Trauma-Informed Practice: Facilitating Post-Traumatic Growth and Recovery E-Course | Summer 2024

The Northwest MHTTC is excited to collaborate with C4 Innovations to sponsor a limited number of seats for their summer e-course on trauma-informed practice. 6 hours of CE credits available* (learn more.)


Using a trauma-informed, strengths-based, recovery-oriented approach is vital to providing effective health and behavioral health services. This course will include an overview of the bio-psycho-social-spiritual-communal impact of trauma, principles and practices of a trauma-informed approach, proactive ways to support post-traumatic growth and recovery, and strategies to reduce the impact of secondary traumatic stress and burnout risk factors experienced by staff. Click here for more information about the course.

Learning Objectives:

  • Explain the "four Rs" of a trauma-informed approach
  • Give three examples of how trauma impacts people’s health and well-being
  • Describe four elements of the mindset and heart-set of trauma-informed practice
  • Give two examples of ways to facilitate post-traumatic growth
  • Describe three strategies for organizations to become more trauma-informed
  • Identify three ways to promote personal resilience and renewal


  • Members of the behavioral health/mental health workforce who are based in the states of Alaska, Oregon, Idaho & Washington (HHS Region 10) are eligible to participate
  • Ability to complete all required learning activities outside of live webcasts
  • Seats are very limited. We will notify you of the status of your application by Monday, June 17th
  • Questions: please contact the Northwest MHTTC at [email protected]

SESSIONS: Wednesdays, June 26-July 31 (skipping July 3), 2024
9:00 - 10:30 am AK / 10:00 - 11:30 am PT / 11:00 am - 12:30 pm MT


Ken Kraybill

Ken Kraybill, MSW

Ken Kraybill (he/him) has worked at the intersection of healthcare, behavioral health, homelessness, and supportive housing for more than 35 years. He is a Senior Trainer at C4 Innovations, an organization dedicated to improving the quality of care provided to marginalized and vulnerable people. Ken has 18 years of direct service experience working as a behavioral health practitioner and supervisor in homeless services. For the past two decades, he has been developing curricula and facilitating in-person and online trainings nationally on whole-person care practices including Motivational Interviewing, trauma-informed care, trauma-informed supervision, outreach and engagement, recovery support, Critical Time Intervention, and resiliency and renewal for care providers. He is a member of the Motivational Interviewing Network of Trainers (MINT). Ken has an MSW from the University of Washington in Seattle and an undergraduate degree from Goshen in Indiana.

Ann Marie Roepke, PhD

Ann Marie RoepkeAnn Marie Roepke (she/her) is a clinical psychologist, trainer, and consultant based in Seattle, WA. Her areas of expertise include trauma-informed care, resilience, provider well-being, and Motivational Interviewing. As a therapist, Dr. Roepke assists people with challenges including trauma recovery, anxiety, depression, and alcohol/substance concerns. As a researcher, she focuses on developing and testing new methods to foster resilience and post-traumatic growth in the face of adversity. As owner of Evoke Training and Consulting, Dr. Roepke provides training, consulting, and coaching to support professionals in doing their best work to serve others while tending their own well-being. Dr. Roepke earned her doctorate at the University of Pennsylvania Positive Psychology Center and completed her postdoctoral training at the Veterans Administration Puget Sound Health Care System. She is a member of the American Psychological Association; the Society of Consulting Psychology; and the Motivational Interviewing Network of Trainers (MINT).

*Continuing Education Contact Hours Details

Physicians, physician assistants, primary care ARNPs, psychologists, and other health care providers may be eligible for CME or CEUs for completing the course. Retain your Certificate of Completion and verify its suitability for CME/CEUs with your licensing/credentialing entity. The University of Washington is an approved provider of continuing education for DOH licensed social workers, licensed mental health counselors, licensed marriage and family therapists, psychologists, substance use disorder professionals, nurses and physicians under the provisions of: WAC 246-809-610, WAC 246-809-620, WAC 246-811-200, WAC 246-840-210, WAC 246-919-460 and WAC 246-924-240.

Starts: Jun 26, 2024 10:00 am
Ends: Jul 31, 2024 11:30 am
Registration Deadline
June 17, 2024
Event Type
Webinar/Virtual Training
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