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Posts Tagged ‘childhood trauma’
The repeated stress of abuse, neglect or other family challenges can impact the developing brains and bodies of children, creating life-long effects.
In the latest issue of Thriving, KVC Health Systems provides inspiring stories of children and families who overcame adversity, helpful tips and more.
In this interview, President/CEO Jason Hooper of KVC Health Systems gives insight into leading the behavioral health and child welfare organization.
A five-year child trauma study conducted with KVC Kansas shows how to help children in foster care.
A new study shows how stress affects health overall & the brain. Learn more about the study & how KVC is helping to treat children who experience stress.
A new national campaign is raising awareness about the prevalence and impact of children’s exposure to violence and trauma and providing resources for adults to help kids heal from trauma.
The latest neuroscience tells us that trauma affects a child’s developing brain and impacts his or her behavior, biological development and even later-life health.
Addressing and treating childhood trauma improves outcomes for individuals, families and communities as a whole.
School districts in Kansas are invited to request free training for staff on childhood traumatic stress in order to become a trauma-informed school.