Northern Health Region
Humaning is hard
working with clients with trauma
Welcome to the resource page, prepared specifically for he great folks who attended the Northern Health Region Professional Development Days for Allied Health in Thompson, MB on February 7 and 8th.
The pdf of the presentation Carolyn gave on Day 1 is here: “Humaning is hard when you work in allied health in the north”
The pdf of the presentation Carolyn gave on Day 2 in the morning is here: “Understanding Trauma”
The pdf of the presentation Carolyn gave on Day 2 in the afternoon is here: “Working with individuals and communities that live in trauma”
If you’re interested in tasting the wonders of Puffed Wheat Cake, here is the recipe. And be sure to use Roger’s Golden Syrup–a Canadian classic!
For more about the difference between courage and bravery look here.
A great article to learn more about vagal theory is this one: Polyvagal theory in practice.
To learn more about the psychological distancing feeling of shame, take a look at Dr. Brené Brown’s TED talk, Listening to Shame.
There are numerous videos, ones that I showed you and ones that support the content below, and below that are books that I referred to during the two days.