When Students Lose Trust in Adults: Heather Forbes

Students with a history of trauma often require significant support and more relational connection with adults in order to boost their stress tolerance. Plenary Speaker Heather Forbes says educators must be intentional about building and maintaining trust with trauma-impacted students.

Watch Heather Forbes describe how students often develop a protective approach to relationships when trust is broken with adults.

Founder of Beyond Consequences Institute and author of Help for Billy, Heather Forbes will present a Plenary session in Las Vegas.

Now in its seventh year, the Wired Differently Conference will be held this year in Las Vegas. A wide array of critical insights and best practices will be shared for reaching and teaching students with emotional and behavioral challenges – including trauma, autism spectrum disorders, ADHD, bipolar disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder, borderline personality disorder and more.



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