This workshop will examine the range of trauma response, articulate the connection between oppression and trauma, and teach skills to support survivors of trauma and build sustainability for trauma work.

Workshop Objectives:

  • Understand the range of trauma response to help guide advocacy work and support allyship skills and behaviors.
  • Articulate an understanding of the connection between oppression and trauma.
  • Learn tools to support survivors of trauma and increase sustainability in trauma support and social change work.

This workshop fulfills a requirement for 40-hour Domestic Violence Advocate Training

We welcome participants with special needs. Please let us know if we need to make any arrangements. Please contact Dara Snyder at daras@ywcapdx.org or (503) 294-7395

Pricing and Registration

For any questions regarding registration, please contact Dara Snyder at daras@ywcapdx.org or (503) 294-7395.

Date & Time

  • Thursday, February 23, 2017
  • 1:30pm – 4:30pm

Location and Maps

  • Brentwood Darlington Community Center
    7211 SE 62nd Ave
    Portland, OR 97206
    Map and Directions

Presenter and Contact Info

  • Presented by Jennifer Hopkinson, LCSW (Clackamas Women’s Services)
  • Contact Us
    Email: training@ywcapdx.org
    Phone: (503) 294-7395

Previous Participants Have Said:

  • “I will use this personally and develop self-care, as well as take these skills into a future counseling and social work practice.”

  • “I like getting a big picture, delivered by someone that knows it well.”