Tag Archives: National Child Traumatic Stress Network

Traumatic Stress Resources for Children of Military Families

The National Child Traumatic Stress Network (NCTSN) has a variety of resources available for educators, family members, and professionals working with children of military families (click on the tabs and also scroll to the bottom of the page).  As one would … Continue reading

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USC Adolescent Trauma Training Center

The University of Southern California Adolescent Trauma Training Center is a designated Treatment and Service Adaptation Center of the National Child Traumatic Stress Network.    The Center’s focus is “the evaluation and treatment of complex trauma effects — including substance … Continue reading

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SAMHSA — Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is a federal government resource that provides information relevant to both juveniles and adults.  There are sections for publications that are good resources and data, including outcomes and quality. Of particular … Continue reading

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Trauma-Informed Care at Detention Centers Webinar

On Wednesday, April 30, 2014 from 2pm-3:30pm EDT, the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention and the National Center for Youth in Custody will present a Webinar, Trauma-Informed Care, to discuss the use of trauma-informed care in juvenile detention … Continue reading

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Resources about Trauma-Informed Care

The National Child Traumatic Stress Network has resources for mental health and juvenile justice professionals, including: Trauma-Informed Juvenile Justice Roundtable: Current Issues and New Directions in Creating Trauma-Informed Juvenile Justice Systems by Carly B. Dierkhising, Susan Ko, and Jane Halladay … Continue reading

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Bratty Teenager or Traumatized Child?

Providing services to address trauma that children may experience when entering the Indiana Department of Child Services (DCS) system is a stated goal of the new director, Mary Beth Bonaventura.  See the minutes from the July 31, 2013, DCS Oversight Committee … Continue reading

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