Supporting More than Just Youth: the Need to Address Generational Trauma

Presented by Nicole Klasey, Psy.D

Recorded on Wednesday, December 20, 2023

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Working with youth can be challenging given the generational patterns of trauma, poverty, incarceration, etc. So, it’s essential for providers to understand generational trauma and how to work with youth from a generational perspective. Without this perspective, we can have unrealistic expectations for youth and their families and encounter barriers to engagement. Providers will learn strategies to support youth with generational patterns of trauma within their families.

Many youth, especially foster care and juvenile justice youth, come from generational cycles of trauma and oppression. So, it’s necessary for providers to understand these generational patterns to effectively partner with these youth and their families.

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This program, when attended in its entirety, offers 4.0 CEs for Psychologists, 4.0 IL CEUS for Counselors and Social Workers, or 4.0 BBS California CEUs for LPCCs, LPSW, and LMFTs.