Training Details

Event Dates and Timeframe
  • Thursday, February 10, 2022
    • 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM


AKTC Support

Cost Range


Host and Instructor

Host: Rural AKHealth Professions Foundation/AKTraining Cooperative
Instructor: Laura van Dernoot Lipsky, author of Trauma Stewardship: An Everyday Guide to Caring for Self While Caring for Others and The Age of Overwhelm


This interactive training and discussion will offer practical tools to help us sustain, individually and collectively, in the face of trauma, secondary trauma, and overwhelm. Whether this is related to our work, our personal lives, the pandemic, systematic oppression and structural supremacy surfacing in exceedingly painful ways, or the unfolding of the climate crisis, we will discuss what the consequences are as well as strategies for sustaining ourselves and each other.

Laura van Dernoot Lipsky is the founder and director of The Trauma Stewardship Institute and author of Trauma Stewardship: An Everyday Guide to Caring for Self While Caring for Others and The Age of Overwhelm. Widely recognized as a pioneer in the field of trauma exposure, she has worked locally, nationally, and internationally for more than three decades gaining experience in this field.

The Trauma Stewardship Institute

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CHD e-Learning Portal - Training Materials, Zoom Connection, and Training Evaluation. All participants are encouraged to access the CHD e-Learning Portal,, in order to review training materials and access the Zoom link prior to the training. The e-Learning Portal is only available after completing your registration. After the training, use the e-Learning Portal to complete the training evaluation. Log in with the same username (username or email address) and password used to register for the training. Please allow 15 minutes for the system to update a password change before accessing the e-Learning Portal.

This is an interactive training and involves high engagement from the audience. Please keep your camera on during the training and come prepared with any questions you may have regarding Trauma Stewardship.