Trauma Informed Practice Training

2022fri11nov9:00 amfri4:00 pmTrauma Informed Practice Training

Event Details

Trauma Informed Practice Training  facilitated by the Workplace Mental Health Institute

This training is being offered in response to sector feedback identifying Trauma Informed Practice as a key training priority for our local service system to support increased wellbeing outcomes for families and children.  Aligned to feedback, a 1-day Trauma Informed Practice Training Course will deliver practical and interactive learning to develop the knowledge, skills and confidence of employees in front facing roles.

Training is suited to first time practitioners and employees required to assess and evaluate the needs of clients at first contact point, including reception roles, intakes and client support roles.

Key learning outcomes:

  • Understand trauma, trauma informed practice and how it relates to the role of frontline staff
  • Recognise signs of trauma, manage triggers and use appropriate communication skills
  • Strategies to work with people who may have experienced trauma or distress
  • Tools to appropriately respond to disclose of trauma and support recovery, dignity and choice
  • Avoid vicarious trauma, tools to care for personal wellbeing when supporting others

The training opportunity is funded by Gladstone Region engaging in action Together to build on existing collective sector capacity and increase shared language and practice. A co-commitment fee of $70 per participant is invited.

Trauma Informed Practice Training 

9am- 4pm Friday 11 November 2022

Co-Commitment fee $70 per participant

A light lunch and refreshments will be provided

Please register your interest via by Thursday 13 October 2022 .

One registration per participant.

Thank you to those of you who have contributed feedback on the needs of our local human service sector to help continually grow and build on existing strengths and increase service integration.

Thanks also to those of you who helped inform our identification of an appropriate training provider.

We are always interested in feedback about how our service system can be supported and enabled to increase wellbeing outcomes for our community.

Please contact us by email if you have any questions:


(Friday) 9:00 am - 4:00 pm