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ATSS Approved Trainings and Workshops








The H.U.G.S. Program, H.U.G.S. Helping Understand Grief & Trauma Sessions

The objective of the H.U.G.S. Training Program is to address the needs of traumatized and bereaved students who are socially and educationally struggling. The implement of a trauma and bereavement group will address the emotional boundaries that these students are experiencing. Releasing these emotional boundaries will allow these students to resume educationally and emotionally in a healthy manner.

Christine Dernederlanden, C.T.S.S., C.T.R. is the founder of Robert’s Press Canada’s Grief resource Centre. Christine is the award winning author of "Where is Robert?", the grief kit that aided over 6000 families affected by 9/11/01, “H.U.G.S.” Helping Children Understand Grief Sessions and her recent release “Where is My Courage?”

For more information contact Christine Dernederlanden at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it






"Best Practices in Critical Incident Response Training " - June 8, 2015 •  Harvey, Illinois

 http://crisiscare.com/pages/harvey-il-june-8-2015  (This website contains all registration information, course description, etc.).

Crisis Care Network is offering training is hosting the Best Practices in Critical Incident Response Training on August 14, 2015 in Waukesha, Wisconsin.





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