Community Trainings & Train the Trainer

SaintA is proud to continue the growth of trauma informed care and trauma sensitive schools with our Community Trainings and Train the Trainer program. We offer trainings at our site or yours (fill out our inquiry form to bring our trainers directly to you). You will learn the philosophy and practice of trauma informed care and trauma sensitivity using our Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei). Our goal is to help more organizations become trauma informed and employ best practices in their settings.

Available Trainings:

Introduction: Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) of Trauma Informed Care

Trainer: Michael Joranger
Cost: $120

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This training is an introduction to the model of trauma informed care that SaintA has developed over the past seven years and has implemented across all of its programs.

Participants who attend this training will be able to:

  • Describe the prevalence of adverse experiences and the scope of their impact.
  • Define and respond to behavior from a trauma informed perspective.
  • Describe how trauma affects the brain and influences development, learning and behavior.
  • Identify factors that enhance the capacity for positive relationships for children who have adverse experiences.
  • Describe how purpose, belonging and safety enhance children’s well-being.
  • Identify techniques that enhance caregiver capacity and connect them to outcomes.
  • Identify action steps to enhance trauma informed services.

Lunch is provided.

Hotel accommodations near SaintA.

Upcoming sessions

★ Monday, December 4, 2017 (9:00am to 4:00pm) Eventbrite - Introduction: Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) of Trauma Informed Care Introduction: Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) of Trauma Informed Care

★ Monday, January 15, 2018 (9:00am to 4:00pm) Eventbrite - Introduction: Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) of Trauma Informed Care Introduction: Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) of Trauma Informed Care

★ Monday, February 5, 2018 (9:00am to 4:00pm) Eventbrite - Introduction: Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) of Trauma Informed Care Introduction: Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) of Trauma Informed Care

★ Wednesday, March 14, 2018 (9:00am to 4:00pm) Eventbrite - Introduction: Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) of Trauma Informed Care Introduction: Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) of Trauma Informed Care

★ Tuesday, April 10, 2018 (9:00am to 4:00pm) Eventbrite - Introduction: Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) of Trauma Informed Care Introduction: Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) of Trauma Informed Care

★ Monday, May 7, 2018 (9:00am to 4:00pm) Eventbrite - Introduction: Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) of Trauma Informed Care Introduction: Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) of Trauma Informed Care

★ Tuesday, June 14, 2018 (9:00am to 4:00pm) Eventbrite - Introduction: Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) of Trauma Informed Care Introduction: Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) of Trauma Informed Care

★ Monday, August 6, 2018 (9:00am to 4:00pm) Eventbrite - Introduction: Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) of Trauma Informed Care Introduction: Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) of Trauma Informed Care

★ Monday, November 12, 2018 (9:00am to 4:00pm) Eventbrite - Introduction: Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) of Trauma Informed Care Introduction: Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) of Trauma Informed Care


Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) of Caregiver Capacity

Trainer: Sara Daniel
Cost: $60

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Completion of the Introduction to the Seven Essential Ingredients course is strongly encouraged before attending this course. In this training we will take a deeper dive into the 7th essential ingredient, Caregiver Capacity. Strategies to identify the impact of secondary traumatic stress, personal trauma history, primary and ongoing trauma and systemic stress will be shared. Whether you are an educator, therapist or other helping professional, trauma sensitive practice requires authentic empathy and compassion. This can take a toll on our lives personally and professionally. Learn strategies to cope with this stress through our 7ei model through the lens of the caregiver.

Lunch is provided.

Hotel accommodations near SaintA.

Upcoming sessions

★ Friday, December 1, 2017 (8:00am to 12:00pm) Eventbrite - Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) of Caregiver Capacity Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) of Caregiver Capacity

★ Friday, February 23, 2018 (8:00am to 12:00pm) Eventbrite - Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) of Caregiver Capacity Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) of Caregiver Capacity


Mandt Training

Trainer: Kanisha Phelps
Cost: $130

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In partnership with The Mandt System® and FEI, SaintA brings you a flexible Workplace Violence Prevention program that is relationship-based and person-centric, treating all individuals with dignity and respect.

