Communities Addressing Trauma and Community Strife Through Trauma-Informed Approaches

Event Date: 
May 22, 2017 -
01:00pm to 02:30pm
EDT

Part One: Introduction of SAMHSA's Concept of Trauma and Guidance for a Trauma-Informed Approach to Healing Communities

Introduces SAMHSA's Concept of Trauma and Guidance for a Trauma-Informed Approach to Healing Communities. William Kellibrew will discuss the creative approaches being implemented by the Baltimore City Health Department's Office of Youth Violence Prevention, in Baltimore, Maryland. John Comer, from Communities United and Baltimore City Health Department, will also share his approach to mobilizing communities to take charge of their own healing from community trauma.

To participate in the webinar on May 22, please join us online at 1 p.m. by visiting: https://nasmhpd.adobeconnect.com/communityvln/. Then dial telephone number 1-888-727-2247 and enter the conference identification number 9452092, followed by #.

NOTE: This webinar is part of a 6-month monthly webinar series that will highlight communities working to improve member resiliency and responsiveness to community incidents. The series, sponsored by SAMHSA's National Center for Trauma-Informed Care and Alternatives to Seclusion and Restraint, will take place from April through September 2017 on the fourth Monday of each month from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Eastern Time.