Creating Spaces of Safety for Children in Care

Working with youth from difficult places occasionally includes dealing with aggressive verbal and physical behavior. This training outlines skills that may help the youth care professional be ready to provide support to youth in crisis. In this 3-hour training participants will: • Learn to identify the individual and environmental risk factors leading to aggression • Discuss the medical risk factors associated with containment • Discuss ways to create environments that minimize triggers for youth • Learn to identify and respond to youth’s emotionally reactive behaviors.

3 Hours