Trauma Informed Care

What is trauma informed care? Trauma informed care recognizes the need of survivors to be respected, informed, and hopeful regarding their healing. Read More


How are people affected by trauma? Traumatic experiences, particularly when they are experienced during childhood, impact the brain of the developing child or adult individual experiencing the trauma. Read More


What resources are available for survivors of traumatic experiences to use on their own? The internet offers a great number of tools to support individuals who want to “re-set” themselves from a past of traumatic injury. Read More


What may service providers want to consider when working with individuals who have experienced traumatic events? Read More


Where can I learn more about trauma informed care where I live? Please contact NYSCASA’s Senior Director of Collaboration and Training, Chrys Ballerano, at or 518-482-4222 x308. Read More

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