CHILD TRAUMA ACADEMY
The ChildTrauma Academy (CTA) is a non-profit organization founded by Bruce Perry and based in Houston, Texas. This organization is working to improve the lives of high-risk children through direct service, research and education.
COPING WITH GRIEF AFTER COMMUNITY VIOLENCE
CREATING CULTURES OF TRAUMA-INFORMED CARE
This is a trauma-informed care model developed by Community Connections, Inc. It engages the system or organization in a culture change, emphasizing core values of safety, trustworthiness, choice, collaboration, and empowerment in every facet of program activities, physical settings, and relationships.
This agency/site provides information, resources, and treatment for people battling addiction and related conditions, such as PTSD. Includes information on the relationship between drug use and trauma.
HEAL Trafficking provides a compendium of educational resources for healthcare providers related to Human Trafficking.
JOINING FORCES FOR CHILDREN/RESOURCE LIBRARY
This site provides resources for children of all ages.
The Missouri Model: A Developmental Framework for Trauma-Informed
The implementation of a trauma-informed approach is an ongoing organizational change process. A “trauma-informed approach” is not a program model that can be implemented and then simply monitored by a fidelity checklist. Rather, it is a profound paradigm shift in knowledge, perspective, attitudes and skills that continues to deepen and unfold over time. Some leaders in the field are beginning to talk about a “continuum” of implementation, where organizations move through stages. The continuum begins with becoming trauma aware and moves to trauma sensitive to responsive to being fully trauma informed.
THE NATIONAL CHILD TRAUMATIC STRESS NETWORK
Established by Congress in 2000, the National Child Traumatic Stress Network (NCTSN) brings a comprehensive focus to childhood trauma. It is committed to raising the standard of care while increasing access to services. Combining knowledge of child development, expertise in the full range of child traumatic experiences, and dedication to evidence-based practices, the NCTSN changes the course of children’s lives by changing the course of their care.
THE NATIONAL COUNCIL FOR BEHAVIORAL HEALTH
The National Council for Behavioral Health’s mission is to advance its members’ ability to deliver integrated healthcare. It provides an array of services including consultation and training related to trauma-informed care.
NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF SCHOOL PSYCHOLOGISTS
Talking to Children About Violence: Tips for Parents and Teachers
High profile acts of violence, particularly in schools, can confuse and frighten children who may feel in danger or worry that their friends or loved-ones are at risk. More Information Here
NATIONAL CENTER FOR PTSD, DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS
The National Center for PTSD is dedicated to research and education on trauma and PTSD.
PREVENT CHILD ABUSE AMERICA
RELIAS LEARNING – 5 KEY ELEMENTS TO TRAUMA-INFORMED CARE
RESILIENCE TRUMPS ACES
This is the website of The Children’s Resilience Initiative (CRI), which works to increase the positive, resilience-building experiences in the lives of the children, parents and families in the Walla Walla, WA community.
SAMHSA Trauma-Informed Approach and Trauma-Specific Interventions
The Sanctuary Institute provides training and consultation services to the organizations that work with vulnerable adults, children and families with an aim to help an agency’s leaders reclaim a culture of hope and innovation.
TED TALKS RELATED TO ADVERSE CHILDHOOD EXPERIENCES
TRAUMA AND LEARNING POLICY INITIATIVE
The Trauma and Learning Policy Initiative’s (TLPI) mission is to ensure that children traumatized by exposure to family violence and other adverse childhood experiences succeed in school. TLPI provides advocacy and support to schools to become trauma sensitive environments.
VICARIOUS TRAUMA TOOLKIT
Since 2014, with funding from the federal Office for Victims of Crime, the Institute on Urban Health Research and Practice at Northeastern University has led the effort to create an online resource for law enforcement, emergency medical, fire and victim services organizations to address vicarious trauma.
OHIO TRAUMA-INFORMED CARE INITIATIVE
KY TRAUMA-INFORMED CARE INITIATIVE
The Tristate Trauma Network is committed to serving as a reliable resource for information on trauma, toxic stress, and trauma-informed care. If you become aware of other valuable resources, please email your suggestions for addition to this list.