This workshop will introduce foster and adoptive parents to the essential skills of trauma-informed caregiving, as well as, the impact of trauma on child development. It will help caregivers understand the effects of parenting traumatized children and introduces the concept of vicarious trauma. Participants will identify circles of support, focus on the importance of self-care, and develop skills to strengthen their families. This training is provided through the Foster & Kinship Education Program at COS. Please register with Miriam Sallam by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or calling 559-737-4842.