- Building Trauma Informed Awareness Among School Staff as presented by Frank Vidimos, LLMSW and Amy Mack, LMSW on September 3rd, 2015
- The Brain—Behavior—Resilience Connection as presented by Jim Henry, Ph.D., MSW and Mark A. Sloane, DO, FACOP, FAAP
- Trauma Informed Juvenile Justice as presented by Jim Henry, Ph.D., MSW and Mark A. Sloane, DO, DACOP, FAAP
- Child Trauma Toolkit for Educators
- Head Start School Intervention sample packet
- The Brain—Behavior—Resilience Connection presentation
- Western Michigan University Legal Affairs: Minors on Campus Policies, Requirements and Other Information Related to Programs and Activities Involving Minors
- National Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome
The Children's Trauma Assessment Center is pleased to partner with the National Child Traumatic Stress Network.
This video discusses how violence and trauma affect children, including the serious and long-lasting consequences for their physical and mental health; signs that a child may be exposed to violence or trauma; and the staggering cost of child maltreatment to families, communities and the Nation. Victims lend their voices to this video to provide first-hand accounts of how their exposure to violence as children affected them.
This video discusses the serious consequences of children's exposure to violence and trauma, such as substance abuse and mental health and behavioral problems and the increased severity of symptoms experienced by children who have suffered multiple forms of victimization. It also features some of the evidence-based treatment strategies for children and their families that researchers and experts consider effective.
This video discusses the important role that community- and faith-based programs, services and agencies play in protecting and responding to children. It features three programs that exemplify a successful community-based approach to children affected by violence and trauma. However, because every community is different, it is important that service providers and allied professionals tailor their responses to most effectively meet their community's particular needs.