MAST's Project on Essential Legal and Medical Practices: Equipping Civil Society for Better Care
"Trauma and the Brain - Body Connection"
By Katherine Welch, M.D. of Relentless Foundation
Dr. Welch discussed how to communicate and take good care of traumatized victims and how Civil Society taking good care of themselves. She introduced trauma-informed approaches to trafficking-related work. Dr. Welch taught how chronic trauma affects our body and brains, trauma impacts a person’s ability to function and relate to people, developmental trauma disorder, trauma-informed care, and therapeutic modalities to heal from trauma.