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Trauma-Informed Care for Substance Use, RNAO

November 8, 2016

11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. (EST)

About: The impacts of trauma are broad and far-reaching and the connection between substance use, misuse and trauma has been well documented. This webinar will provide an overview of taking a trauma-informed approach to substance use treatment and provide nurses and other health care professionals with practical advice on incorporating this into their practice.


  • Julia Bloomenfeld MSW, RSW, Director of Clinical Services, Jean Tweed Centre
  • Rosanra Yoon MN, NP-Adult, Nurse Practitioner, Jean Tweed Centre


  • Explain why recognizing trauma is important
  • Provide an overview of trauma-informed principles
  • Discuss how nurses and other health care professionals can provide trauma-informed care.