Kansas City Trauma Awareness Training
Apr
22
9:00 AM09:00

Kansas City Trauma Awareness Training

This program is free of charge and open to the public. Everyone is welcome to participate. This presentation will explore:

  • the prevalence and impact of trauma on children’s brain development;

  • the Adverse Childhood Experiences Study (ACES) which first introduced us to the long-term impact that trauma can have on social, emotional and health outcomes;

  • what we must do to help children and families recover from trauma;

  • and what is behind many of the behaviors we see and how we can shift our perspective to serve children and families through the lens of trauma.


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St. Louis Trauma Awareness Training
May
9
1:00 PM13:00

St. Louis Trauma Awareness Training

This program is free of charge and open to the public. Everyone is welcome to participate. This presentation will explore:

  • the prevalence and impact of trauma on children’s brain development;

  • the Adverse Childhood Experiences Study (ACES) which first introduced us to the long-term impact that trauma can have on social, emotional and health outcomes;

  • what we must do to help children and families recover from trauma;

  • and what is behind many of the behaviors we see and how we can shift our perspective to serve children and families through the lens of trauma.

The presentation sets the groundwork for future in-depth training opportunities. This program meets one of the training requirements for becoming an Alive and Well Ambassador.

For more information, visit our website at http://www.awcommunities.org.

To register, visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/trauma-awareness-training-tickets-56937734296.


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Kansas City Trauma Awareness Training
May
13
1:30 PM13:30

Kansas City Trauma Awareness Training

This program is free of charge and open to the public. Everyone is welcome to participate. This presentation will explore:

  • the prevalence and impact of trauma on children’s brain development;

  • the Adverse Childhood Experiences Study (ACES) which first introduced us to the long-term impact that trauma can have on social, emotional and health outcomes;

  • what we must do to help children and families recover from trauma;

  • and what is behind many of the behaviors we see and how we can shift our perspective to serve children and families through the lens of trauma.


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Kansas City Trauma Awareness Training
Jun
10
5:00 PM17:00

Kansas City Trauma Awareness Training

This program is free of charge and open to the public. Everyone is welcome to participate. This presentation will explore:

  • the prevalence and impact of trauma on children’s brain development;

  • the Adverse Childhood Experiences Study (ACES) which first introduced us to the long-term impact that trauma can have on social, emotional and health outcomes;

  • what we must do to help children and families recover from trauma;

  • and what is behind many of the behaviors we see and how we can shift our perspective to serve children and families through the lens of trauma.


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St. Louis Trauma Awareness Training
Jun
11
2:00 PM14:00

St. Louis Trauma Awareness Training

This program is free of charge and open to the public. Everyone is welcome to participate. This presentation will explore:

  • the prevalence and impact of trauma on children’s brain development;

  • the Adverse Childhood Experiences Study (ACES) which first introduced us to the long-term impact that trauma can have on social, emotional and health outcomes;

  • what we must do to help children and families recover from trauma;

  • and what is behind many of the behaviors we see and how we can shift our perspective to serve children and families through the lens of trauma.

The presentation sets the groundwork for future in-depth training opportunities. This program meets one of the training requirements for becoming an Alive and Well Ambassador.

For more information, visit our website at http://www.awcommunities.org.

To register, visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/trauma-awareness-training-tickets-56937878728.


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St. Louis Trauma Awareness Training
Aug
14
9:00 AM09:00

St. Louis Trauma Awareness Training

  • St. Louis County Department of Public Health (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This program is free of charge and open to the public. Everyone is welcome to participate. This presentation will explore:

  • the prevalence and impact of trauma on children’s brain development;

  • the Adverse Childhood Experiences Study (ACES) which first introduced us to the long-term impact that trauma can have on social, emotional and health outcomes;

  • what we must do to help children and families recover from trauma;

  • and what is behind many of the behaviors we see and how we can shift our perspective to serve children and families through the lens of trauma.

The presentation sets the groundwork for future in-depth training opportunities. This program meets one of the training requirements for becoming an Alive and Well Ambassador.

For more information, visit our website at http://www.awcommunities.org.

To register, visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/trauma-awareness-training-tickets-56938003100.


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St. Louis Trauma Awareness Training
Dec
11
9:00 AM09:00

St. Louis Trauma Awareness Training

  • Saint Louis County Department of Public Health (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This program is free of charge and open to the public. Everyone is welcome to participate. This presentation will explore:

  • the prevalence and impact of trauma on children’s brain development;

  • the Adverse Childhood Experiences Study (ACES) which first introduced us to the long-term impact that trauma can have on social, emotional and health outcomes;

  • what we must do to help children and families recover from trauma;

  • and what is behind many of the behaviors we see and how we can shift our perspective to serve children and families through the lens of trauma.

