This training event is aimed at HSE staff, statutory agencies and NGOS who support families who have come to Ireland under the Refugee and Relocation Programmes.

Content of Training

  • Syria and the Refugee Journey
  • Understanding Trauma and PTSD in Children and Adult survivors of war
  • Trauma, Resilience and Survival
  • Common Challenges for those who Support Families and Practical Do’s and Don’ts
  • The Role of HSE Mental Health Services / When and Where to Refer
  • The Risk of Secondary Trauma (Vicarious Trauma) for those who Support Families
  • How to protect yourself from Secondary Trauma

The workshop is free, but places are limited and must be pre-booked by Friday 17th Jan 2020


To book a place and for further information please go to Eventbrite