When Schools Cause Trauma

12/09/2019

Excerpt: Trauma-sensitive and trauma-informed schools are spreading around the country. But if they don’t start with how schools themselves can induce trauma, they won’t work. Very relevant reading here

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Deportation worries fuel anxiety, poor sleep, among U.S.-born Latinx youth

08/09/2019

The emotional trauma on the children of deported children is real. Read more about it here


ESL Collaboration with School Counselors: Concrete Recommendations

16/08/2019

Please share this important information in your communities, found at Potential Stressors of Undocumented Latinx Youth: Implications and Recommendations for School Counselors


How the Political Situation Affects Your Students

13/08/2019

No matter where we are on the political spectrum, we can probably all agree on the fact that schools should be a safe place for kids. How can we make it safe in the face of existential fears outside of the school walls? More here


The Long-Term Effects of Trauma

11/08/2019

Research findings at Recovered Memories of Childhood Trauma


How Trauma Affects the Brain

08/08/2019

A very sad collection of scientific facts that impact student performance can be found at Brain scans reveal how badly emotional abuse damages kids


Mindfulness: PERSPECTIVES + OPINIONS Helping Teachers Manage the Weight of Trauma

03/08/2019

Find information on “understanding and mitigating the effects of secondary traumatic stress for educators” (excerpt) here


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