Strengthening Policies to Support Children, Youth, and Families Who Experience Trauma

Cooper, Janice L.; Masi, Rachel; Dababnah, Sarah; Aratani, Yumiko; Knitzer, Jane

This report reviews current policies and practices to support children, youth, and families exposed to trauma and highlights reasons for optimism and concern. Trauma-informed policy needs to balance current knowledge about effective practices with supportive financing, cross-system collaboration and training, accountability, and infrastructure development.


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National Center for Children in Poverty
National Center for Children in Poverty, Columbia University
Unclaimed Children Revisited Publications, Unclaimed Children Revisited Working Papers 2
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June 14, 2010