Judge Darlene Byrne’s Free CLE Series: Trauma Informed Lens: Building Blocks of Trauma Informed Care

Judge Darlene Byrne hopes you can join us for the following free child welfare CLE presentation at the 126th District Court.
Date: Tuesday, October 18: 12PM – 1PM
Topic: “Trauma Informed Lens: Building Blocks of Trauma Informed Care”

Ø  Miriam Jansky, Director of Trauma Services, Center for Child Protection

Ø  Karina Garcia, Staff Therapist, Center for Child Protection

Ø  Addie Wieland, Family AdvocateCenter for Child Protection


Attorneys: This course has been approved for Minimum Continuing Legal Education credit by the State Bar of Texas Committee on MCLE in the amount of 1 credit hours, of which 0 credit hours will apply to legal ethics/professional responsibility credit.
Additional Information:
The overall objective and purpose of the program:
     Introduce The Neurosequential Model of Therapeutics (NMT) & The Building Blocks of Trauma Informed Care to learn how trauma impacts our community and our client systems.  A basic understanding of the NMT model will be provided and how it fits with trauma informed care.
The content and subject matter of the session:
     The 10 building blocks of trauma informed care and a brief overview of NMT.  The NMT assessment provides an understanding of developmental trauma/brain development and the impact it has on individuals which, in turn, allows us, our partners, and the community to respond appropriately and in a trauma informed way.
This presentation will be held in the 126th District Court, located on the 4th floor (room 436) of the Heman Marion Sweatt Travis County Courthouse at 1000 Guadalupe St. in Austin. 
There is NO cost to attend and NO need to RSVP to attend this session. Seating is available on a first-come basis.  You do not need to be an attorney to attend.  
Attendees are always welcome to bring a sack lunch and eat in the courtroom during a presentation.
Please feel free to share this e-mail. Also, let me know if you have any questions.
James Ferrell
Judicial Aide for the Honorable Judge Darlene Byrne, 126th Judicial District Court
P.O. Box 1748
Austin, TX 78767