Trauma Informed Return to School

This session is intended for staff and community partners who support school safety and critical incident/trauma-related matters including:

  • Principals, Vice Principals and individuals who support school safety, culture and climate
  • Educators and school administrators according to school/district needs
  • Community partners who support threat risk assessment and violence prevention
    (e.g. RCMP, municipal police, child protection social worker, child and youth mental health worker)

Topics Include:

  • What is trauma and how it impacts youth.
  • Understand what kind of trauma youth may have been exposed to while physical distancing.
  • Students already on our ‘radar’ pre-pandemic – what are we doing to support them?
  • Trauma-Informed Practice (TIP) and the students return to class.
  • The importance of staying connected with High-Risk and Vulnerable Youth.
  • Changes in baseline behaviour currently seen by Safer Schools Together regarding High-Risk and Vulnerable Youth.
  • Providing links to various resources.
  • A question log to address any issues that need further explanation.

Order the pre-recorded webinar:

For Individuals

For Groups of 35 or more

Parenting in a Pandemic

As schools prepare for the return to physical spaces, it’s important to take the mental health of our children in mind. Fear and anxiety surrounding COVID-19 can lead our students to have different emotional responses and mental health concerns. This session will give you an understanding of what your child may be feeling as they return to school, and how to respond as a parent.

Topics covered include:

  • What is trauma, and how this impacts youth?
  • Understand what kind of trauma youth may have been exposed to while physical distancing.
  • Students already on our ‘radar’ pre-pandemic – what are we doing to support them?
  • Trauma-Informed Practice (TIP) and the students return to class.
  • The importance of staying connected with High-Risk and Vulnerable Youth.
  • Changes in baseline behaviour currently seen by Safer Schools Together regarding High-Risk and Vulnerable Youth.
  • Providing links to various resources.
  • A question log to address any issues that need further explanation.

Order the pre-recorded webinar:

If you are interested in learning more about Safer School Together’s customized remote training sessions for your school/district, please contact us at info@saferschoolstogether.com.