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Building Trauma Informed Systems
Organizations that adopt a trauma-informed approach incorporate trauma related knowledge and tools into their policies, procedures and practices. This page includes information about the components of a trauma-informed approach and guidance for becoming a trauma-informed organization.
Here you’ll find general information that applies to most organizations and information that is separated for specific types of organizations.
General Info: Guidelines, Secondary Traumatic Stress, Policy Template & Training Resources
These resources outline the components of trauma-informed organizations and provide guidance for incorporating those components in policies and practices.
Behavioral Health (Mental Health & Substance Abuse)
Information and resources on behavioral health (Mental Health & Substance Abuse).
Information and resources for professionals working with individuals with early childhood trauma.
Information and resources targeted to educators including a toolkit, handouts and links to helpful resources.
Information and resources targeted to health care providers including a toolkit, handouts and links to helpful resources.
Information and resources related to violence and their impact on Native people and community and policy-level recommendations.
Information from the National Child Traumatic Stress Network resources related to trauma and children who are refugees.