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Title Trauma-Informed Person-Centered Thinking and Support
Summary This webinar was about trauma and people with disabilities. Trauma is when something bad happens. It may have a lasting impact on a person. The speakers on the webinar shared: • Why it is important to know how trauma affects someone’s life • Many people with disabilities have been abused (70% of people with disabilities said they have been abused) • How to help people who have had traumatic things happen to them Person-Centered Planning and Trauma Person-centered discovery can help to learn about a person. This process can build trust. You can ask what makes the person feel safe. You might find out about trauma during person-centered planning. If you do, find someone for the person to talk to. It should be someone who is trained in healing

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