Domestic violence disrupts the entire family’s existence and children are not immune to its traumatic impacts. Trauma is a widespread, harmful and costly public health problem. With appropriate supports and interventions, people can overcome traumatic experiences.
During this interactive workshop geared towards professionals, participants will:
- Learn how domestic violence impacts children,
- Walk through the characteristics of a trauma-informed space, and
- Practice trauma-informed activities that create safe environments for children experiencing trauma.