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Trauma Sensitive Schools

Learn about trauma and how it can manifest. Explore practical tips on how to incorporate trauma sensitive practices and perspectives into the classroom and school community.

Unaddressed trauma can lead to violence. Providing support for students who have experienced trauma can help prevent violence and create stronger communities.

Participants receive handouts, tips and worksheets.

Trainings are free for New Jersey Educators.

Trauma Sensitive Schools training is scheduled throughout the year. Visit our Events page for the schedule of upcoming trainings and to register.

If a training is full, click HERE to be put on the waiting list.

In-Person Training

  • New Jersey Law Center, New Brunswick, NJ
  • 9 am to 3 pm (breakfast & lunch included)
  • PD Credits Earned: 5.5
  • Registration required

Virtual Training

  • Via Zoom(webcam/microphone required)
  • 3 hours (am and pm sessions)
  • PD Credits Earned: 3.0
  • Registration required

In-School/District Wide

  • Bring this training to your school or district
  • Apply HERE
  • Earn PD Credits

For questions about this training or to request accommodation or to inquire about accessibility, please contact Jessica Taube, Director of Conflict Resolution and Anti-Bias Initiatives at jtaube@njsbf.org or call call 732.937.7523.

No Show Policy. If you are unable to attend a training after registering, please let us know. You may cancel your registration up to the day before training by emailing Bobby Espinoza at respinoza@njsbf.org or by calling 732.937.7528.

If you register and do not attend, you will be placed on our our “No Show” list. Should this occur three times, you will be removed from our email list. Cancelling allows us to fill your spot with an educator from our training waiting list.