Trauma Informed Care in Schools
Participant will know to the nature, prevalence, and impact of trauma among school aged children. Description
of trauma informed care across service settings with specific application approaches for nurses in school
1. Explain the need for trauma informed care and describe three general tenants or recommendations for
incorporating this approach.
2. Express awareness of practical ways to integrate trauma informed care into current practice and
existing evidence-based models that attend to traumatized children in schools.
School nurses and other healthcare professionals working with students, parents and staff in the school setting