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Our Mission

The mission of Echo is to educate trauma survivors about trauma and resilience
in order to promote survivor empowerment, resolve individual and community-
level trauma, and create the safe, stable, nurturing relationships that break the
cycle of generational trauma.

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Parenting Programs

At the heart of our mission is the desire to support parents
strengthen the connection with their child.

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Professional Development

We offer workshops on attachment theory, interpersonal
neurobiology, trauma informed care to help professionals
build an empathy-based practice in their work.

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Join us and make a difference by supporting our work.

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Welcome to Echo!

We provide trauma-informed parenting classes and trauma & resilience training for families, communities and professionals. We draw on the latest scientific research, nonviolent communication, and regulation techniques to empower survivors and educate those who support them.

 

Trauma-Informed Nonviolent Parenting Classes

Our 10-class parenting series draws on the latest scientific research on brain and child development, as well as the effects of childhood toxic stress. Discover how to communicate in ways that deepen your relationship with your child and begin to model the skills that are proven to help your child succeed at school, have more rewarding relationships and enjoy a longer, healthier life. Free child care provided.

 

English | 11:30am – 1:30pm
Spanish | 9:00am – 11:00am

Trauma Trainings

Throughout the year, Echo offers a variety of trauma & resilience trainings for professionals and community members. We provide an introductory training for educators (Trauma-Informed Compassionate Classrooms) a trauma & resilience training and more advanced training on trauma-informed care,  Yoga for Trauma Recovery, and more. Our annual conference appeals to professionals from all over the world who are looking for the latest science on childhood trauma coupled with practical applications.

 

News & Resources

Conference 2020 Highlights
Conference 2020 Highlights

The theme of this year's conference was dedicated to post-traumatic growth to balance our message about the impact of childhood…

How to Survive Trauma Reminders
How to Survive Trauma Reminders

  (Download PDF)   With the Harvey Weinstein trial underway, once again the news coverage is bound to churn up…

When Being Trauma-Informed Is Not Enough
When Being Trauma-Informed Is Not Enough

Trauma-informed care is the new gold standard. For the last several years, Echo has been providing professional development in trauma-informed…

Support Our Work

We rely on your generous support to make our parenting classes and other programs available to those who are shaping our children and our future. Please take a moment and support our work.

Due to the Covid-19 social distancing requirements, all in-person trainings are canceled. However, many of our in-person trainings are already online or will be offered as virtual classes.