Trauma Informed Care Training - Part 3: Trauma Screening and Trauma Assessment - Why the Difference Matters
September 13, 2023
2 - 3 p.m. EST
In Part 3, we’ll explore the difference between trauma screening and trauma assessment and why this distinction is important in a trauma-informed culture. Participants will learn about direct and indirect screening, when to use each approach and what to do if a resident shares details about a traumatic experience.
- Differentiate between trauma screening and trauma assessment and why this distinction is crucial.
- Explain direct and indirect screening techniques and how staff can use indirect screening as part of a trauma-informed culture.
- Name two things a staff member can do if a resident discloses details of a traumatic experience.