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The Life-Changing Difference of a Trusted Mentor

The Life-Changing Difference of a Trusted Mentor

One of the biggest predictors of a child’s ability to be resilient in the face of trauma is interacting with a caring adult. Through everyday ...

CA Surgeon General, “Screen Every Student for Childhood Trauma”

CA Surgeon General, “Screen Every Student for Childhood Trauma”

Childhood Trauma is the elephant in the room, people. California, often the leader n social service programming, seems to be taking it seriously.& ...

Childhood Trauma an Essential Ingredient in Mass Shootings

Childhood Trauma an Essential Ingredient in Mass Shootings

Jillian Peterson and James Densley, founders of The Violence Project, have, for two years, been studying the life histories of mass shooters in the ...

Trauma-Informed Courts: The How and Why

Trauma-Informed Courts: The How and Why

Why Trauma-Informed courts? Modern courtrooms function more like emergency rooms than traditional courtrooms. The sound of the gavel replaces the ...

Crisis Work Requires a Trauma-Informed Approach

Crisis Work Requires a Trauma-Informed Approach

A trauma-informed approach to crisis work is no longer an option. Laurie Barkin, who worked in psychiatry and crisis work for 22 years as a staff ...

What is Trauma Informed Care?

What is Trauma Informed Care?

Simply put, Trauma Informed Care is an organizational framework that has to do with the understanding, recognition and response to the effects ...

Watch “Not Enough Apologies” from Wisconsin Public Television

Watch “Not Enough Apologies” from Wisconsin Public Television

Not Enough Apologies: Trauma Stories Explore how adverse childhood experiences can result in changes to the brain, leading to cascading behavioral ...

Trauma-Informed Care Training for Teachers

Trauma-Informed Care Training for Teachers

Teachers getting Trauma-Informed Care Training in Virginia. When does this roll out nationwide? How about WorldWide? ...

Trauma-Informed Care and Mothers’ Mental Health

Trauma-Informed Care and Mothers’ Mental Health

The blog post: “Why Trauma-Informed Care Needs to be Our Standard” from Women’s Health Today tells us that Trauma-informed care needs to ...

Understanding Trauma: Learning Brain vs Survival Brain

Understanding Trauma: Learning Brain vs Survival Brain

In this video, Dr Jacob Ham reframes a trauma perspective in terms of learning brain versus survival brain as a way to make it easier for teachers ...

Advocates and Trauma-informed Care

Advocates and Trauma-informed Care

This article from the Chillicothe Gazette explains how do survivor advocates cope and avoid “compassion fatigue” while helping sexual ...

The Right Questions For Trauma-informed Care

The Right Questions For Trauma-informed Care

It all starts asking the right questions. Unhealthy childhood habits become unhealthy lifelong habits. When a patient displays troubled behaviors, ...

Study About Nurses And Trauma-informed Care

Study About Nurses And Trauma-informed Care

A qualitative study: “Exploring Nurses’ Knowledge and Experiences Related to Trauma-Informed Care”, which explored nurses’ ...

Trauma-informed Care in Nursing Practice

Trauma-informed Care in Nursing Practice

Trauma is an “emotional response or experience that overwhelms an individual’s capacity to cope” (TIP Guide, 2013, p. 5) What is Trauma-Informed? ...

Trauma-informed Care A Professional Obligation For Nurses

Trauma-informed Care A Professional Obligation For Nurses

In the last years, it’s becoming clearer worldwide that trauma-informed care for nurses is of vital importance when being trained and also ...

Trauma-informed Care Online Training For Nurses

Trauma-informed Care Online Training For Nurses

Christie Alminde, RN, CPN, who served as an outreach coordinator for the Center for Pediatric Traumatic Stress, talks about nursing and trauma ...

Nursing and Trauma-Informed Care: Approaches And Principles

Nursing and Trauma-Informed Care: Approaches And Principles

An exploration of the connection between nursing and trauma-informed care (TIC) As stated by Lisa Bonsall, MSN, RN, CRNP (www.nursingcenter.com):  & ...

Trauma-Informed or Not Trauma-Informed?

Trauma-Informed or Not Trauma-Informed?

Trauma-informed care provides a framework that works towards curbing the impact of a psychological trauma attack. This framework also helps ...

Childhood Trauma: What Every Teacher Needs to Know

Childhood Trauma: What Every Teacher Needs to Know

5 things every teacher needs to know about childhood trauma: Classroom issues (acting out, lack of concentration) can sometimes be a sign of ...

St. Aemilian-Lakeside Trauma Informed Care

St. Aemilian-Lakeside Trauma Informed Care

Saint A in Milwaukee Wisconsin put together this video explaining how their practice has changed as a result of incorporating a trauma-informed ...

EDTalks: Mark Sander “Trauma-Informed Classrooms”

EDTalks: Mark Sander “Trauma-Informed Classrooms”

Mark Sander is Director of School Mental Health for Hennepin County and Minneapolis Public Schools and a Senior Clinical Psychologist for Hennepin ...

When time doesn’t heal all wounds | Dr. Robert K. Ross | TEDxIronwoodStatePrison

When time doesn’t heal all wounds | Dr. Robert K. Ross | TEDxIronwoodStatePrison

Robert K. Ross, MD, President and CEO of The California Endowment, gives a compelling overview of the role that exposure to childhood trauma plays ...

Sexual Assault: A Trauma Informed Approach to Law Enforcement First Response

Sexual Assault: A Trauma Informed Approach to Law Enforcement First Response

The training film features Dr. Rebecca Campbell and Chief Tom Tremblay (Ret.) and law enforcement professionals from across Michigan. The video was ...

The paradox of trauma-informed care | Vicky Kelly | TEDxWilmington

The paradox of trauma-informed care | Vicky Kelly | TEDxWilmington

Dr. Vicky Kelly has over 35 years of experience as a psychotherapist, administrator, consultant and trainer. She is a nationally known trainer in ...

About

The Trauma-Informed Care Training Center is a collaborative project between Opus Marketplace and The Colorado Professional Development Center.

Our mission is to spread the concepts and practices of TIC to as many people as possible - to get it off the therapist’s couch, if you will.

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