Jump-start social development, establish safety for learning, and ensure all children can flourish with Starr’s trauma certification for early childhood.
10 Steps to Create Trauma-Informed Resilient Early Childhood Care, the low-cost trauma certification for early childhood specialists, empowers educators with detailed information and concrete actions that answer not just the “why” but also the “how” to create the best environment for preschool students and the professionals who serve them.
Presented by Dr. Caelan Soma, the course content teaches professionals how to create trauma-informed early childhood learning environments. Focusing on resilience, the content explores the core values and beliefs of educators, and places an emphasis on understanding how trauma affects preschool-aged children. Proactive strategies such as fostering connections, prioritizing social and emotional skills, establishing safety, and promoting play are presented. The course also provides detailed information and concrete actions that answer not just the “why” but also the “how” to create an early childhood center that supports at-risk and traumatized children and the practitioners who serve them.