Overview of TBRI
August 8 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Learn about how trauma affects the brain and ways in which you can approach parenting the kids in your care with new tools. TBRI is an attachment-based, trauma-informed intervention that is designed to meet the complex needs of children. TBRIuses Empowering Principles to address physical needs, Connecting Principles for attachment needs, and Correcting Principles to disarm fear-based behaviors. While the intervention is based on years of attachment, sensory processing, and neuroscience research, the heartbeat of TBRI® is connection.
Developed by Dr. Karyn Purvis and Dr. David Cross at the TCU Institute of Child Development, Trust-Based Relational Interventions (TBRI) is an emerging intervention model for a wide range of childhood behavioral problems. It has been applied successfully in a variety of contexts, and with many children for whom numerous other interventions have failed (e.g., medications, cognitive-behavioral therapies.) TBRI is based on a solid foundation of neuropsychological theory and research, tempered by humanitarian principles. It is a family-based intervention that is designed for children who have experienced relationship-based traumas such as institutionalization, multiple foster placements, maltreatment, and/or neglect.
To register for this class, email Melissa @ firstname.lastname@example.org.