1. Help me make sense of the world – understanding the impact of trauma on brain development.
Building Trauma Sensitive Schools
You will find here a useful booklet that has been released by the National Centre on Safe and Supported Learning Environments in the United States.
It will give you a good framework and guidelines to plan your trauma informed approach. It is offered without prejudice and with full recognition of the originator.
USEFUL LINKS AND RESOURCES
School reopening: 9 wellbeing issues to consider Educational psychologist Emma Martin offers a checklist of the fundamental wellbeing issues that returning to school will bring to the fore.
Barry Carpenter links on the concept of planning for a Recovery Curriculum
Karen Triesman’s – (Trauma Expert) website and resources for work with young people
Health and social services links to their material on Adverse Childhood experiences
Links for resources on working with young people whilst being informed on mental health.