Five Core Principles to a Trauma-Informed Setting in After School



IAN Regional Professional Development Opportunity


Date:                    Saturday, November 2, 2019

Time:                    10:00 – 12:00 noon

 Location:             Brown Bear Daycare and Learning Center

                                  21007 McGuire Road

                                  Harvard, Illinois 60033

Cost:                       $10 per person (all checks must be written to the Illinois AfterSchool Network)


Training Topic:   

  Five Core Principles to a Trauma-Informed Setting in After School

During this session, we will discuss how to implement the five core principles of trauma-informed care into the after school setting. 1. Review safety; 2. Staff and students trustworthiness; 3. Providing trauma-informed choices; 4. Incorporating empowerment; 5. Work in Collaboration with youth and family. By the end of training programs will receive the core principles and strategies to promote a trauma-informed environment in the after school space. The training will be facilitated by our trainer, Tiana Cody, founder of S.T.A.R LLC, (Strengthen Training Across Regions).


Registration Information: You must pre-register for this training.  Registrations will be accepted until the capacity for the training has been reached. Please email Sharryon Dunbar at or call 217-953-4620 to register. IAN training policy states that participants arriving after the 15 minutes grace period will not receive a training certificate and may be asked to leave if seating is not available.  IAN is a Gateways Registry Training Entity.