The presentation will define trauma-informed care, do a brief literature review with a focus on the role of culture/identity and complex PTSD. We will work on identifying benefits and significance of trauma-informed approaches and complete a brief case study to identify trauma and take trauma-informed approaches. In addition, we will review tools for identifying and working in trauma-informed ways and complete action-planning for individual goals.
Learning Outcome (s):
Upon completion of this presentation, learners will:
1. Identify three evidenced-based methods for assessing trauma and complex trauma in an empathetic and culturally-informed way.
2. Define complex PTSD and PTSD and identify common signs in perinatal healthcare.
3. Develop a concrete action plan relevant to their background, specialty, and work environment to support trauma-informed perinatal care.