How to Keep Children’s Stress From Turning Into Trauma

2020-08-15T20:06:35+00:00

By Stacey Steinberg Children may be processing the disruptions in their lives right now in ways the adults around them do not expect: acting out, regressing, retreating or even seeming surprisingly content. Parents need to know that all of this is normal, experts say, and there are some things we can do to […]

How to Keep Children’s Stress From Turning Into Trauma2020-08-15T20:06:35+00:00

Music Therapy Addresses Trauma – Careers That Change Lives

2019-09-25T23:22:06+00:00

By Barbra Weidlein

Trauma settings

Music therapists have been called upon to support the recovery of individuals and communities following horrific events as well as natural disasters. Settings have included New York City metropolitan area after the 9/11 terrorist attacks; New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina; Umpqua Community College after a mass shooting on campus; […]

Music Therapy Addresses Trauma – Careers That Change Lives2019-09-25T23:22:06+00:00

Healing from Childhood Trauma

2019-09-16T23:22:39+00:00

By: E.B. Johnson When you experience childhood trauma, your life and your soul are altered forever. Those who suffer loss, abuse or neglect early-on in life can often suffer from serious psychological and emotional disorders for decades to come, changing who they are and destroying their ability to foster caring and nurturing relationships […]

Healing from Childhood Trauma2019-09-16T23:22:39+00:00

About the CDC-Kaiser ACE Study

2018-09-10T22:21:04+00:00

By the Center for Disease Control The CDC-Kaiser Permanente Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACE) Study is one of the largest investigations of childhood abuse and neglect and later-life health and well-being.

The original ACE Study was conducted at Kaiser Permanente from 1995 to 1997 with two waves of data collection. Over 17,000 Health Maintenance Organization […]

About the CDC-Kaiser ACE Study2018-09-10T22:21:04+00:00

Traumatic Experiences Widespread Among U.S. Youth

2018-09-10T22:23:54+00:00

By the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

Princeton, N.J.—New national data show that at least 38 percent of children in every state have had at least one Adverse Childhood Experience or ACE, such as the death or incarceration of a parent, witnessing or being a victim of violence, or living with someone who has […]

Traumatic Experiences Widespread Among U.S. Youth2018-09-10T22:23:54+00:00

Childhood Trauma May Shorten Life By 20 Years

2018-09-10T22:12:06+00:00

By Joseph Brownstein

While it may not come as a surprise that survivors of childhood traumas have more difficult lives, a new study says that those children can also expect their lives to be on average, almost 20 years shorter.

A new study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows that children […]

Childhood Trauma May Shorten Life By 20 Years2018-09-10T22:12:06+00:00

Treating Child Abuse Trauma With EMDR

2018-09-10T22:14:40+00:00

By Deborah R. Huso

EMDR has been successful in treating trauma from childhood abuse in victims and survivors young and old.

With more than 3 million instances of child abuse reported annually in the United States and probably many more cases going unreported, social workers face an often daunting client list of children and […]

Treating Child Abuse Trauma With EMDR2018-09-10T22:14:40+00:00
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