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This training, facilitated by Colleen Mercuri, MSW, LISW-S, is specifically designed for providers supporting individuals in day and pre-vocational programs, and through employment services, with a focus on community integration. This 2-hour introduction emphasizes trauma responsive approaches relating to supporting authentic community connections.
Participants will enhance their knowledge of the affect that trauma and/or toxic stress has on the individuals they support.
Participants will be able to identify behavioral issues linked to trauma and/or toxic stress.
Participants will be able to identify techniques designed to build resiliency in those they support.
Colleen Mercuri-Johnson, MSW, LISW-S works as a counselor for Butler Co. Board of Developmental Disabilities. She holds a Certificate in Traumatic Stress Studies from the Child Trauma Center at Justice Resource Institute. She provides consultation to teams supporting individuals with complex trauma histories and is a co-lead for the Southwest Regional Trauma Informed Care Collaborative, an initiative through Ohio Mental Health and Addiction Services and Ohio Department of Developmental Disabilities.