The presentation sets the groundwork for future in-depth training opportunities. This program meets one of the training requirements for becoming an Alive and Well Ambassador.

For more information, visit our website at http://www.awcommunities.org.

To register, visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/trauma-awareness-training-tickets-56938635993.


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Alive and Well Community Coffee
Apr
9
8:30 AM08:30

Alive and Well Community Coffee

Hosted by Breathing Room KC and Cultivating Human Resiliency

  • Come get connected to humans at the heart of KC's response to trauma. Grab yourself a cup of coffee.

  • Network and build connections w/ communities invested in human healing.

  • Learn a practical skill for building personal resilience.

  • Join us in supporting Equal Minded Cafe, located at 4327 Troost Ave., KC, MO 64110

    A SMALL, FAMILY-OWNED COFFEE SHOP AND EVENT CENTER
    "We take pride in the belief that all humans are EQUAL no matter what race, nationality, belief, color, mindset, or financial class. We are together as one on this earth. Any person of any culture who visits our community at Ubuntu Village will be treated with the utmost respect."

Questions? Contact Ave Stokes at astokes@awcommunities.org.

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Self-Care Implementation Training
Mar
26
6:00 PM18:00

Self-Care Implementation Training

Join Alive and Well Communities for a free self-care implementation training in Kansas City, MO!

Training topics include:
- The importance of self-care
- Implementing self-care in community and with organizational leaders
- Utilizing #AliveAndWellFor5 self-care tools
- How to become involved in a larger movement

RSVP coming soon. For more information email astokes@awcommunities.org.

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Trauma Awareness Training
Mar
13
1:00 PM13:00

Trauma Awareness Training

This program is free of charge and open to the public. Everyone is welcome to participate. This presentation will explore:

  • the prevalence and impact of trauma on children’s brain development;

  • the Adverse Childhood Experiences Study (ACES) which first introduced us to the long-term impact that trauma can have on social, emotional and health outcomes;

  • what we must do to help children and families recover from trauma;

  • and what is behind many of the behaviors we see and how we can shift our perspective to serve children and families through the lens of trauma.


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Alive and Well Community Coffee
Mar
12
8:30 AM08:30

Alive and Well Community Coffee

Hosted by Breathing Room KC and Cultivating Human Resiliency

  • Come get connected to humans at the heart of KC's response to trauma. Grab yourself a cup of coffee.

  • Network and build connections w/ communities invested in human healing.

  • Learn a practical skill for building personal resilience.

  • Join us in supporting Equal Minded Cafe, located at 4327 Troost Ave., KC, MO 64110

    A SMALL, FAMILY-OWNED COFFEE SHOP AND EVENT CENTER
    "We take pride in the belief that all humans are EQUAL no matter what race, nationality, belief, color, mindset, or financial class. We are together as one on this earth. Any person of any culture who visits our community at Ubuntu Village will be treated with the utmost respect."

Questions? Contact Ave Stokes at astokes@awcommunities.org.

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Trauma Awareness Training
Feb
27
1:30 PM13:30

Trauma Awareness Training

  • Platte County Community Center South (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

REGISTRATION IS NOW AT CAPACITY.

This presentation will explore:

  • the prevalence and impact of trauma on children’s brain development;

  • the Adverse Childhood Experiences Study (ACES) which first introduced us to the long-term impact that trauma can have on social, emotional and health outcomes;

  • what we must do to help children and families recover from trauma;

  • and what is behind many of the behaviors we see and how we can shift our perspective to serve children and families through the lens of trauma.

The presentation sets the groundwork for future in-depth training opportunities. This program meets one of the training requirements for becoming an Alive and Well Ambassador.

For more information, visit our website at http://www.awcommunities.org


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Impact Series: Trauma and the Black Woman’s Experience of Healthcare
Feb
26
6:30 PM18:30

Impact Series: Trauma and the Black Woman’s Experience of Healthcare

During this conversation, we will explore:

  • How Black women, both historically and today, fall victim to medical experimentation especially around reproduction and contraceptive therapies

  • What systemic racism in healthcare looks like as Black women experience it

  • Strategies and recommendations for addressing trauma and inequity through policy, institutional culture, and structural behavioral changes.

Click here to watch Hakima Tafunzi Payne, one of the Co-founders of Uzazi Village, in her interview with NBC News, discuss how race can determine the standard of care.

ClIck here to RSVP.

Contact Ave Stokes at astokes@awcommunities.org if you have any questions!


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St. Louis Ambassador Orientation
Feb
12
5:30 PM17:30

St. Louis Ambassador Orientation

Alive and Well Communities Presents...

