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Providing Trauma-Informed Care in Family Planning Clinics Webinar

1.00 hr
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This webinar from June 2020 focuses on practical ways that family planning providers can implement trauma-informed strategies in their practice. During this webinar, Dr. Sheela Raja provides an overview of the prevalence of traumatic events and how trauma history may impact engagement in family planning services and appointments. Dr. Raja then discusses the benefits of a universal trauma precautions approach, as well as the benefits, limitations, and considerations associated with trauma screening in family planning settings. Dr. Raja provides actionable tips and strategies to sensitively interact with trauma survivors.

Speaker: Sheela Raja, PhD, Licensed Clinical Psychologist, Associate Professor and Director of Clinical Behavioral Sciences, University of Illinois at Chicago

Learning Objectives:

By the end of the webinar, participants will be able to:

  1. Describe how trauma can impact clients’ engagement in family planning services
  2. Identify principles of trauma-informed care
  3. Describe benefits and limitations associated with trauma screening
  4. Use universal precautions approaches to provide trauma-informed family planning care

Time: 1 hour

Continuing Education: 1.0 contact hour

JSI Research & Training Institute, Inc. is an approved provider with distinction of nursing continuing professional development by the Northeast Multistate Division, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Nurses should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. No individuals in a position to control content for this activity has any relevant financial relationships to declare.

This activity has been approved for a total of 1 contact hours. Activity #FPNTC16.

Certificate of Completion: Yes - available after completing the evaluation at the end of the recording

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