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Grief vs. Trauma Fact Sheet

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Drawing Offers Solutions for Teens Surviving Tragedies

Art therapy program allows children to put their trauma on paper

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Crisis Intervention: The First Few Days

Summary of Dr. Lennis Echterling’s Presentation

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A Trauma Resource Bibliography

In the days following the horrific events of September 11th, trauma specialists scrambled to find resources to help young clients.

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Children of Today: Short Term Intervention-Long Term Gains (I Feel Better Now!)

Children of Today: Short Term Intervention — Long Term Gains, a randomized, controlled research study was conducted with students in grades 2 - 5 during the 2006 – 2007 school-year at Taylor Schools, a core at-risk city school district ne

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This randomized controlled study assessed the efficacy of a structured group therapy for traumatized, adjudicated adolescents in residential treatment.

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What Allowed Some Children to do Better than Other Children Exposed to the Same or Similiar Traumatic Incidents (CCDO Model)

This qualitative study illustrates the resilience and posttraumatic growth

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Proposal to Include a Developmental Trauma Disorder Diagnosis for Children and Adolescents in DSM-V

The goal of introducing the diagnosis of Developmental Trauma Disorder is to capture the reality of the clinical presentations of children and adolescents exposed to chronic interpersonal trauma and thereby guide clinicians to develop and utilize

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The Impact of a Peer Support Programme for Children who are Experiencing Loss: A New Zealand Perspective

Managing the absence or loss of a significant person in a child’s life is distressing, sometimes traumatic and always unavoidable.

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Advancing Trauma-Informed Practices

Bringing trauma-informed, resilience-focused care to children, adolescents, families, schools and communities. Download whitepaper (PDF)

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