Caring for children and young people with Trauma- Riverland – Thursday 26th of October 2023


Oct 26 2023


*end time may differ
10:00 am - 2:30 pm


Berri Library - Reading Room
Berri Library - Reading Room

This training has been developed by the Centre for Excellence in Therapeutic Care (CETC) in partnership with the Government of South Australia, Department for Child Protection (DCP).

DCP values and respects the vital contribution of foster and kinship carers in supporting children to grow, develop and reach their full potential.  This trauma informed learning and development opportunity reflects the commitment of DCP to ensuring that carers are informed and supported, consistent with the Statement of Commitment for South Australian Foster and Kinship Carers.

  1. Module 1. Setting the foundations – an introduction to all of the learning
  2. Module 2. Brain development
  3. Module 3. Understanding trauma
  4. Module 4. Trauma informed approaches
  5. Module 5. Collaboration and self-care Locations is a dynamic organisation servicing the South Australian communities the Limestone Coast, Murraylands, Riverland, Adelaide Hills and Fleurieu Peninsula.

Our mission is for all country people to have a safe home, enough money to live on and strong, positive relationships.

Please find our service locations here or use our contact form to request a service.

Mount Gambier
Head office and Foster Care

70-72 White Avenue Mount Gambier, SA 5290
PO Box 1842 Mount Gambier SA 5290
Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm

Mount Gambier
Community Centre

22-24 Ferrers Street Mount Gambier, SA 5290
Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm

Mount Gambier
Family Relationship Centre

1 Helen Street (cnr Bay Road) Mount Gambier, SA 5290
9am to 5pm
10:30am to 5pm
9am to 5pm
9am to 5pm
Later by appt
9am to 5pm

Berri Community Centre
Servicing the Riverland

5 Kealley Street Street Berri, SA 5343
PO Box 1345 Berri, SA 5343
Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm

Murraylands Centre
Servicing the Murraylands, Adelaide Hills and Fleurieu Peninsula

29 Bridge Street Murray Bridge, SA 5253
PO Box 2090 Murray Bridge, SA 5253
Monday to Friday 9am to 4pm

Community Centre

57-59 George Street Millicent, SA 5280
PO Box 378 Millicent, SA 5280
Monday to Friday 9am to 4pm
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