St. Louis Ambassador Orientation!

Come learn about the work of Alive and Well Communities in our region and brainstorm about the ways that YOU can activate change in your community as an Alive and Well Ambassador.

Click here to RSVP!

**Orientation is mandatory to become an Alive and Well Ambassador.**

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St. Louis Ambassador Orientation
Jan
22
5:30 PM17:30

St. Louis Ambassador Orientation

Alive and Well Communities Presents...

St. Louis Ambassador Orientation!

Come learn about the work of Alive and Well Communities in our region and brainstorm about the ways that YOU can activate change in your community as an Alive and Well Ambassador.

Click here to RSVP!

**Orientation is mandatory to become an Alive and Well Ambassador.**

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Train-the-Trainer
Jan
15
8:00 AM08:00

Train-the-Trainer

**You must have registered or already taken the Trauma Responsive training before registering to attend this event**
Participants will be trained to work within their organization and provide Trauma Awareness trainings. CEU's will be available upon successful completion of the training.

Food will be provided

Register here: https://goo.gl/forms/MSBYLBq8Cs3MplZ62

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Trauma Responsive
Jan
14
8:00 AM08:00

Trauma Responsive

During this interactive training, participants will go beyond the science of the impact and prevalence of trauma and into building resilience and examining systems. Participants use the principles of trauma-informed care to learn how organizations can start their journey of becoming trauma informed. Food will be provided

Register here: https://goo.gl/forms/MSBYLBq8Cs3MplZ62

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Trauma Awareness Training
Jan
10
1:00 PM13:00

Trauma Awareness Training

This program is free of charge and open to the public. Everyone is welcome to participate. This presentation will explore:

  • the prevalence and impact of trauma on children’s brain development;

  • the Adverse Childhood Experiences Study (ACES) which first introduced us to the long-term impact that trauma can have on social, emotional and health outcomes;

  • what we must do to help children and families recover from trauma;

  • and what is behind many of the behaviors we see and how we can shift our perspective to serve children and families through the lens of trauma.

The presentation sets the groundwork for future in-depth training opportunities. This program meets one of the training requirements for becoming an Alive and Well Ambassador.

For more information, visit our website at http://www.awcommunities.org


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Dec
6
9:30 AM09:30

Trauma Awareness Training

This program is free of charge and open to the public. Everyone is welcome to participate. This presentation will explore:

  • the prevalence and impact of trauma on children’s brain development;
  • the Adverse Childhood Experiences Study (ACES) which first introduced us to the long-term impact that trauma can have on social, emotional and health outcomes;
  • what we must do to help children and families recover from trauma;
  • and what is behind many of the behaviors we see and how we can shift our perspective to serve children and families through the lens of trauma.

The presentation sets the groundwork for future in-depth training opportunities. This program meets one of the training requirements for becoming an Alive and Well Ambassador.

Register for FREE here: https://stltadec6.eventbrite.com

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Nov
13
1:00 PM13:00

Trauma Awareness Training

This program is free of charge and open to the public. Everyone is welcome to participate. This presentation will explore:

  • the prevalence and impact of trauma on children’s brain development;
  • the Adverse Childhood Experiences Study (ACES) which first introduced us to the long-term impact that trauma can have on social, emotional and health outcomes;
  • what we must do to help children and families recover from trauma;
  • and what is behind many of the behaviors we see and how we can shift our perspective to serve children and families through the lens of trauma.

The presentation sets the groundwork for future in-depth training opportunities. This program meets one of the training requirements for becoming an Alive and Well Ambassador.

Register for FREE here: https://stltanov13.eventbrite.com

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Oct
23
5:30 PM17:30

Ambassador Orientation

Alive and Well Communities Presents...Ambassador Orientation! 

Come learn about the work of Alive and Well Communities in our region and brainstorm about the ways that YOU can activate change in your community as an Alive and Well Ambassador. 

**Orientation is mandatory to become an Alive and Well Ambassador.** 

Register for FREE here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ambassador-orientation-tickets-48209572128

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Oct
17
8:00 AM08:00

Train-the-Trainer Training

Participants who attend the Train-the-Trainer Workshop will be equipped to work within their organization and provide Trauma Awareness trainings, setting the foundation for an organization becoming trauma informed. These participants also have access to two individual coaching hours from Alive and Well staff. 

**CEU’s are available upon successful completion of this full day training.** 

Note: The fee associated with this workshop, must be paid in full before you qualify to attend the training. Please click the link below for more details. 

