Childhood trauma exposure is a significant and costly public health concern that affects tens of thousands of Connecticut children resulting in lifelong impairments to health, behavioral health and academic outcomes.
CHDI has released its latest publication to inform early childhood practice: “Advancing Trauma-Informed Systems for Children”
The report includes:
- Guidelines and best-practices for developing a comprehensive and integrated trauma-informed system of care for children
- A summary and timeline of trauma-informed programs and services in Connecticut
- An analysis of progress and gaps for each major child-serving system in Connecticut
- Recommendations for system integration and improvement