Cultural Humility, Curiosity, and Collaboration: Pathway to Cultural Competence

The participant will learn how to broach discussions and exploration of culture with clients to develop a multicultural case conceptualization beyond the perceived “cultural differences”.  The learner will learn how to practice in a culturally competent way as well as know the best practices and how to address common challenges.

$50

Building Resilient, Trauma Informed Cultures

Learn about the trauma-informed approach and receive support for building trauma awareness in two days of interactive, comprehensive training.

$550

Resilience Admist Uncertainty

Find out how you can best cope with uncertainty, and enhance your mental health and well-being. An live online webinar with Niroga Institute founder Bidyut Bose, PhD

Trauma-Informed Care in the COVID-19 Era: ACEs, Telehealth & Beyond

In this presentation, Dr. Gerber, a practicing general internist will review the long term health impact adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) and other traumas have on patients in adult primary care. She will discuss the ways in which the COVID-19 pandemic, and other recent collective adversities, may be worsening outcomes for trauma-exposed persons. Trauma-informed care will be discussed and a practical approach to applying its principles in Telehealth encounters will be shared.

Neurodiversity Summit 2020

Join us for the second free UC Davis Neurodiversity Summit, presented by the UC Davis Center for Mind and Brain (CMB) and the UC Davis MIND Institute, featuring presentations on educational

Buffering Isolation and Toxic Stress During the Pandemic⁠

This month's discussion is on the interplay between toxic stress and isolation during the pandemic. We will review the impact of the pandemic on the mental health of our children and families, and discuss ways to prevent and treat exposure to toxic stress.⁠

Introduction to Trauma and Resilience – Part 1

Join Greater Richmond SCAN for this free two-part virtual training facilitated by Denise Purgold, LCSW, Adoption Supervisor with UMFS. In part one, we will define trauma, review the findings of the Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) Study, and explore the impact of trauma on the brain and behavior.

Supporting Patients in Pregnancy: ACEs & Maternal Health

This webinar will provide information for women’s health providers about the importance of ACE screening in improving maternal health. Speakers will share resources for providers looking to introduce ACE screening in their practice, examples of how to create a healing environment for patients, and case studies on how to respond to ACEs with trauma-informed care.

Introduction to Trauma and Resilience – Part 2

Join Greater Richmond SCAN for this free two-part virtual training facilitated by Denise Purgold, LCSW, Adoption Supervisor with UMFS. In part two, we will share and practice strategies and interventions specific to responding to individuals with trauma and discuss the science of building resilience.

Social Determinants of Health Symposium

Experts will discuss the inseparable relationship between the social determinants of health and health outcomes. Industry leaders will provide challenges and successes, best practices, and strategies to effectively advance community health.

$99

Supporting Survivors at the Intersection of Immigration and Child Welfare

This webinar will provide information and resources for advocates and child welfare workers. Presenters will share the current research about detention and the importance of trauma-informed approaches for survivors and their children. They will talk about special immigration remedies for survivors under the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) and Trafficking Victims Protection Act. They will discuss guidelines for child welfare to support family reunification when a parent is in detention and share how COVID-19 has affected immigrant families who are involved with child welfare. Finally, presenters will highlight the importance of enhanced safety planning to make sure immigrant survivors know their rights and can access help.

COVID Wellness Skills: Reduce & Manage Stress & Anxiety

In this class, we will discuss and practice mindfulness and practical techniques to reduce stress and anxiety.  Through mindfulness practice, an individual is able to increase their capacity to manage stress/anxiety, build resilience, and decrease the negative effects that stress/anxiety creates in the mind and body.

$25

Neuroscience of Trauma

The Relationship Foundation introduces the Trauma-Informed approach, focusing on Relationship Education as an essential component of building resilience. These skills and knowledge can be applied in the family, the workplace, in schools, and in other applications.

A Trauma-Informed Approach: Three Myths Busted

Join Origins Training & Consulting for an overview of what a trauma-informed approach is (and what it isn’t!) and how you can apply these concepts in your setting.

