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About This Event

Join us for this presentation to explore the true meaning of “trauma-informed” and how it impacts our clients, our colleagues and ourselves.

Attendees will gain an actionable approach to creating a trauma-informed workplace and career, using the definition laid forth by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA).

You will work to identify personal renewal goals that align with SAMHSA’s trauma-informed definition and be able to:

·       realize the work in which they engage can produce vicarious trauma, and why;

·       recognize signs of vicarious trauma in self, clients and colleagues;

·       respond to signs and enact a care plan; and

·      understand the importance of an ongoing care plan to reduce and prevent re-traumatization.


  • Miami County SOC

  • More for Miami

  • Family Service Association Domestic Violence Program

  • United Way of Miami County


  • Mary-Margaret Sweeney

    MSW, RYT, Founder, seek&summon

    Mary-Margaret Sweeney is the founder of seek&summon, providing trauma informed therapy, training and yoga to individuals and groups. With over a decade of experience, her work has spanned direct service to policy work. She is also a writer and community facilitator of the website FacilitatingXYZ.