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"Bad" Behavior: Facilitating Healthier Choices Through a Trauma-Informed Lens (Luncheon Lecture)

  • WISD 1819 South Wagner Road Ann Arbor, MI, 48103 United States (map)

"Bad” Behavior: Facilitating Healthier Choices Through a Trauma-Informed Lens

Kirk Lowis, M.A., CTP-E, Director of Youth Programs, Portage Community Center, Portage, MI

This interactive workshop will explore the context behind “bad” behavior so that we can better help kids and ourselves. Learn more effective strategies which consider the roles that chronic stress and trauma play in challenging behaviors. Gain a better understanding of how to distinguish between thoughts, emotions, and behaviors so that we can build resiliency in children, youth, and ourselves.

This lecture is eligible for 2 Social Work Contact Hours.