Title

Pediatric Trauma Informed Care: What the Primary Care Provider Needs to Know

Document Type

Presentation

Presentation Date

10-9-2014

Abstract

Objectives:

1. Recognize the impact of trauma history in the overall health of individuals

2. Develop a broad, working definition of "trauma"

3. Define the impact of trauma during different stages of child development

4. Understand the theory of "Trauma Informed Care" (TIC)

5. Examine current examples of best-practice

6. Develop tools to use during office visits to identify the effects of trauma and empower families and children

Presentation: 55 minutes