Advocacy and Research
The National Child Traumatic Stress Network
Established by Congress in 2000, the National Child Traumatic Stress Network (NCTSN) brings a singular and comprehensive focus to childhood trauma. NCTSN’s collaboration of front line providers, researchers, and families is committed to raising the standard of care while increasing access to services.
How childhood trauma affects health across a lifetime
Childhood trauma isn’t something you just get over as you grow up. Pediatrician Nadine Burke Harris explains that the repeated stress of abuse, neglect and parents struggling with mental health or substance abuse issues has real, tangible effects on the development of the brain.
Training and Training Standards
CIBHS TFCBT Team
The CIBHS TFCBT team provides technical assistance on model adherence, clinician proficiency standards, and data collection and analysis.