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December 1, 2020
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Online event
Menlo Park, CA 94025
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Getting Through it All: Trauma Basics

Tuesday, December 1, 2020

In this moment in history – and with the holiday season added on top – how does one cope? We’ll learn about some healthy tactics.

The current pandemic and its related isolation; a seemingly-heightened period of societal polarization; the holidays: how trauma affect us in this particular moment in time and how can we work to cope long-term?

RTS will be joining us to share a workshop surrounding Trauma Basics and how trauma impacts people. Be with us as we discuss healthy coping mechanisms going into what is, for many, a potentially-stressful season.

About RTS
Rape Trauma Services (RTS) was founded in 1995 to address the need for comprehensive services for survivors of sexual violence and other forms of abuse. Today, RTS is the only organization in San Mateo County providing comprehensive sexual assault services for survivors and their loved ones while working in the community to prevent sexual assault, end cycles of violence, and educate residents and providers about sexual violence and other kinds of abuse. Services are free and delivered with linguistic and cultural competence. RTS offers a 24-Hour Crisis Line at 650-692-7273, staffed by specially-trained sexual assault counselors.