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A Trauma Informed Effective Reinforcement System for Girls

Training Summary

  The TLC TIER (Trauma Informed Effective Reinforcement) System for Girls is a female responsive, research-based model that offers short-term detention and residential programs an effective alternative to compliance-focused behavior management systems.  The TIER System for Girls teaches staff skills that are more effective in motivating positive behavior with girls than traditional points and level systems.  This Webinar reviews the framework of the TIER System for Girls, and provides examples of processes and techniques that will establish a gender responsive, trauma-informed program culture.  

  Learning Objectives:
 
  • Explore the elements of a trauma-informed, gender responsive system that promotes safe behavior in residential programs and detention facilities

  • Learn about  the importance of developing a gender responsive program culture/environment for girls

  • Discover how to engage girls and staff when improving elements of program culture/environment through real-life examples

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Hosted By:
National Girls Institute (NGI)

Type of Training:
Webinar

Date:
August 2013

Category:
Child Advocacy and Protection, Specialized Populations

Topic:
Child Advocacy/Protection, Youth Advocacy, Gender-Specific Services

Keywords:
Youth, Juvenile Justice, Trauma Informed, Gender Responsive, Residential Programs, Detention Facilities, Girls, Reinforcement System