Resource Guide to Trauma-Informed Human Services

The Administration for Children and Families, the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, the Administration for Community Living, the Offices of the Assistant Secretary for Health, and the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services have worked together to develop this Guide to Trauma-Informed Human Services. The guide provides an introduction to the topic of trauma, discusses why understanding and addressing trauma is important for human services programs, and a offers a “road map” to find relevant resources.
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Publication Date: 
January, 2017
January 2017
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Systems to Family Stability National Policy Academy
SFS Category: 
Toxic Stress
  • Special Populations
    • Children Impacted by Toxic Stress