Resilience: The Biology of Stress & The Science of Hope


This workshop features a screening of an hour-long documentary, Resilience: The Biology of Stress & the Science of Hope, which addresses Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs). Participants will receive trauma-responsive resources and tools to promote resilience within individuals, organizations and communities.

Learning objectives: By the conclusion of this workshop, participants will:

  • Understand the link between Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs), child development and behavioral and health outcomes
  • Define trauma-responsive care and explore tools to increase trauma-responsive care practice
  • Increase knowledge about local, state and national resources


About the Presenters:

Chelsey Getz — Chelsey is a Licensed Social Worker and serves as a Training Coordinator with The Center for Family Safety and Healing (TCFSH) in the Training and Advocacy Department. With over 8 years of experience working and volunteering with domestic violence agencies in Ohio, Chelsey incorporates her work with survivors to provide engaging and interactive presentations. She currently serves on the leadership committee of the Columbus CARE Coalition, an initiative to build a trauma responsive community. Additionally, Chelsey is certified in Trauma Responsive Care- Level II through the Tri-State Trauma Network. Collaborating with community partners at a local, state, and national level, Chelsey has utilized her knowledge on the effects of trauma and passion for building resilience through meaningful connection, to help break the cycle of family violence.


Julie Griffith – Julie is a Training Coordinator with The Center for Family Safety and Healing. She currently partners with businesses, healthcare institutions and government and non-profit organizations in central Ohio to provide education to employees and community members around the topic of family violence. Her areas of focus include Healthcare Screening for Family Violence, Domestic Violence in the Workplace, Child Abuse and Childhood Exposure to Domestic Violence, and Teen Dating Abuse. In addition, she is certified in Trauma-Responsive Care through the Tri-State Trauma Network, a certified trainer of the Safe Dates program through the Hazelden Foundation as well as an authorized facilitator of Darkness to Light’s Stewards of Children.

SAVE $10 by taking both Resiliency: Refiling Your Cup & this class in the same day!

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Trauma Responsive Care


Wednesday, August 12, 2020
9:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. (AM Session)
Presenters: Chelsey Getz / Julie Griffith

Cost $45.00 / 3 CEUs for
Counselors and Social Workers

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