The Neuropsychology of Stress and Trauma: How to Develop a "Trauma-Informed" School with Steven Feifer - 31535

This presentation will explore the neural underpinnings of stress and trauma in children and their impact upon learning. Environmental deprivation, poverty, childhood abuse, witnessing violence, and pandemics can impact both cognitive and social-emotional development in children. There will be a discussion on five steps that schools can take to become more "trauma-informed." Targeted assessment strategies, specific classroom accommodations, and school-based interventions will be presented as students return to school from the recent pandemic. Schools can enhance emotional wellness through early prevention efforts, appropriate assessment and screening techniques, and an improved school climate to foster emotional growth for all children.
Schedule & Location
12/12/2023 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
ESC Region 11
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Diagnosticians, LSSP (Licensed Specialist in School Psychology), Psychologists, Directors, Teacher - Special Education
Session 57550
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Registration Deadline 12/12/2023
Credit Type Continuing Professional Education
Duration 06:00

Dr. Steven Feifer Presenter

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Robin Hudson

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Robin Hudson
Special Ed. Specialist Evaluation
(817) 740-3603

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Aimee Seaberry
ECSE Evaluation Specialist