Creating a Trauma Informed IDD System of Care

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Training Details

Event Dates and Timeframe
Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at 10:00 AM until 11:00 AM
Location and Delivery Method
Delivery Method
Online / Web Delivered
Cost Range
$78.00 to $98.00

Host And Instructor

National Association for persons with Developmental Disabilities and mental health needs
Dee Nighswonger, LMSW, LCAC, Director, Sedgwick County DDO, Wichita, KS
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Training Overview Description

Understanding the impact of trauma on the lives of individuals with Intellectual/Developmental Disabilities is critical for those providing community-based services and should impact the manner with which organizations deliver support. However, it is not adequate to limit focus on the training and development of provider staff only. It is imperative that organizations address culture, policies and practices at all levels through a lens of Trauma-Informed Care. Most existing tools for organizational assessment have not focused specifically on the IDD population. This session will explore one local system’s collaborative approach to developing a Trauma-Informed Care Organizational Assessment and strategic steps taken to develop a Trauma-Informed System of Care.

Event-specific Details

NADD is proud to offer informative webinars focused on Trauma in individuals with Intellectual Disabilities.

From the convenience of your own home or office, you and your colleagues can participate in a great educational resource without having to make travel plans or leave your office. You may sign up for a single session or for as many as you would like to take.

You won’t want to miss any of the webinars, so sign up for the entire series and take advantage of the discount!

Pricing for NADD Individual Webinars

NADD Members – $78

Non-members – $98

Multiply your savings by registering for the entire series and receive an additional 20% off!

Pricing for NADD Webinar Series

NADD Members – $499

Non-members – $627

Registration Information