Implementation Supports

These supports have been developed to assist services progressing from training towards system-wide Trauma Informed Practice implementation.

Development of TIP Policy and Implementation plan

The implementation plan to ensure the organisation can self-sufficiently move towards being trauma informed.

We support your organisation to agree their approach to the following:

  • Your vision for TIP
  • Oversight structures
  • How TIP is integrated into work processes: induction, supervision, meetings, reflective practice
  • Champion structures
  • Approach to training
  • Feedback processes for staff and service users
  • Approach to training
  • Strategic change goals
  •  Organisational assessments /reviews
  • Other TIP related organisational issues

Your input

  • Two half-day meetings with an oversight or working group (additional meetings may be required if the team needs longer to design systems)

Deliverable

  • Draft policy and implementation strategy.

Cost

  • From €2,200
    (there may be additional costs if additional sessions are needed).

Champions Training

Champions and their managers will learn approaches to change management, implementation science and trauma-informed organisational standards.

Following training, it is anticipated that Champions will be equipped to work with their colleagues to create an implementation plan, with the help of guidance and templates provided through training.

Your input

  • Recruiting the champion(s) inline with guidance provided and
  • Full day training for manager(s)and champion(s) to engage in

Deliverable

  • Champions guide
  • Trauma informed standards
  •  Draft action plan for the organisation to begin an implementation process

Cost

  • €150 per person for open training
  • €1,200 per organisation for up to 15 people (€80 per person)

Trauma Informed Practice Assessment

Your input

  • A nominated contact point and process manager from your service.
  • Half day with the nominated contact point and process manager to organise the review
  • Two nominated service users to assist with the review and attend a preparatory two-hour training
  • A day in the service where wewill be working with your teams and undertaking focus groups with your service users
  • Commitment for staff to complete two brief online surveys that take less than 10 minute each)
  • Staff support to have as many clients as possible to complete an online survey

Deliverable

  • A brief report containing the results of the TIP organisational assessment highlighting priority areas for work and strengths of the service as measured against trauma informed standards.

Cost

  • €2,650 per service site

Tailored Supports

Organisations needing to resolve specific challenges, develop new policies and collaborate on new practices to support their trauma-informed journey are welcome to seek facilitation or development support. Once we understand your goals or challenges, we can develop a bespoke proposal for you. We are also happy to develop any research or funding proposals with you that relate to evaluation or exploration of Trauma Informed Practice initiatives.