CLICK HERE to register for Train-the-Trainer training: 

**You must have registered for or already have taken the Trauma Responsive training before registering to attend Train-the-Trainer.* 

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Oct
16
8:00 AM08:00

Trauma Responsive Training

During this interactive training, participants will go beyond the science of the impact and prevalence of trauma, and into building resilience and examining systems. Participants will use the principles of trauma-informed care to learn how organizations can start their journey of becoming trauma informed. 

Note: The fee associated with this workshop, must be paid in full before you qualify to attend the training. Please click the link below for more details. 

CLICK HERE to register for the training.

**This training must be taken before registering to attend Train-the-Trainer.** 

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Oct
10
11:00 AM11:00

Trauma Awareness Training

This program is free of charge and open to the public. Everyone is welcome to participate. This presentation will explore:

  • the prevalence and impact of trauma on children’s brain development;
  • the Adverse Childhood Experiences Study (ACES) which first introduced us to the long-term impact that trauma can have on social, emotional and health outcomes;
  • what we must do to help children and families recover from trauma;
  • and what is behind many of the behaviors we see and how we can shift our perspective to serve children and families through the lens of trauma.

The presentation sets the groundwork for future in-depth training opportunities. This program meets one of the training requirements for becoming an Alive and Well Ambassador.

Register for FREE here: https://stltaoct10.eventbrite.com

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Sep
25
5:30 PM17:30

Ambassador Orientation

Alive and Well Communities Presents...

Ambassador Orientation!

Come learn about the work of Alive and Well Communities in our region and brainstorm about the ways that YOU can activate change in your community as an Alive and Well Ambassador.

**Orientation is mandatory to become an Alive and Well Ambassador.**

Register for FREE here: https://ambassadororientation9-25.eventbrite.com

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Sep
20
9:30 AM09:30

Trauma Awareness Training

This program is free of charge and open to the public. Everyone is welcome to participate. This presentation will explore:

  • the prevalence and impact of trauma on children’s brain development;
  • the Adverse Childhood Experiences Study (ACES) which first introduced us to the long-term impact that trauma can have on social, emotional and health outcomes;
  • what we must do to help children and families recover from trauma;
  • and what is behind many of the behaviors we see and how we can shift our perspective to serve children and families through the lens of trauma.

The presentation sets the groundwork for future in-depth training opportunities. This program meets one of the training requirements for becoming an Alive and Well Ambassador.

Register for FREE here: https://stltasept20.eventbrite.com

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Sep
18
6:00 PM18:00

Trauma and Immigration, An Impact Series

  • Kansas City Public Library- Plaza Branch (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Trauma and Immigration:

In continuation of the Alive and Well Communities “Impact Series,” a collaboration with community partners and the Kansas City Public Library has begun to present:  Trauma and Immigration.  Come and join us, as we explore the science, stories, and impact of trauma within:

  • History of immigration
  • Modern-day immigration and refugees
  • Implications of threats to DACA
  • Personal stories of family separation and the fear of detention and deportation
  • Personal stories of resilience and healing
  • Connecting resources
  • Ways to become involved

Here is the list of voices that will be featured at the event: 

  • Jessica Piedra, Law Office of Jessica Piedra, LLC
  • Beccah Rendall, Kansas City Public Library
  • Raiza Guevara, Movimiento Cosecha
  • Kansas City Museum
  • Ramona Arroyo, Sacred Heart Guadalupe Church
  • Tara Burkhart, Jewish Vocational Services
  • Consulate of Mexico in Kansas City
  • Marsha Morgan, Alive and Well Communities

Register for FREE herehttps://trauma-and-immigration.eventbrite.com

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Ambassador Orientation
Aug
28
5:30 PM17:30

Ambassador Orientation

Alive and Well Communities Presents...Ambassador Orientation!

  • Come learn about the work of Alive and Well Communities in our region and brainstorm about the ways that YOU can activate change in your community as an Alive and Well Ambassador

**Orientation is the first step to become an Alive and Well Ambassador.**

Register for FREE here: https://ambassadororientation8-28.eventbrite.com

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Aug
21
3:00 PM15:00

Trauma Awareness Training

This program is free of charge and open to the public. Everyone is welcome to participate. This presentation will explore:

  • the prevalence and impact of trauma on children's brain development
  • the Adverse Childhood Experiences Study (ACES) which first introduced us to the long-term impact that trauma can have on social, emotional and health outcomes
  • what we must do to help children and families recover from trauma
  • and what is behind many of the behaviors we see and how we can shift our perspective to serve children and families through the lens of trauma

The presentation sets the groundwork for future in-depth training opportunities. The program meets one of the training requirements for becoming an Alive and Well Ambassador. 

Register for FREE here: https://kctraumaawarenessaug21.eventbrite.com

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