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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

  • St. Joseph University, McShain Hall, 5th Floor 5600 City Ave Philadelphia, PA 19131 USA (map)

TRM® Level 1 Training

TRM® Level 1 is a three-day course designed to teach skills to clinicians working with children and adults with traumatic stress reactions.  The training is a combination of lecture, discussion and small group practice that explores the biology of fear and threat and the automatic, natural defensive responses that occur when faced with a life-threatening and/or dangerous situation. Most importantly, this model explores the concept of resiliency and how to restore balance to the body and the mind after traumatic experiences. When the focus is on normal biological responses to extraordinary events, there is a paradigm shift from symptoms being described as biological rather than as pathological or as mental weakness.  As traumatic stress symptoms are normalized, feelings of shame and self-blame are reduced or eliminated. Symptoms are viewed as the body’s attempt to re-establish balance to the nervous system.

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Earlier Event: July 21
Claremont, California
Later Event: August 25
Washington, D.C.