Adult

Trauma Awareness

Building skills and strategies to support yourself and others impacted by traumatic events

The details

Trauma Awareness for Adults

This workshop increases the understanding of unresolved trauma. Participants learn to recognize the manifestations of trauma in themselves and others.

The workshop recognizes that extremely stressful events happen and may have a lasting impact. Participants learn how to re-establish a normal routine to ensure a sense of order and control in life.

Delivered by a qualified facilitator including lived experiences stories on trauma guided by MIEACT’s DoNoHarm safe story telling framework.

MIEACT customises this program to meet the specific needs of your group.

By the end of this session participants will:

  • Learn about unresolved trauma
  • Increase understanding of available treatments and ways to seek help
  • Learn how to decrease escalation and communicate effectively with those who have experienced trauma
  • Learn how to identify people at risk of trauma
  • Understand the importance of social connectedness
  • Learn positive coping strategies and how to apply them