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Non-Clinical Overview of Trauma Informed Approaches
September 14 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmFree
Money Follows the Person Lunch and Learn Webinar
Presented by Cas Shearin, DRNC Director of Investigations and Monitoring.
Please register for the webinar through this link:
This Money Follows the Person (MFP) Lunch and Learn webinar will discuss:
- What It Means to be Trauma Informed
- How Trauma Informed Approaches Can Positively Impact Your Clients and Your Staff
This part one of a two part series on Trauma Informed Approaches. The second part will be in October.
Cas Shearin joined Disability Rights NC (DRNC) as an advocate in 2007. As director of the agency’s investigations and monitoring unit, Shearin oversees investigations of serious allegations of abuse or neglect for people with disabilities. Her responsibilities also include supervising the protection & advocacy for beneficiaries of representative payees program and DRNC’s disaster relief project. Shearin reported for newspapers in Georgia and North Carolina for eight years before pursuing her career in advocacy. For 15 years, she worked as an investigator, consultant, administrator and legislative liaison for a Durham nonprofit law firm that specializes in defending people facing the death penalty. She is particularly passionate about people whose humanity and dignity has been overlooked or discounted by others.