We Are Resilient™ Healthcare Training – Resilience Circle Weekly Series (1 of 6)

The training helps providers manage their own vicarious trauma and provides anticipatory guidance to support patients/caregivers in strengthening their own resilience skills. 

Resilience Circles are 6 (1-hour) weekly sessions which take place each Tuesday, beginning January 12th, and offer a more in-depth experience with time for reflection and support from peers.

We Are Resilient™ Healthcare Training – Introductory Series

The training helps providers manage their own vicarious trauma and delivers anticipatory guidance to support patients/caregivers in strengthening their own resilience skills.

Resilience Circles are 2 (90-minute) weekly sessions which take place Wednesdays, January 13th and January 20th, and offer a more in-depth experience with time for reflection and support from peers.

We Are Resilient™ Healthcare Training – Resilience Circle Weekly Series (2 of 6)

The training helps providers manage their own vicarious trauma and provides anticipatory guidance to support patients/caregivers in strengthening their own resilience skills. Resilience Circles are 6 (1-hour) weekly sessions which take place each Tuesday, beginning January 12th, and offer a more in-depth experience with time for reflection and support from peers.

ACEs Aware Training: Trauma-Informed Care 101

Participants will learn strategies to change the way we react to, validate, and even care for the psychological wounds that we experience by creating an equitable environment that is careful, kind, self-reflective, and compassionate.

We Are Resilient™ Healthcare Training – Introductory Series

The training helps providers manage their own vicarious trauma and delivers anticipatory guidance to support patients/caregivers in strengthening their own resilience skills.

Resilience Circles are 2 (90-minute) weekly sessions which take place Wednesdays, January 21st and January 28th, and offer a more in-depth experience with time for reflection and support from peers.

We Are Resilient™ Healthcare Training – Resilience Circle Weekly Series (3 of 6)

The training helps providers manage their own vicarious trauma and provides anticipatory guidance to support patients/caregivers in strengthening their own resilience skills. Resilience Circles are 6 (1-hour) weekly sessions which take place each Tuesday, beginning January 12th, and offer a more in-depth experience with time for reflection and support from peers.

ACEs Aware Network of Care

This webinar will include a discussion and concrete example of a trauma-informed network of care, a group of interdisciplinary health, education, and human service professionals, community members, and organizations that support adults, children, and families by providing access to evidence-based “buffering” resources and supports that help to prevent, treat, and heal the harmful consequences of toxic stress.

COVID-19 & Vaccinations, A Virtual Town Hall

Join Assemblymember Kevin McCarty's livestream on Thursday, January 28 with Dr. Olivia Kasirye, the Sacramento County Public Health Officer where they will be discussing COVID-19 and the recent updates on vaccine distribution.

ACEs Aware Training: Trauma-Informed Care 101

Participants will learn strategies to change the way we react to, validate, and even care for the psychological wounds that we experience by creating an equitable environment that is careful, kind, self-reflective, and compassionate.

We Are Resilient™ Healthcare Training – Resilience Circle Weekly Series (4 of 6)

The training helps providers manage their own vicarious trauma and provides anticipatory guidance to support patients/caregivers in strengthening their own resilience skills. Resilience Circles are 6 (1-hour) weekly sessions which take place each Tuesday, beginning January 12th, and offer a more in-depth experience with time for reflection and support from peers.

Peer-to-Peer-Resilient Parenting: Tools & Strategies that Work

These two-hour sessions are perfect for practitioners who want to learn more about action planning and strategic change in trauma-informed care and the impact of Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) on individuals and communities.⁠

#SaludTues Tweetchat “Understanding ACEs and Toxic Stress”

#SaludTues Tweetchat hosted by @SaludAmerica   Our bodies are wired for survival, thanks to our biological stress system. However, without buffering protections, Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs), such as neglect and abuse,

We Are Resilient™ Healthcare Training – Resilience Circle Weekly Series (5 of 6)

The training helps providers manage their own vicarious trauma and provides anticipatory guidance to support patients/caregivers in strengthening their own resilience skills. Resilience Circles are 6 (1-hour) weekly sessions which take place each Tuesday, beginning January 12th, and offer a more in-depth experience with time for reflection and support from peers.