The Mandt System is a comprehensive, integrated approach to preventing, de-escalating, and intervening with challenging behavior (this course does not teach technical skills or physcial restraints). The training is paired with a wide range of tools for managing disruptive behavior before, during and after the incident. The training program focuses on early warning signs, integrating gradual alternatives for supporting and de-escalating people.

Learning Objectives:

  • Building Healthy Relationships: Understanding foundational beliefs, working as a team, dealing with emotions, causes of stress and identifying the crisis cycle. Learn to build healthy workplace relationships that focus on dignity and respect to enhance outcomes and prevent crisis.
  • Building Healthy Communication: Nonverbal, vocal and verbal elements in communication and strategies for de-escalation will be covered. Learn effective management of potential crisis through personal regulation and behavior management in order to positively interact with others.
  • Building Healthy Conflict Resolution: Improve communication through problem solving and problem solving techniques. Develop proactive intervention skills with a focus on prevention.

Lunch is provided.

Hotel accommodations near SaintA.

Upcoming sessions

New trainings to be announced soon!


Train the Trainer: 7ei of Trauma Informed Care

Want to become a 7ei Trainer? Train the Trainer is a great way to continue the growth of trauma informed care at your organization. Trainers will be able to provide ongoing professional development to current and new staff. This promotes a common language of trauma informed care that supports best practice for children, families and adults.

Trainer: Tim Grove
Cost: $2500*

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Participants will attend a four day workshop in which they will be trained by a senior trainer on SaintA’s 7ei module of trauma informed care. Participants will enhance their knowledge about the underlying research and resources that support 7ei. Participants will be equipped with tools and resources to create awareness and inspire a trauma informed perspective in their agency or organization. Participants will receive opportunities for coaching to deliver the content effectively.

* Trainers will be certified to train the 7ei model at their named entity (facility, agency or school district) and are only authorized to train individuals employed by this entity. Under no circumstances is the trainee certified to authorize others to train using the 7ei curriculum. Certification will expire two years after training is completed at which time the person must discontinue teaching 7ei until recertified. If you have questions about this policy please contact Sandy Engelhardt at sengelhardt@sainta.org.

NOTE: Participants must attend all four days to be certified.

Hotel accommodations near SaintA.

Upcoming sessions

★ December 4-7, 2017 (9:00am to 4:00pm) – Mon-Thurs; 4 consecutive days Eventbrite - Train the Trainer: Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) of Trauma Informed Care Train the Trainer: Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) of Trauma Informed Care

★ February 5-8, 2018 (9:00am to 4:00pm) – Mon-Thurs; 4 consecutive days Eventbrite - Train the Trainer: Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) of Trauma Informed Care Train the Trainer: Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) of Trauma Informed Care

★ May 7-10, 2018 (9:00am to 4:00pm) – Mon-Thurs; 4 consecutive days Eventbrite - Train the Trainer: Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) of Trauma Informed Care Train the Trainer: Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) of Trauma Informed Care

★ August 6-9, 2018 (9:00am to 4:00pm) – Mon-Thurs; 4 consecutive days Eventbrite - Train the Trainer: Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) of Trauma Informed Care Train the Trainer: Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) of Trauma Informed Care

★ November 12-15, 2018 (9:00am to 4:00pm) – Mon-Thurs; 4 consecutive days Eventbrite - Train the Trainer: Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) of Trauma Informed Care Train the Trainer: Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) of Trauma Informed Care


Trainer Recertification: 7ei of Trauma Informed Care

Trainer: Tim Grove
Cost: $1,000*

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Participants will attend a two day workshop in which they will be re-certified by a senior trainer on SaintA’s 7ei module of trauma informed care. Participants will enhance their knowledge about the underlying research and resources that support 7ei. Participants will be equipped with updated tools and resources to create awareness and inspire a trauma informed perspective in their agency or organization. Participants will receive opportunities for coaching to deliver the content effectively.

* Trainers will be re-certified to train the 7ei model at their designated entity (facility, agency or school district) and are only authorized to train individuals employed by this entity. Under no circumstances is the trainee certified to authorize others to train using the 7ei curriculum. Certification will expire two years after training is completed at which time the person must discontinue teaching 7ei until re-certified. If you have questions about this policy please contact Sandy Engelhardt at sengelhardt@sainta.org.

Hotel accommodations near SaintA.

