Continuing Education Credits/Professional Development
for Community Health Workers

Trauma Informed Care

This training will focus on the affect traumatic stress and chronic stress can have on our bodies and minds. During the training we will discuss: The Theory of Adaptation, Connection as a need for survival, The universal triggers of stress, How trauma and stress are stored in the body, How our early life experiences can cause issues later in life, Simple yet effective ways to calm the nervous system in times of stress.

Date, Time, Location: Friday June 28th 10am-12pm via Zoom
Trainer: Patricia Gardner

Supporting Gender Affirming Care

Community Health Workers will be able to define Gender Affirming Care and define different types of gender-affirming care through the lens of a community health worker. Explore current research on the positive effects of gender-affirming care. Assess access to gender-affirming care in CT and explore future programming opportunities.

Date, Time, Location: Friday July 29th 10am-12pm via Zoom
Trainer: Natalie Crino

Sessions: $50 per person

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