Family Development WEBINAR: Trauma in Young Children Under 4-Years of Age

Trauma in Young Children Under 4-Years of Age: Attachment, Neurobiology, & Interventions

Mark your calendars for what’s next in our 2014 MFLN Family Development Webinar Series!

Date: Thursday, April 3, 2014

Time: 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Eastern

Location: Trauma in Young Children Under 4-Years of Age: Attachment, Neurobiology, and Interventions

This 2 hour webinar, presented by Dr. Kimberly Renk, explores how young children are particularly vulnerable to the effects of trauma, especially when their relationships with caregivers are affected. This webinar will examine the characteristics of trauma in young children who are 4-years of age and younger. In particular, formal diagnostic criteria as well as other signs and symptoms of trauma in young children will be discussed. Further, the neurobiological underpinnings of traumatic experiences for young children will be explored, particularly with regard to potential effects on future development. Finally, evidence-based interventions that may be useful for remediating the effects of trauma for young children and their families will be examined.

Remember, we offer 2.0 National Association of Social Worker CE credits for many of our webinars, click here to learn more. For more information on future presentations in the 2014 Family Development webinar series, please visit our professional development website or connect with us via social media for announcements: Facebook & Twitter.

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