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Trauma-informed Care

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5 Collaborations to Ensure Trauma-Informed Care for Youth and Families
Learn about five types of people you can work with to help youth who have experienced trauma.

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Q&A: Helping Traumatized Moms Become More Secure in Themselves
Research shows that women can form healthy attachment with their children by starting to work on unresolved trauma.

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New Partners in the Fight Against Trafficking
From youth workers who are themselves former victims to mobile awareness campaigns and online tools, this is what anti-trafficking work looks like at a pivotal moment.

A man watches the Freedom Drivers video against trafficking.

Slideshow: Taking Trafficking Out of the Shadows
The Freedom Drivers Project, a mobile exhibit of trafficking statistics and personal effects from survivors, spreads awareness of the human cost of commercial sexual exploitation.

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How Can We Improve Attachment Between Mothers and Children From One Generation to the Next?
Research shows that by answering a series of questions, mothers dealing with past trauma can help their children bond with others.

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6 Questions to Identify Youth at Highest Risk of Long-Term Homelessness
A new triage tool helps agencies give housing to young people with the strongest need.

A young woman with a headache.

Many Homeless Youth Experience Traumatic Brain Injury, Study Shows
Youth with traumatic brain injury became homeless at a younger age.

Jessica Petrikowksi

'I'm an Artist': How Creativity Heals Trauma
At A Reason To Survive in San Diego, young people find their voice and their strength through painting, music, and other creative pursuits.

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Ask the Clearinghouse: Trauma-Informed Early Engagement
Learn how to ensure that your organization's every interaction with young people is trauma-informed, right from the start.

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