Caring for Children and Youth in Crisis
This webinar series explores the importance of trauma-informed and healing-centered approaches in out-of-school time settings and the role they can play in helping youth manage and recover from trauma.
- The first webinar reviews what we know from research about the effects of adversity on brain development: http://afterschoolalliance.org/webinars.cfm?ID=1AE7CDD1-5056-A82E-7AAA133082226F15
- The second webinar provides practical strategies for creating healing-centered environments: http://afterschoolalliance.org/webinars.cfm?ID=BEB07B47-5056-A82E-7AE6BEB1EFD33724
- The third webinar looks at how we can leverage local, state, and federal policy to expand access to healing-centered programming: http://afterschoolalliance.org/webinars.cfm?ID=F96B093F-5056-A82E-7A9D9156A7D525E9
This resource supports the COVID-19 response.
Supportive Learning Environment
Activities that build cognitive development
Engagement and leadership skill building
Social Emotional Learning
Family and Community Engagement
Culturally Responsive Practice & Inclusion
1 hour for each webinar