This event is now at capacity. If you would like to be placed on a waiting list, please contact Nicki Drummond: [email protected]
Associate Professor Nicola Atwool
from the University of Otago will talk about how to work with children and whānau with a trauma history, and how important it is to work in trauma-informed workplaces when supporting whānau in order to look after ourselves in the process.
Dr Moana Eruera
from Oranga Tamariki: Ministry for Children will talk about Mā te muka e tiaki ngā rito: Māori experiences of trauma and approaches to wellbeing, how Māori perceive trauma and the practice of empowering tamariki Māori.
holds a master of Science in Psychology. She has worked therapeutically with both adolescents and adults for the last 6 years. Currently, she works as a Child and Adolescent Counsellor at Mirror Services in Dunedin.
Michelle holds a Bachelor of Social Studies (Counselling). Michelle has worked at MCS for the last 7 years as a Child and Adolescent Counsellor, Intake coordinator and now is the Kaihautū Oranga, Clinical Team Leader for the Counselling Team.
These presentations will be recorded and posted on this webpage post-event.
For enquiries regarding this event please contact Nicki Drummond: [email protected]
There is no cost for attendance. Morning tea will be provided and tea/coffee will be made available throughout the day.
Attendees are responsible for their own lunch.