NOTE: Trainers will be re-certified to train the 7ei model at their designated location (facility, agency or school district) and are only authorized to train individuals employed by this entity. Under no circumstances is the trainee certified to authorize others to train using the 7ei curriculum. Certification will expire two years after training is completed at which time the person must discontinue teaching 7ei until re-certified. Participants must attend both days to be re-certified.

Upcoming sessions

★ February 6 & 7, 2018 (9:00am to 4:00pm) – 2 consecutive days Eventbrite - Trainer Recertification: Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) of Trauma Informed Care Trainer Recertification: Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) of Trauma Informed Care

★ May 8 & 9, 2018 (9:00am to 4:00pm) – 2 consecutive days Eventbrite - Trainer Recertification: Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) of Trauma Informed Care Trainer Recertification: Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) of Trauma Informed Care

★ August 7 & 8, 2018 (9:00am to 4:00pm) – 2 consecutive days Eventbrite - Trainer Recertification: Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) of Trauma Informed Care Trainer Recertification: Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) of Trauma Informed Care

★ November 13 & 14, 2018 (9:00am to 4:00pm) – 2 consecutive days Eventbrite - Trainer Recertification: Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) of Trauma Informed Care Trainer Recertification: Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) of Trauma Informed Care



For Schools

Introduction: Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) of Trauma Sensitive Schools

Trainer: Sara Daniel
Cost: $120

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This training is an introduction to the model of trauma informed care that SaintA has developed over the past seven years and has implemented across a variety of school environments.

Participants who attend this training will be able to:

  • Describe the prevalence of adverse experiences and the scope of their impact.
  • Define and respond to behavior from a trauma informed perspective.
  • Describe how trauma affects the brain and influences development, behavior and learning.
  • Identify factors that enhance the capacity for positive relationship for students who have adverse experiences.
  • Describe how purpose, belonging and safety enhance client well-being.
  • Identify techniques that enhance caregiver capacity and connect them to client outcomes.
  • Identify action steps to create a trauma sensitive school environment for all students.

Lunch is provided.

Hotel accommodations near SaintA.

Upcoming sessions

★ Monday, January 22, 2018 (8:00am to 3:00pm) Eventbrite - Introduction: Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) for Trauma Sensitive Schools Introduction: Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) for Trauma Sensitive Schools

★ Tuesday, March 6, 2018 (8:00am to 3:00pm) Eventbrite - Introduction: Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) for Trauma Sensitive Schools Introduction: Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) for Trauma Sensitive Schools

★ Tuesday, June 19, 2018 (8:00am to 3:00pm PDT) in Medford, OR Eventbrite - Introduction: Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) for Trauma Sensitive Schools (Medford, OR) Introduction: Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) for Trauma Sensitive Schools (Medford, OR)


Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) of Trauma Sensitive Schools Tier 2/3

Trainer: Sara Daniel
Cost: $120

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Completion of the Introduction to the Seven Essential Ingredients course is strongly encouraged before attending this course. In this training, participants will learn specific tools to identify traumatic response in children and increase awareness of key physiological, developmental, behavioral and academic indicators of traumatic stress. Participants will be given strategies to help facilitate perspective shift in the families, schools and communities with which they work to create a more trauma-informed view. Specific strategies for intervention that increase regulation in children will be shared, along with ideas about how to create nurturing relationships for healing. These strategies will target improved behavior, increased academic success and enhanced healing and resilience. Further exploration of how to help students create a “reason to be” will be addressed through tools that help achieve a sense purpose and hope. Finally, the need for a focus on the caregiver capacity of school staff will be emphasized as essential in creating a trauma-sensitive school.

This presentation will be interactive and include hands-on activities and discussion. Many resources will be shared, and the expertise of the room will be drawn upon to encourage collaboration and a wider community of knowledge.

Lunch is provided.

Hotel accommodations near SaintA.

Upcoming sessions

★ Thursday, February 22, 2018 (8:00am to 3:00pm) Eventbrite - Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) for Trauma Sensitive Schools Tier 2/3 Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) for Trauma Sensitive Schools Tier 2/3


Train the Trainer: 7ei of Trauma Sensitive Schools

Want to continue the growth of trauma sensitive schools in your district? Train the Trainer is a great way for you to do so. Trainers will be able to provide ongoing professional development to current and new staff. This promotes a common language of trauma sensitive schools that supports best practice for students and families.

