T.I.P.S. Mind Over Trauma: Executive Functioning

T.I.P.S. Mind Over Trauma: Executive Functioning

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Who: Everyone

Cost: Free

Join us in our second T.I.P.S. series webinar as we dive into the impact of trauma on executive functioning skills. Giovanna Giacobbe will explore the complexities of executive functioning challenges. We will look at practical approaches and evidence-based techniques for working with individuals who experience difficulties in working memory, time management, object permanence, handling job stress, and many other aspects of the executive functioning processes that impact a person’s everyday life in the workplace.

Key Topics

  • Gain an understanding of executive functions, including working memory, cognitive flexibility, and inhibitory control, and how challenges in these areas can impact daily life.
  • Explore personalized strategies to support individuals with executive functioning challenges, considering their unique strengths, needs, and goals.
  • Learn practical interventions and exercises designed to build and strengthen executive functioning skills, fostering independence and success.
  • Discuss the importance of creating environments that accommodate and empower individuals with executive functioning challenges, promoting a sense of agency and well-being.

Our Speaker

Giovanna Giacobbe, MSW, is a Lecturer for Rutgers University in the Department of Psychiatric Rehabilitation. Her area of specialty is in trauma and PTSD. Currently, she teaches a trauma graduate course at Rutgers University and is a trauma consultant for the New Jersey State Psychiatric Hospitals.

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Date And Time

2024-04-30 @ 01:00 PM to
2024-04-30 @ 03:00 PM

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