Victims Among Us: Understanding Key Warning Signs of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) in Adolescents and Adults

Dates: 
Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
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Event Location: 
Minnesota Literacy Council
700 Raymond Avenue
Suite 180
Saint Paul,, MN 55114

Victims Among Us: Understanding Key Warning Signs of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) in Adolescents and Adults

Date: Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Time: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Location: Minnesota Literacy Council main office, 700 Raymond Avenue, Suite 180, Saint Paul, MN 55114

Come to this session to learn about PTSD and the impact trauma has on individuals. Discuss the types of events that can trigger PTSD, the symptoms, and treatment options. Learn about risk factors for PTSD and the role resiliency plays in recovery. Leave the session with ideas on how to educate and help your students, including mental health resources. Presented by licensed psychologist Wendy Sweeny from Minnesota ABE Disability Specialists.

 

Questions? Contact Kelly at krynda@mnliteracy.org or 651-251-9074

 

Minnesota Literacy Council is committed to providing access for people of all abilities to our trainings and events. To request special accommodations, please contact Kelly at krynda@mnliteracy.org or 651-251-9074 at least two weeks in advance.