The Second Annual Philadelphia Trauma Training Conference will provide an intensive, collaborative training experience to providers, educators and leaders across health, education, and social service disciplines, as well as to community members invested in the health of their families, neighborhoods, and cities.


The conference planning committee is requesting submissions for 90-minute workshop sessions.  Please visit the Workshop Submissions Page for more details.


Participants will identify, explore, and experience approaches to:

 Prevent incidences of trauma for individuals, families and communities;

Mitigate the impact of trauma on individuals, communities, and systems in order to prevent negative social, psychological, educational, and health outcomes, and;

Prevent vicarious trauma to sustain a healthy, vibrant workforce and community



July 23-25, 2018

Post-conference Workshops: July 26,2018



Presented by:

The Community and Trauma Counseling Program
Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University)

in association with:

Children’s Crisis Treatment Center

Lakeside Global Institute

United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey

The University  of Pennsylvania, Graduate School of Education

Philadelphia DBHIDS

Jefferson College of Population Health


Also supported by:

Philadelphia ACE Taskforce