This presentation will be a combination of lecture and audience participation on the topic of trauma and its psychobiological effects. The presentation will explore the nature of traumatic events and the difference between normal, situational, and traumatic stress. Next, physiological components of trauma will be introduced including brain structures, dissociation, hypervigilance and flashbacks. Traditional and non-traditional approaches to treatment will be explored.
Who it helps: Designed for anyone who wants to learn more about the impact of trauma
When: Thursday August 3rd, 6:30-8pm
Where: Ryan Wellness Center, 1000 Alpine Avenue, Boulder, CO 80304 (in the Colorado Rooms on the second floor of the building)
Facilitator: Dr. Janine D’Anniballe
Suggested donation: $10
For questions: Contact Natalie at 303-443-0400; email@example.com.