UMMS Affiliation

Department of Psychiatry, Center for Mental Health Services Research; Department of Family Medicine and Community Health



Document Type


Medical Subject Headings

Violence; Homeless Persons; Survivors; Adaptation, Psychological; Stress Disorders, Traumatic


Health Services Research | Mental and Social Health | Psychiatric and Mental Health | Psychiatry | Psychiatry and Psychology


Summary: Training workshop with the following objectives: Increase knowledge, awareness, & understanding of trauma & its impact; Provide information about skills & strategies; Suggest self care strategies.

Citation: Nicholson, J., Weinreb, L., Runyan, T., & Biebel, K. (2010, November). Creating opportunities for success: Working with trauma survivors in the shelter setting. Presented at a training workshop for the Central Massachusetts Housing Alliance, Worcester, MA.



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