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OK-UP Workshop Schedule

For more information on any of these workshops, email us at OK-UP@okstate.edu.

Date Time Workshop Title Facilitator(s) Location
Sept. 7, 2018 *Contact OK-UP Poverty Simulation OSU Extension OSU-Tulsa
700 N Greenwood Ave, Tulsa
Oct. 9, 2018 5:30-7:30 p.m. Trauma Informed Schools Dr. Sara Coffey OSU-Tulsa
700 N Greenwood Ave, Tulsa
Nov. 13, 2018 5:30-7:30 p.m. Building Resilient Children: Parenting through Life's Stressors Dr. Tessa Chesher OSU-Tulsa
700 N Greenwood Ave, Tulsa
Jan. 2019 *Contact OK-UP Poverty Simulation OSU Extension OSU-Tulsa
700 N Greenwood Ave, Tulsa
Feb. 7, 2019 5:30-7:30 p.m. Caring for the Caregiver, Teacher or Therapist Ruth S. Slocum, LCSW, IMH-E(III) OSU-Tulsa
700 N Greenwood Ave, Tulsa
March 2019 *Contact OK-UP Active Parenting Training Dr. Amanda Morris OSU-Tulsa
700 N Greenwood Ave, Tulsa
April 9, 2019 5:30-7:30 p.m. Trauma Informed Organizations and Best Practices Dr. Lana Beasley OSU-Tulsa
700 N Greenwood Ave, Tulsa
May 2019 *Contact OK-UP Resilience: The Biology of Stress and the Science of Hope *Movie showing Panel Discussion OSU-Tulsa
700 N Greenwood Ave, Tulsa

*OK-UP also offers  specialized training for people who are interested in facilitating parenting groups. Upcoming trainings will be held in October 2017 and May 2018. For more information about trainings, contact Dr. Martha Zapata Roblyer at 918-594-8469.

Workshop Descriptions

Trauma Informed Schools

Find out how to make schools emotionally safe so that children can thrive no matter their background. Parents will learn to be an advocate for their child's success in school.


Building Resilient Children: Parenting through Life's Stressors
 

Parents have more and more challenges today as stressors in life increase. Learn how brains are affected by life's difficulties and how parents can support their children in becoming resilient during these times.


Caring for the Caregiver, Teacher or Therapist

Experience new techniques for working with children and families with a history of adversity and trauma. Learn practical self-care and in-the-moment tips for professionals and parents working with families and children.


Active Parenting Training at OSU-Tulsa

Dr. Amanda Morris
Professor
Oklahoma State University
Human Development and Family Science
George Kaiser Family Foundation Chair in Child Development


Trauma Informed Organizations and Best Practices

Learn how organizations and relationships can be trauma informed to build resilient communities. Gain an understanding of techniques for building rapport through relationships and the importance of a trauma informed culture.


Resilience: The Biology of Stress and the Science of Hope

The film explores the emerging science of adversity and childhood stress and chronicles the beginnings of a national movement to prevent childhood trauma, treat toxic stress and greatly improve the health of future generations.

Followed by Panel Discussion