Institute for Trauma-Informed Care

Institute for Trauma-Informed Care

About Us 

Through a collaboration with the City of San Antonio Metro Health, University Health established the Institute for Trauma-Informed Care in January 2020. The Institute’s role is to provide training and technical assistance to organizations that wish to become certified in Trauma-Informed Care (TIC).

Key Functions and Services

  • Partner with the Consortium to align TIC efforts in San Antonio by promoting a community vision, shared definition and common language.
  • Ensure San Antonio’s approach to delivering TIC reflects the community’s unique culture and demographic characteristics.
  • Provide cross-sector education and training on trauma and TIC to promote increased awareness and drive a citywide culture change.
  • Promote the use of trauma-informed best practices across a variety of community sectors that align with the community’s needs.
  • Provide assessment, training, technical assistance and coaching to organizations that want to become trauma-informed.

Our Partners

City of San Antonio Metropolitan Health District logo  South Texas trauma informed care consortium logo  The Ecumenical Center for Education Counseling Health logo
May 2024 calendar TIC
May is Trauma-Informed Care Awareness Month