We Are Resilient™ Healthcare Training – Introductory Series (1 of 2)

The training helps providers manage their own vicarious trauma and delivers anticipatory guidance to support patients/caregivers in strengthening their own resilience skills.

Resilience Circles are 2 (90-minute) weekly sessions which take place Wednesdays, February 10th and February 17th, and offer a more in-depth experience with time for reflection and support from peers.

Race & Equity: A Better Normal

Join us as ACEs Connection’s Race & Equity workgroup reconvenes to discuss ACEs Connection’s internal processes to address racism, racial trauma and civil unrest. We will discuss what we, as a nation and as an organization, get wrong about diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI). Discussions will include racial trauma, historical trauma and healing centered practices.

We Are Resilient™ Healthcare Training – Resilience Circle Weekly Series (6 of 6)

The training helps providers manage their own vicarious trauma and provides anticipatory guidance to support patients/caregivers in strengthening their own resilience skills. Resilience Circles are 6 (1-hour) weekly sessions which take place each Tuesday, beginning January 12th, and offer a more in-depth experience with time for reflection and support from peers.

We Are Resilient™ Healthcare Training – Introductory Series (2 of 2)

The training helps providers manage their own vicarious trauma and delivers anticipatory guidance to support patients/caregivers in strengthening their own resilience skills.Resilience Circles are 2 (90-minute) weekly sessions which take place Wednesdays, February 10th and February 17th, and offer a more in-depth experience with time for reflection and support from peers.

We Are Resilient™ Healthcare Training – Resilience Circle Weekly Series (1 of 6)

The training helps providers manage their own vicarious trauma and delivers anticipatory guidance to support patients/caregivers in strengthening their own resilience skills.

Resilience Circles are 6 (1-hour) weekly sessions which take place each Thursday, beginning February 18th, and offer a more in-depth experience with time for reflection and support from peers.

We Are Resilient™ Healthcare Training – Introductory Series – Part 1 of 2

The training helps providers manage their own vicarious trauma and delivers anticipatory guidance to support patients/caregivers in strengthening their own resilience skills.

Resilience Circles are 2 (90-minute) weekly sessions which take place Saturdays, February 20th and February 27th, and offer a more in-depth experience with time for reflection and support from peers.

Trauma 101

This training provides practical information that can be useful for anyone working with children or seeking to practice trauma sensitivity.

We Are Resilient™ Healthcare Training – Resilience Circle Weekly Series (2 of 6)

The training helps providers manage their own vicarious trauma and delivers anticipatory guidance to support patients/caregivers in strengthening their own resilience skills.Resilience Circles are 6 (1-hour) weekly sessions which take place each Thursday, beginning February 18th, and offer a more in-depth experience with time for reflection and support from peers.

We Are Resilient™ Healthcare Training – Introductory Series – Part 2 of 2

The training helps providers manage their own vicarious trauma and delivers anticipatory guidance to support patients/caregivers in strengthening their own resilience skills.Resilience Circles are 2 (90-minute) weekly sessions which take place Saturdays, February 20th and February 27th, and offer a more in-depth experience with time for reflection and support from peers.

ACEs Aware Provider Training Inland Empire Region

The goal of this training is to raise the capacity of health care providers to advance trauma-informed communities in support of ACE screening and coordinated prevention and treatment to mitigate the toxic stress response.

We Are Resilient™ Healthcare Training – Introductory Series (1 of 2)

The training helps providers manage their own vicarious trauma and delivers anticipatory guidance to support patients/caregivers in strengthening their own resilience skills.Resilience Circles are 2 (90-minute) weekly sessions which take place Mondays, March 1st and March 8th, and offer a more in-depth experience with time for reflection and support from peers.

