Trauma Informed Care

Trauma Informed Care: Working with adults who have experienced or been affected by trauma. Explore theses resources for some tools on a trauma-informed perspective and trauma-informed relationships that cultivate safety, trust and compassion. These are not specific to individuals with developmental disabilities.

Type Synopsis Region Link/Contacts
Resource A Trauma-Informed Toolkit for Providers in the Field of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Centre for Disability Services/aceresponse May 2017. This tool takes into consideration that people with IDD are vulnerable to traumatic events during or after childhood. Practical in focus, with tools, strategies and questions for reflection focused on the prevention and treatment of traumatization and re-traumatization of people with intellectual disabilities and staff. Provincial Click to visit website
Resource The Manitoba Trauma Information and Education Centre (MTIEC) Provincial Click to visit website

Workshop Mandt training includes a solid day of Being trauma Informed. Provincial Click to visit website
Resource Complex Needs AHS/Disability Services Initiative Resources Provincial Click to visit website