Resource Parent Curriculum Online is a centralized resource for professionals and resource parents who are using “Caring for Children Who Have Experienced Trauma: A Workshop for Resource Parents” in their communities, or are interested in doing so.
Are you someone who wants to use this curriculum and would like to talk to someone who has already “been there and done that”? Are you someone who wonders if there are different ways to conduct group activities? What about someone who is in the thick of implementing groups and would like to know more about identifying co-facilitators? Are you using the curriculum and willing to share your own lessons learned? Or, are you someone who is trying to expand the reach of the curriculum? If so, this is your call! Active implementers and those getting ready to implement the RPC are encouraged to call in to share or just listen! This is a forum to have candid discussions on your experience planning and/or using the curriculum with the goal of shared improvements. Our Inaugural call: Febraury 23, 2015. 9 a.m. PST/11:00 a.m CST/ 12:00 Eastern. Call in info: 1.888.296.6500 Code: 448715# Join WebEx meeting Meeting number: 736 383 027 Meeting password: NCTSN
This workshop is designed to provide resource parents with the knowledge and skills needed to effectively care for children and teens who have experienced trauma. Participants will learn how trauma-informed parenting can support children’s safety, permanency, and well-being, and engage in skill-building exercises that will help them apply this knowledge to the children in their care - Read more
Tips for Using the Curriculum
Before using this curriculum, please familiarize yourself with the following resources and training components.
The NCTSN is funded by the Center for Mental Health Services (CMHS), Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMSHA), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and jointly coordinated by UCLA and Duke University.