ACEs Aware Provider Training Los Angeles Region

The goal of this training is to raise the capacity of health care providers to advance trauma-informed communities in support of ACE screening and coordinated prevention and treatment to mitigate the toxic stress response.

ACEs Aware Provider Training Capital Region

The goal of this training is to raise the capacity of health care providers to advance trauma-informed communities in support of ACE screening and coordinated prevention and treatment to mitigate the toxic stress response.

ACEs Aware Provider Training Northern California Region

The goal of this training is to raise the capacity of health care providers to advance trauma-informed communities in support of ACE screening and coordinated prevention and treatment to mitigate the toxic stress response.

We Are Resilient™ Healthcare Training – Resilience Circle Weekly Series (3 of 6)

The training helps providers manage their own vicarious trauma and delivers anticipatory guidance to support patients/caregivers in strengthening their own resilience skills.Resilience Circles are 6 (1-hour) weekly sessions which take place each Thursday, beginning February 18th, and offer a more in-depth experience with time for reflection and support from peers.

ACEs Aware Provider Training Central Coast Region

The goal of this training is to raise the capacity of health care providers to advance trauma-informed communities in support of ACE screening and coordinated prevention and treatment to mitigate the toxic stress response.

We Are Resilient™ Healthcare Training – Introductory Series (2 of 2)

The training helps providers manage their own vicarious trauma and delivers anticipatory guidance to support patients/caregivers in strengthening their own resilience skills.Resilience Circles are 2 (90-minute) weekly sessions which take place Mondays, March 1st and March 8th, and offer a more in-depth experience with time for reflection and support from peers.

Treating the Entire Traumatized Family

Gain confidence to work with the most difficult cases. Learn tips to unstick traumatized families and couples including engaging the extended family and create playbooks as a roadmap to heal families through permanent change.

ACEs & Trauma Informed Care for the Primary Care Office

This afternoon symposium will be a time to learn more about trauma, how to help your patient’s and family’s address trauma, and integrating trauma informed care into your practice. We will be discussing research and some theory but, also practical ways to help your patients while running a busy schedule. Please join us for a packed afternoon of ideas and discussion.

Trauma of Racism: Healing our National Legacy

Exploration of Emotional Trauma from Systemic Oppression - using the scientific model of Brain-Body Regulation. Major topics include research on the impact of Everyday Discrimination on mental and physical wellness and understanding how structural racism and exclusion of Sexual and Gender Minorities are a root of Health Disparity.

We Are Resilient™ Healthcare Training – Resilience Circle Weekly Series (4 of 6)

The training helps providers manage their own vicarious trauma and delivers anticipatory guidance to support patients/caregivers in strengthening their own resilience skills.Resilience Circles are 6 (1-hour) weekly sessions which take place each Thursday, beginning February 18th, and offer a more in-depth experience with time for reflection and support from peers.

Mitigating Trauma with Empathic Listening Workshop – Part 1

In this 2-part workshop, you will attend a two-session workshop via Zoom where you will learn about: The Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACE) Study, Impact of ACEs on Children and Adults, Creating Trauma-Sensitive Classrooms & Workplaces, Mitigating the Effects of ACEs, The Neuroscience of Trauma, Trauma Responsive Practices, Nonviolent Communication by Marshall Rosenberg, Empathic Listening Skills, Conflict Prevention Skills and Practical Application of NVC

$75

The Power of You in the Network of Care

This session explores critical steps to educate our community partners about the trauma-informed approach and strategies for engaging a network of care in preventing ACEs and toxic stress and mitigating their impact.

