Professional Development


The Resiliency Center for Families and Children  supports professional development opportunities for professionals, faculty, students, and individuals in the community with stake in resiliency.

The Resiliency Center Training Series (RCTS) offers continuing education units (CEU) and workshops for Michigan mental health professionals and families of children who have experienced trauma and/or have mental health needs.

Past workshops and CEU courses

Understanding Trauma: Connections with Social Pragmatic Communication (March 20, 2023)

  • Speakers: Dr. Yvette Hyter, Ph.D., CCC-SLP, ASHA Fellow


Regulation Roadmaps: Adding Sensory Smarts to your Toolbox (January 20, 2023)

  • Speakers: Dr. Tricia Foster, Ph.D., MOT & Dr. Michelle Suarez, Ph.D., OTRL

Sensory Strategies to Soothe the Trauma-Exposed Brain (July, 2022)

  • Speaker: Dr. Michelle Suarez, Ph.D., OTRL