New Jersey Trauma Informed Care Project

Take 5 Video Series

Below you will find all recordings and associated resources from our Take 5 Webinar Series. They are organized in three sections: 

  • Essential Skills for Client and Staff Care During COVID-19
  • Building Skills to Integrate a Trauma Informed Care Approach
  • Trauma Informed Care: Other Topics

Take 5: Essential Skills for Client and Staff Care During COVID-19

Taking a Look in Your Toolbox

De-Escalation Strategies

Aired: 4/16/20

Using Helpful Self Talk

Aired: 4/23/20

Building Skills to Lead Grounding Exercises

Grounding 201 TA Session

How to Talk to Clients About Substance Use

How to Talk to Clients About Social Isolation

Providing Client-Centered Care in the Remote Environment

Dealing with Universal Grief: Supporting Clients During COVID-19

Working with Trauma During Complex Times

Take 5 in Action (multiple videos)

Aired: 06/18/20 - Take 5 in Action

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07/09/20 - Take 5s In Action

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07/23/20 - Take 5 In Action

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08/06/20 - Take 5 In Action - Talking About Safer Sex During COVID-19

Talking to Clients about COVID-19

Aired: 07/16/20p

Handout: Talking with Clients About COVID-19

Safe Sex During COVID-19

Take 5: Building Skills to Integrate a Trauma Informed Care Approach

Working with Trauma During Complex Times

The Helper Relationship

Aired: 08/20/20

The Trauma Informed Lens Part I & II

Aired: 09/10/20 - The Trauma Informed Lens Part I


10/01/20 - The Trauma Informed Lens Part II: The Impact of Trauma and Strategies for Working with Clients

Using a Trauma Informed Approach to Enhance Retention in Care

Aired: 11/05/20

Handout: Trauma Informed Retention Strategies

Body-Based Strategies: Quick Interventions to Calm Physical Reactions in Times of Heightened Stress

Take 5: Trauma Informed Care - Other Topics

Substance Use Disorder as a Chronic Condition

Exploring the Groundbreaking ACE Study

Aired: 03/04/21

The Intergenerational Effects of Trauma

Aired: 04/08/21

Creating Trauma Informed Healing Centered Workplaces for Staff and Clients: Designing the In-person Workplace

Aired: 06/03/21

Creating Trauma Informed Healing Centered Workplaces for Staff and Clients: Designing the Virtual Workplace