The Biology of Stress & the Science of Hope

FREE virtual film screening of Resilience: The Biology of Stress & the Science of Hope, the award-winning documentary, and a panel discussion with experts in trauma and resilience | ACEsConnection

We Are Resilient™ Healthcare Training – Resilience Circle Weekly Series (5 of 6)

The training helps providers manage their own vicarious trauma and delivers anticipatory guidance to support patients/caregivers in strengthening their own resilience skills.Resilience Circles are 6 (1-hour) weekly sessions which take place each Thursday, beginning February 18th, and offer a more in-depth experience with time for reflection and support from peers.

Adverse Childhood Experiences and Toxic Stress 101: Kings County

The Kings County ACEs Aware training is a 2.5-hour webinar session. It is offered to Medi-Cal staff and will provide a foundation to integrate ACEs screening and offer support to respond with a trauma informed perspective, referrals, and resources unique to Kings County.

Mitigating Trauma with Empathic Listening Workshop – Part 2

In this 2-part workshop, you will attend a two-session workshop via Zoom where you will learn about: The Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACE) Study, Impact of ACEs on Children and Adults, Creating Trauma-Sensitive Classrooms & Workplaces, Mitigating the Effects of ACEs, The Neuroscience of Trauma, Trauma Responsive Practices, Nonviolent Communication by Marshall Rosenberg, Empathic Listening Skills, Conflict Prevention Skills and Practical Application of NVC

Women, Substance Use and Trauma: Creating Comprehensive Services

Based on the Women’s Integrated Treatment model developed by Dr. Covington, this webinar discusses the integration of the foundational theories: addiction, women’s psychological development, and trauma; the current knowledge surrounding the relationship between addiction and trauma, and resources for the development of women’s services including a discussion of women and The Twelve Steps.

Strengthening Your Organizational Anti-Racist Practice

In this session participants will: build awareness around personal and institutional privilege, access to resources, and proximity to power; define what courageous anti-racist education informed by community needs could look like for your organization; and identify the necessary risk-taking opportunities available to you and your institution to create equitable spaces that power meaningful change.

$69

We Are Resilient™ Healthcare Training – Resilience Circle Weekly Series (6 of 6)

The training helps providers manage their own vicarious trauma and delivers anticipatory guidance to support patients/caregivers in strengthening their own resilience skills.Resilience Circles are 6 (1-hour) weekly sessions which take place each Thursday, beginning February 18th, and offer a more in-depth experience with time for reflection and support from peers.

Peer-to-Peer-Best Practices in Administering ACEs & PEARLS

These two-hour sessions are perfect for practitioners who want to learn more about action planning and strategic change in trauma-informed care and the impact of Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) on individuals and communities.⁠

Intro to The Resilience Toolkit: Part 1 of 3

In this series, you will: Develop an embodied awareness of personal stress and relaxation physiology; Cultivate strategies to regulate persistent, inappropriate, and/or distressing stress symptoms; and Begin a regular practice of The Resilience Toolkit to build internal resources and external resilience over time.

$180

Intro to The Resilience Toolkit: Part 2 of 3

In this series, you will: Develop an embodied awareness of personal stress and relaxation physiology; Cultivate strategies to regulate persistent, inappropriate, and/or distressing stress symptoms; and Begin a regular practice of The Resilience Toolkit to build internal resources and external resilience over time.

$180

Adverse Childhood Experiences and Toxic Stress 101: Kings County

The Kings County ACEs Aware training is a 2.5-hour webinar session. It is offered to Medi-Cal staff and will provide a foundation to integrate ACEs screening and offer support to respond with a trauma informed perspective, referrals, and resources unique to Kings County.

Intro to The Resilience Toolkit: Part 3 of 3

In this series, you will: Develop an embodied awareness of personal stress and relaxation physiology; Cultivate strategies to regulate persistent, inappropriate, and/or distressing stress symptoms; and Begin a regular practice of The Resilience Toolkit to build internal resources and external resilience over time.

$180

Racism and Discrimination as Risk Factors for Toxic Stress

The first in a series of webinars that will explore research demonstrating how racism and other forms of discrimination can serve as risk factors to activate a toxic stress response, and lead to health conditions that have been empirically associated with exposure to Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs).

