This online, free training provides concrete techniques to support legal clients seeking immigration council in the context of COVID-19.
This training provides an overview of causes, symptoms, and elements of trauma, a well as its most common intersections with immigration. Participants will apply this knowledge to interactions with immigrant families and learn new strategies for incorporated a trauma-informed approach. Specific attention will be paid to strategies for trauma-informed interviewing and the distinctions in working with clients in the community versus in detention facilities.
The training will also apply the concepts of trauma and neurobiology to help participants understand secondary trauma, burnout, and methods for reducing stress. This training has been updated to provide relevant and practical information within the context of COVID-19.