Tag Archives: Trauma

The Full Frame Initiative

As part of the U.S. Attorney General’s Defending Childhood Initiative, the Full Frame’s Initiative‘s Five Domains of Wellbeing and its application in the Missouri juvenile justice system was recently highlighted as part of a December 18, 2014 webinar.  The Defending Childhood Initiative … Continue reading

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When Children Witness the Arrest of a Parent

Strategies for Youth with support from the Sills Family Foundation has developed materials for law enforcement officers to use when arresting a parent in presence of children.  In the Presence of Children is a campaign to try to address the … Continue reading

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Working with Clients who Experienced Trauma

As more research comes out about the effects of trauma, those working in the juvenile and criminal courts must become more educated about how to recognize folks who may have long-term impacts from traumatic events in their lives and have … Continue reading

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National Conference on Trauma Informed Care – October 17, 2014

The Leadership Center at the Children’s Institute, Inc. and the National Child Traumatic Stress Network will be presenting Trauma-Informed Care: A National Conference for Helping Professionals on October 17, 2014, at the Sheraton Universal Hotel in Universal City, California.  The … 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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Trauma and Resilience — New Publication

The Juvenile Law Center has published Trauma and Resilience: A New Look at Legal Advocacy for Youth in the Juvenile Justice and Child Welfare Systems.  “While rates of trauma are high for all youth, they are particularly high for youth … 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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