Peer-to-Peer-Community Empowerment: Building Hope and Resilience

These facilitated Peer-to-Peer discussions are for those who want to dive deeper with small and large groups. Our 2 hour sessions cover action planning and strategic change surrounding best practices in trauma-informed care and the impact of Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) on individuals and communities. If you are a Medi-Cal provider or work with children and teens in any capacity, we would love for you to join us!

ACEs Response: Navigating the Trauma-Informed Network of Care

This session provides an interactive opportunity for engaging in the change process toward building and navigating a trauma-informed network of care. Learn about the ACE study, the impact of toxic stress, and best practices in trauma informed care. We will provide practical tools for developing ACE-informed practices within an organizational setting, offer strategies for supporting patients through the screening and treatment process, and provide resources for tapping into your community’s network of care.

The Neuroscience of Trauma & Resilience-Building

Begin the journey to greater understanding of Neuroscience of Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) and the importance of being Trauma-Responsive in this pay-what-you-can webinar!

Provider Engagement Webinar Series: Exploring the Role of Culture in Healing (2 of 2)

In the second of this two-part series, integrative psychiatrist Odim Naim, M.D., founder of La Maida Project, will lead participants on a journey to understanding ACEs and its role in illuminating how to create a trauma-informed, integrative culture of healing.  Dr. Naim will be joined by Ken Epstein, Ph.D., LCSW, leader in trauma-informed systems transformation, to discuss self-empowerment around trauma, and Anil Vadaparty, CEO of child-welfare agency McKinley, to share his personal experience and what it means to lead a trauma-informed organization.

Adverse Childhood Experiences and Toxic Stress 101: Kings County

The Kings County ACEs Aware training is a 2.5-hour webinar session. It is offered to Medi-Cal staff and will provide a foundation to integrate ACEs screening and offer support to respond with a trauma informed perspective, referrals, and resources unique to Kings County.

The Science of ACEs and Toxic Stress (Part 1)

This webinar will: Cover the science of how ACEs and toxic stress can impact our biology; Explain how ACE screening can be used to identify toxic stress risk and the potential health benefits of utilizing evidence-based strategies to regulate the toxic stress response; and Highlight the importance of joining a trauma-informed network of care to provide and coordinate buffering resources across sectors. 

The Neuroscience of NVC, Resilience and Empathy Workshop (1 of 2)

In the 2021 Group Workshop "The Neuroscience of NVC, Resilience and Empathy" Workshops you will attend a two-session workshop via Zoom where you will learn about the practical application of:Nonviolent Communication by Marshall RosenbergEmpathic Listening SkillsConflict Prevention SkillsThe Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACE) StudyImpact of ACEs on Children and AdultsCreating Trauma-Sensitive Classrooms & WorkplacesMitigating the Effects of ACEsThe Neuroscience of TraumaTrauma Responsive Practices

ACEs Response: Navigating the Trauma-Informed Network of Care

A follow up to our first Network of Care session, “ACEs Response: Building a Roadmap toward Resilience”. This session provides an interactive opportunity for engaging in the change process toward building and navigating a trauma-informed network of care. Learn about the ACE study, the impact of toxic stress, and best practices in trauma informed care.

Mindfulness for Mental Health

Learn the science and the practices that could substantially improve your mental health and well-being.

The Neuroscience of NVC, Resilience and Empathy Workshop (2 of 2)

In the 2021 Group Workshop "The Neuroscience of NVC, Resilience and Empathy" Workshops you will attend a two-session workshop via Zoom where you will learn about the practical application of:Nonviolent Communication by Marshall RosenbergEmpathic Listening SkillsConflict Prevention SkillsThe Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACE) StudyImpact of ACEs on Children and AdultsCreating Trauma-Sensitive Classrooms & WorkplacesMitigating the Effects of ACEsThe Neuroscience of TraumaTrauma Responsive Practices (Part 2)