Trauma-Informed Care and Mindfulness
May 10, 2022
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
This lesson will provide an overview of what Trauma-Informed Care is and how caregivers can be more cognizant and aware when it comes to utilizing trauma-Informed practices with youth. This lesson will also discuss the impact of trauma and the difference between post-traumatic growth and resilience. In addition, this lesson will discuss mindfulness and ways caregivers and youth can practice self-care in times of distress.
Yazmine Moore, MSW, SWP
Yazmine Moore (she/her/hers) holds her Master of Social Work (MSW) degree, with a concentration in mental health, and a Provisional Social Work License. She was a recipient and participant of the Collaborative Learning and Innovative Educational Models Behavioral Health Opioid Workforce Expansion Program (CLIMB-OWEP) during the 2019-2020 academic year. She is currently working toward obtaining a Trauma Certificate as a post-graduate of the University of Denver. Yazmine is an Associate Level Sex Offense Management Board Juvenile Provider and utilizes Evidence-Based Practices such as Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, and Motivational Interviewing in her therapeutic practice. She has professional experience working in the behavioral health field and child welfare. While obtaining her MSW, she was a clinical intern with Addiction Research and Treatment Services (ARTS) through the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus. Yazmine is now a Lead Outpatient Clinician with Shiloh House, providing direct clinical support for youth and families as well as supervising clinical interns and therapists on her team. Previously, she was an Assessment/Respite Outpatient Clinician at Shiloh House, completing assessments and providing individual and family therapy services for youth.