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Trauma-Informed Work with Fathers & Male Caregivers – Auburn, California

May 4, 2018 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm


A Strategies Center Event – Register Here

This full-day training session, presented by The Strategies Center at Youth for Change™, will provide social service professionals with the opportunity to learn some of the latest trauma-informed practices for working specifically with fathers and make caregivers.

  • Explore cultural, gender, and societal beliefs and messages young boys and men often learn about as related to masculinity and fatherhood
  • Understand the prevalence of trauma, discrimination, and adverse childhood experiences often experienced by fathers including the historical exclusion of fathers in the human and social services
  • Explore the role of implicit gender bias and discuss strategies to establish trust and promote strengths-based relationships with fathers and male caregivers
  • Apply trauma-informed knowledge to working with fathers and male caregivers and learn to effectively outreach and engage fathers and male caregivers using trauma-informed approaches
  • Promote optimal father engagement by reviewing organizational culture and trauma-informed practices on father involvement
  • Discuss the Trauma Outcome Process and the role of modeling and resiliency building with father and their children

Who Should Attend

  • Home visitors
  • Social service providers
  • Anyone else that works with fathers and male caregivers

A Strategies Center Event – Register Here


May 4, 2018
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
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Placer County Office of Education
365 Nevada Street, Nobili Room
Auburn, CA 95603 United States
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Strategies Center at Youth for Change™
530-872-3896 ext. 4