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Supporting Communities and Individuals After Large-Scale Traumatic Incidents

Jan 30, 2013
9:00am - 3:00pm

Hogan Center at the College of the Holy Cross
1 College Street
Worcester, MA 01610


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Supporting Communities and Individuals After Large-Scale Traumatic Incidents: Current Best Practices for Disaster Response and for Individual Treatment of Trauma

This professional conference, sponsored by Vinfen Corporation and Riverside Community Care, will include a:

Showing of director Jim Whitaker’s 2011 film "Rebirth," a documentary about five individuals and their experiences dealing with the tragedy of Sept. 11

Panel discussion by Caitlin Olson, Executive Director of Project Rebirth; Donna A. Gaffney, DNSc, PMHCNS-BC, FAAN, Advisor for Education and Research for Project Rebirth; and family members featured in the film

A two-part presentation by Riverside Trauma Center on the latest developments in interventions for emotional trauma

Part One: “Riding Out the Storm: Empowering Families and Communities After Tragic Events” presented by Waheeda Saif, LMHC, Program Coordinator and Jim McCauley, LICSW, Associate Director

Part Two: “When the Storm Doesn’t End: Best Practices for Trauma Treatment” presented by Joanna Hooper, LICSW, Clinical Services Director

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Supporting Communities and Individuals After Large-Scale Traumatic Incidents

Jan 30, 2013| 9:00am - 3:00pm

Supporting Communities and Individuals After Large-Scale Traumatic Incidents

Jan 30, 2013
9:00am - 3:00pm

Hogan Center at the College of the Holy Cross
1 College Street
Worcester, MA 01610


Register Now

Supporting Communities and Individuals After Large-Scale Traumatic Incidents: Current Best Practices for Disaster Response and for Individual Treatment of Trauma

This professional conference, sponsored by Vinfen Corporation and Riverside Community Care, will include a:

Showing of director Jim Whitaker’s 2011 film "Rebirth," a documentary about five individuals and their experiences dealing with the tragedy of Sept. 11

Panel discussion by Caitlin Olson, Executive Director of Project Rebirth; Donna A. Gaffney, DNSc, PMHCNS-BC, FAAN, Advisor for Education and Research for Project Rebirth; and family members featured in the film

A two-part presentation by Riverside Trauma Center on the latest developments in interventions for emotional trauma

Part One: “Riding Out the Storm: Empowering Families and Communities After Tragic Events” presented by Waheeda Saif, LMHC, Program Coordinator and Jim McCauley, LICSW, Associate Director

Part Two: “When the Storm Doesn’t End: Best Practices for Trauma Treatment” presented by Joanna Hooper, LICSW, Clinical Services Director

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