Playful Strategies for Resolving Child Abuse Trauma

This one or two day workshop is designed to provide children’s mental health and child protection workers with specific case management and treatment strategies to help children resolve all forms of child abuse.

Specific training topics that may be offered:

  • Helping children understand the criminal investigation process
  • Creating safe and trusting helping relationships with child victims
  • Assessing and addressing the traumatic impact of child abuse and neglect
  • Teaching children emotional regulation and affective communication skills
  • Integrating trauma through cognitive-behavioral and creative therapeutic approaches
  • Teaching parents about child abuse trauma and strengthening their ability to protect their children and facilitate their healing