Trauma Informed Care in Behavioral Health Care Settings

Trauma Informed Care in Behavioral Health Care Settings

Online Training for Clinicians of Color



November 29, 2021
6pm EST


Online Training
via Zoom


FREE for paying COCOA members


What does trauma-informed care look like in behavioral health? Find out in this 1-hour training.
1. Participants will identify the prevalence of trauma among clients in behavioral health.
2. Participants will identify how trauma affects individuals involved in the program, organization, or system, including workforce.
3. Participants will learn how to apply trauma informed care in their practices.
4. Participants will be introduced to various trauma assessment tools to implement in their practices.


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Lillian Ramey

Lillian Ramey has 20 years of experience as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and is an EMDRIA-Approved Trainer and Consultant with the Rivers Edge Institute. Lillian currently has a private practice in Durango, CO where she specializes in treating complex issues and trauma. She has been using EMDR and DBT as primary treatment modalities for the past 12 years with all ages.

Dr. Kizzy Pittrell, Ed.D. is a graduate of Argosy University, Washington DC from the Counseling Psychology program. Dr. Pittrell received her Masters of Counseling from Towson University and Bachelors of Science in Psychology from Bowie State University. Dr. Pittrell is a Licensed Professional Counselor, an Approved Drug and Alcohol counselor, a Master Addiction Counselor, and an Approved Clinical Supervisor in Maryland. Dr. Pittrell has worked in the community sector providing mental health and addiction counseling and treatment to adults and adolescents for 15 years. Currently, Dr. Pittrell is owner of Ross Counseling, a private practice providing therapy to individuals, families and couples and manages a community mental health facility in Baltimore. More recently, Dr. Pittrell along with her husband opened a psychiatric rehabilitation program in Baltimore county called Strengthening Families Building Communities. In addition, Dr. Pittrell has conducted several discussions and trainings related to grief, trauma, COVID, and effective ways to cope with mental illness.

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the payment options?

You will be able to either:

  1. Pay in full today
  2. Pay in automatic 30 day installments of 311.66

Do I need to attend all six dates?


What if I pay and can’t attend on the dates of the training?

We will issue no refunds but can apply your payments to the next upcoming EMDR training.

Who will provide the zoom link for the training?

Lillian Ramey, the trainer from Rivers Edge

When will I get my CEU certificate?

Lillian will award the certificate upon completion of all six days.

Who arranges the consultations?

Lillian will arrange them at the end of the training.

How much does this event cost?

This event costs $25

Does this training offer credits?

There will be no credits offered for this event.

When will I get the zoom link for this training?

You will get the Zoom link before the training begins. If you have any questions, you can email us

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