Trauma-Informed Care Screening and Assessment Toolkit
Workforce Development Focus
Workforce Issues Addressed
National Council for Mental Wellbeing, Indiana Family and Social Services Administration
Improving the quality of healthcare workforce
Training current healthcare professionals in new techniques or practices
The Trauma-Informed, Resilience-Oriented (TIRO) toolkit teaches Community Mental Health organizations, Substance Use Care Organizations and Mobile Crisis Units in the state of Indiana how to complete a screening and assessment process for patients that are coming to seek treatment. The toolkit includes 8 staff training topics and resources to assist organizations with implementing TIRO care. Some of the training topics include: Trauma and its Connection to Health and Addiction, Trauma-Informed Physical Assessment and Trauma & Equity 101. The TIRO toolkit is provided by the National Council for Mental Wellbeing with funding from the Indiana Family and Social Services Administration.