Epidemiology of Traumatic Experiences in Childhood

2019-06-28T20:56:53+00:00

By Benjamin E. Saunders, PhD and Zachary W. Adams, PhD

The epidemiology of traumatic experiences in childhood is a key context for research, clinical treatment, program management, and policy development. This article discusses the conceptual, methodological, and programmatic challenges in precisely answering even relatively simple questions concerning the basic prevalence and incidence of […]

Epidemiology of Traumatic Experiences in Childhood2019-06-28T20:56:53+00:00

Emotional and Psychological Trauma: Healing from Trauma and Moving On

2019-06-16T23:21:08+00:00

By Lawrence Robinson, Melinda Smith, M.A., and Jeanne Segal, Ph.D.

If you’ve experienced an extremely stressful or disturbing event that’s left you feeling helpless and emotionally out of control, you may have been traumatized. Psychological trauma can leave you struggling with upsetting emotions, memories, and anxiety that won’t go away. It can also […]

Emotional and Psychological Trauma: Healing from Trauma and Moving On2019-06-16T23:21:08+00:00

TraumaTALK: A Healing Conversation (Private Event)

2019-05-06T16:49:15+00:00

TraumaTALKS for the community provide an overview of childhood trauma, helping audiences understand the science behind the feelings and its signs and symptoms. Audiences will also learn why it’s critical to help abused children heal from trauma and how they can play a role in changing a child’s life. TraumaTALKS are provided by Chester Street Foundation. This is a private event hosted by Mike Martin and Shawn Alex Nemeth.

TraumaTALK: A Healing Conversation (Private Event)2019-05-06T16:49:15+00:00

The Invisible Wounds of Childhood Trauma: A Personal and Professional Perspective

2019-04-01T23:22:42+00:00

Join Shawn Alex Nemeth, Founder & CEO, Chester Street Foundation, and DeJuana Jernigan, MSW, LCPAA, Director, Child Welfare & Residential Treatment, DePelchin Children’s Center, for the latest installment of Chester Street Foundation’s TraumaTALK. This education event is free to the public. Seating is limited.

The Invisible Wounds of Childhood Trauma: A Personal and Professional Perspective2019-04-01T23:22:42+00:00

How childhood trauma affects the brain

2019-02-13T00:10:02+00:00

By Maria Cohut It is not news that people abused as children are more exposed to clinical depression, anxiety, and a higher risk of death from suicide. But now, researchers have begun to reveal what happens in the brain following this kind of trauma.

According to data provided by the Children’s Bureau of the […]

How childhood trauma affects the brain2019-02-13T00:10:02+00:00

The Healing Power of Dance Movement Therapy

2018-11-20T20:20:01+00:00

By Helaina Hovitz

As I worked more furiously towards the deadline of finishing the edits on my memoir about growing up with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder while verbally telling my story over and over again to others, I noticed things were happening to my mood and to my body that scared me.

What I […]

The Healing Power of Dance Movement Therapy2018-11-20T20:20:01+00:00
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