Understanding Trauma and the Child Brain Workshop

Our workshop “Understanding Trauma and the Child Brain”, presented by psychologist Hayley Schofield, will equip parents, educators, and health professionals alike with invaluable insights into the impact of trauma on the developing child brain and offer practical tools to support child wellbeing.

Date: Monday, 25 March 2024

Time: 9:00am – 12:00pm

Topics covered:

  • Distinctions between trauma types and the prevalence of trauma in young people in Australia
  • The biology of the child brain and the impact of trauma on brain development
  • The impact of trauma on cognition, learning, memory, and behaviour
  • Key principles for aiding children’s development and recovery post-adversity
  • Resources and services to support children dealing with trauma

This workshop is an immersive experience crafted to empower you with actionable knowledge and practical tools.

Whether you’re a teacher, parent, allied health practitioner, or anyone working children, with workshop promises to equip you with valuable insights to make a positive impact on the lives of children navigating through trauma.

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