Trainer: Sara Daniel
Cost: $2500*

Show description

Participants will attend a four day workshop in which they will be trained by a senior trainer on SaintA’s 7ei module of trauma informed care. Participants will enhance their knowledge about the underlying research and resources that support 7ei. Participants will be equipped with tools and resources to create awareness and inspire a trauma informed perspective in their agency or organization. Participants will receive opportunities for coaching to deliver the content effectively.

* Trainers will be certified to train the 7ei model at their named entity (facility, agency or school district) and are only authorized to train individuals employed by this entity. Under no circumstances is the trainee certified to authorize others to train using the 7ei curriculum. Certification will expire two years after training is completed at which time the person must discontinue teaching 7ei until recertified. If you have questions about this policy please contact Sandy Engelhardt at sengelhardt@sainta.org.

NOTE: Participants must attend all four days to be certified.

Hotel accommodations near SaintA.

Upcoming sessions

★ January 22-25, 2018 (8:00am to 3:00pm) – Mon-Thurs; 4 consecutive days Eventbrite - Train the Trainer: Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) of Trauma Sensitive Schools Train the Trainer: Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) of Trauma Sensitive Schools

★ March 6-9, 2018 (8:00am to 3:00pm) – Tues-Fri; 4 consecutive days Eventbrite - Train the Trainer: Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) of Trauma Sensitive Schools Train the Trainer: Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) of Trauma Sensitive Schools

★ June 19-22, 2018 (8:00am to 3:00pm PDT) – Tues-Fri; 4 consecutive days (Medford, OR) Eventbrite - Train the Trainer: Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) of Trauma Sensitive Schools (Medford, OR) Train the Trainer: Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) of Trauma Sensitive Schools (Medford, OR)


Trainer Recertification: 7ei of Trauma Sensitive Schools

Trainer: Sara Daniel
Cost: $1,000*

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Participants will attend a two-day workshop in which they will be re-certified by a senior trainer on SaintA’s 7ei module of trauma sensitive schools. Participants will enhance their knowledge about the underlying research and resources that support 7ei. Participants will be equipped with updated tools and resources to create awareness and inspire a trauma informed perspective in their school or district. Participants will receive opportunities for coaching to deliver the content effectively.

NOTE: Trainers will be re-certified to train the 7ei model at their designated location (facility, agency or school district) and are only authorized to train individuals employed by this entity. Under no circumstances is the trainee certified to authorize others to train using the 7ei curriculum. Certification will expire two years after training is completed at which time the person must discontinue teaching 7ei until re-certified. Participants must attend both days to be re-certified.

* Trainers will be re-certified to train the 7ei model at their designated entity (facility, agency or school district) and are only authorized to train individuals employed by this entity. Under no circumstances is the trainee certified to authorize others to train using the 7ei curriculum. Certification will expire two years after training is completed at which time the person must discontinue teaching 7ei until re-certified. If you have questions about this policy please contact Sandy Engelhardt at sengelhardt@sainta.org.

Hotel accommodations near SaintA.

Upcoming sessions

★ January 23 & 24, 2018 (8:00am to 3:00pm) – 2 consecutive days Eventbrite - Trainer Recertification: Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) of Trauma Sensitive Schools Trainer Recertification: Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) of Trauma Sensitive Schools

★ March 7 & 8, 2018 (8:00am to 3:00pm) – 2 consecutive days Eventbrite - Trainer Recertification: Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) of Trauma Sensitive Schools Trainer Recertification: Seven Essential Ingredients (7ei) of Trauma Sensitive Schools


*CANCELLATION POLICY

Demand for training has been high, and we want to ensure that all the available training slots are filled. You may cancel your registration up to 48 hours before the program. Your registration fee will be refunded less a cancellation fee. If you need to cancel fewer than 48 hours before the program, you may send a substitute from your organization or transfer your registration fee to another SaintA program of your choice that is scheduled within 12 months of your original event. Please note that if you don’t cancel and don’t attend, you are still responsible for payment. Substitutions may be made at any time; however, we appreciate prior notification.

If you have questions or would like more information, please contact us via our inquiry form.

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