Trauma-Informed Care for Schools Before, During, and After Possible Emergency Events

Event Date: 
June 26, 2019 - 02:00pm to 03:00pm EDT

This webinar focused on trauma-informed care for schools before, during, and after possible events and how to address trauma in school emergency operations plans (EOPs). Presenters provided an overview of trauma and retraumatization, including their causes; discuss manifestations of trauma in students; explored a trauma-informed approach; and reviewed considerations for school preparedness planning. This event also featured a dedicated 15-minute Q&A session during which presenters fielded questions from participants.

Presenters included:

  • Dr. Marleen Wong, Senior Vice Dean & Director of Field Education, University of Southern California Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work;
  • Madeline Sullivan, Management and Program Analyst, ED's OSSS; and
  • Alison Curtis, Information & Product Manager, REMS TA Center

Registration: Register for the webinar here.