Trauma-Informed Environment In Medical Respite

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Medical respite care provides a safe place for healing and recovery from acute health care events for people experiencing homelessness. Within these programs, providing trauma-informed care is essential. A critical element of trauma-informed care is providing a safe and healing environment, one that is accessible, comforting, and promotes recovery.

This webinar will provide an overview of on creating a healing environment within your own medical respite program, applicable to all programs with a variety of resources and clients served. Additionally, there will be an open discussion to answer questions and share what strategies programs have already been implementing.

Hosted by:

  • Caitlin Synovec, OTD, OTR/L, BCMH | Medical Respite Manager | NHCHC


  • Kelli Klein, BA | Clinical Coordinator | National Health Care for the Homeless Council | Nashville, TN


Categories: Behavioral Health, Medical Respite, Medical Respite Care Research
Tags: Webinar
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