Awareness Day.
Stay tuned for details on this virtual event where we’ll gather with partners across Illinois in honor of Trauma-Informed Awareness Day!
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Eastern / 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Central
Tattoos As Therapy: Exploring the Role of Tattoos for the Trauma Survivor
Our understanding of this body modification practice is incomplete due to a social history of stigma and bias. This program will address the therapeutic role tattoos play in trauma survivor wellness and recovery. Practical application will be discussed based on current findings backed by theoretical and conceptual literature. How to Join? Launch Meeting - Zoom
Trauma Informed Yoga
2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Central / 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Eastern
Join Ashley Krstulovich with WholeSelf Healing and Yoga Meditation and Andrea Burns Healing Hands Yoga Trauma Informed Yoga for Trauma Informed Yoga. Yoga therapy can be a valuable part of a person's medical care as well as a self-care tool. How to Join? Facebook Live or Zoom password:925496
5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Eastern / 4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Central
Rock Painting Activity
Bayside Family Success Center
Join Bayside FSC in New Jersey as we paint rocks together and highlight what mental health is and how children can handle it when they are feeling overwhelmed.Register: https://bit.ly/BaysideRockPainting
8:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Eastern / 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Central
What Happened to You? Coach? Our Brains, Our Biases, Our Systems
Martin Simms, Dr. Bruce Perry, Oprah Winfrey
A lightly moderated discussion about the book “What Happened to You?" by Oprah Winfrey and Dr. Bruce Perry with Youth Sports Coaches. Covering trauma related topics that have to do with the challenges of coaches and young players in sports today. How to Join? Launch Meeting - Zoom
4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Eastern
The Family Expo (New Jersey)
Family Expo is a program of Project Sussex Kids and the Sussex County Family Success Center at Project Self-Sufficiency. Find more details and join this New Jersey expo event in person here.
Springfield Equal Justice Project
Join the Springfield Equal Justice Project for a showing of the film, Just Mercy. This movie highlights the intersection of mental health and justice. Information on location coming soon!
11:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Eastern
Trauma Informed Education Coalition: Straight Talk About the Crisis in Education
Trauma Informed Education Coalition (TIEC)
Experts will analyze and explore solutions to the overall trauma experienced by communities, students, and educators across the country. How to Join? Launch Meeting - Zoom
Public Health Institute of Metropolitan Chicago
Community Reentry Project (CRP) is a multiple- stakeholder initiative that coordinates reentry efforts in Illinois. CRP focuses on ensuring that people living with and at the highest risk for HIV transition smoothly from incarceration to communities.
Sign up for CRP updates! Listen to the 3Ps in a Pod: An Education Podcast on LGBTQ Inclusion and Support in the Classroom with Nat Duran.
7:00 p .m. - 8:00 p.m. Eastern / 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Central
Resilience Through Trauma
Trauma results in emotional -- and sometimes even physical - - injury. However, there are certain protective factors that allow children to rise above the pain and thrive despite any adverse childhood experiences (ACES). Participants will learn the three key components to resilience and leave with actionable steps to support children through their trauma. How to Join? Launch Meeting - Zoom
PsychU: Improving Mental Health Care...Together
Mental Health Awareness: A Focus on Suicide and Stigma
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Central / 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Eastern
PsychU is a free community and online resource library for mental health. Our members share one simple belief: Enhanced information, increased collaboration, and ongoing discussion will lead to improved mental health care and patient outcomes for individuals with mental illnesses. Join PsychU for their webinar, Mental Health Awareness: A Focus on Suicide. Join Here- Zoom
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Eastern / 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Central
Collectively Rooted Presents: Talk About it Be About it - How We Heal
This session kicks off Dr. Bessel Van Der Kolk’s Summer Trauma Training Series. An introduction video offers a peek into the importance behind the upcoming series. All trainings in the series will be available free of charge. How to Join? Launch Meeting - Zoom
2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Eastern / 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Central
Now What? A Cross-State Discussion on Building the Movement
Campaign for Trauma-Informed Policy and Practice (CTIPP)
A discussion with various states who have begun to build their trauma-informed movements through the development of coalitions. Participants can learn about the steps taken and how to begin the movement in their own states. How to Join? Launch Meeting - Zoom
The Stress & Trauma Treatment Center
The mission of the Stress & Trauma Treatment Center, Inc. is to help the vulnerable and hurt in our communities to heal from adversity, traumatic stress, and suffering during childhood. The vision of the SATTC is to provide and disseminate state-of-the art trauma informed and trauma focused evidence based practices.
Join in sharing their message by using one of these social media graphics.
Safe 2 Help Illinois
Safe2Help provides free self- help resources and a Mental Health Toolkit developed by ISBE for educators that compliments current SEL curriculum. With a goal of getting students to "seek help before harm," Safe2Help Illinois allows students to share info on school safety issues 24/7 in a confidential way, using a free app and via text, phone or website. View the Mental Health Toolkit here.