Helping Survivors of Trauma: Trauma Informed Care

It is estimated that 70% of adults in the US have experienced some form of trauma. Today, we’re defining what trauma is and referencing SAMHSA’s principles regarding trauma-informed care in order to better serve patients and clients as well as friends and loved ones.


Great Resources

Trauma – American Psychological Association
Behind the Term: Trauma – NREPP
Trauma Informed Care & Why It Matters – Psychology Today
The Concept of Trauma and Guidance for a Trauma-Informed Approach – SAMSHA
Trauma-Informed Approach and Trauma-Specific Interventions – SAMSHA
Trauma Informed Care Project
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