Tending the Roots

Tending the Roots: Recognizing trauma and cultivating wellness.

This training explores how racism, trauma, and social factors impact health. You’ll learn how to use resources and skills to promote healing and resilience. Our goal is to create sustainable practices that support health and equity throughout New York State.

What you’ll learn:

How racism, trauma, and social conditions harm health and how resources and skills support healing and resilience.

What you’ll gain:

Tools for promoting holistic health in your organizations and communities

Our aim:

To promote trauma-responsive and equity focused practices across New York State

No matter where you are in your journey, there’s a pathway for you to engage with this curriculum.

Shape your learning journey:

  • Dive deeper: Explore the curriculum independently and build your personal knowledge.
  • Empower your community: Share your learnings and make a difference in your region or organization.
  • Become an instructor: Facilitate the curriculum after completing the training and join our network.
  • Advance your skills: Hone your facilitation skills by mentoring other instructors.
Tending the Roots


Tending the Roots

I want to receive training

This training is for individuals interested in learning about and receiving Tending the Roots training.

Tending the Roots

I want to become a trainer

The Instructor’s Edition of Tending the Roots is best for those interested in facilitating training sessions within their organizations and communities.

Tending the Roots

I want to coach trainers

COMING SOON: Join a small cohort of advanced facilitators to mentor new trainers as well as teach the Instructor’s Edition of Tending the Roots.

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