Complex Trauma


Find out about Complex Trauma, and learn about support mechanisms for children and families.

Start Date

6th Sep 2018 6:00pm

End Date

6th Sep 2018 9:00pm


Centenary Lecture Theatre, Sandy Bay campus

RSVP / Contact Information

Enquiries: E.; T. 6165 5666

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Northern Early Years Reference Group and Partners, B4 Early Years Coalition and the University of Tasmania, invite you to join them for a conversation about Complex Trauma.

Complex Trauma is a psychological disorder that occurs as a result of repetitive, prolonged trauma involving sustained abuse or abandonment by a caregiver of other interpersonal relationship with an uneven power dynamic.

What to expect

  • Dr Elspeth Stephenson will set the scene by defining complex trauma and trauma informed practices. She will introduce Trust Based Relational Inter-vention (TBRI) as an approach to practice.
  • Panel discussion from practitioners working with children and families in Southern Tasmania   
  • Facilitated conversations. Your input and experiences will help to inform frameworks and policy.
  • Networking and collaboration opportunities.

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Nibbles and drinks provided, please register your attendance for catering purposes.

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