Training Details

Event Dates and Timeframe
  • Tuesday, May 26, 2020
    • 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

Location

GoToWebinar
http://gotowebinar.com/

Cost Range

FREE

Host and Instructor

Host: Doors to Wellbeing
Instructor: Tommy Newcombe and Tera Newcombe

Description

This presentation will describe basic information about the characteristics and prevalence of trauma - relevant to the work of mental health peer specialists. Risk factors and protective factors will be reviewed so that peer supporters are better grounded in providing trauma-informed care in supporting recovery and resilience.



Learning Objectives:

Presenters:

Tommy Newcombe is the Executive Director of The Connection Project, a peer-run organization in Norfolk, Nebraska. He is a Certified Peer Support Specialist and an instructor of Intentional Peer Support. Mr. Newcombe is an Advanced Level WRAP Facilitator. He holds a bachelor's degree in business administration and is currently studying for his Master of Public Administration degree.

Tera Newcombe is a Certified Peer Support Specialist at the Women's Empowering Life Line in Norfolk, Nebraska. Mrs. Newcombe sits on the Board of Directors for The Connection Project. She has a bachelor's degree in behavioral sciences and is working towards a master's degree in clinical mental health counseling.

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