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Webinar To Discuss Defending Childhood Practice and Policy

February 19, 2015

The National Child Traumatic Stress Network logoOn February 25, 2015, from 12 to 1:30 p.m. ET, the National Child Traumatic Stress Network, a program of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration’s Center for Mental Health Services, will present the free webinar “Understanding the Defending Childhood Initiative: Policy Implications for the Child Trauma Field.” Presenters will provide an overview of the Attorney General's Defending Childhood initiative and highlight current and future practice and policy implications for helping children and families exposed to trauma. Learning credits are available.


Use the course link to enroll in the webinar; to listen by phone call 1-866-295-5950 and enter guest code 5318986.

Access publications in OJJDP’s National Survey of Children’s Exposure to Violence series.

View and download "SAMHSA's Concept of Trauma and Guidance for a Trauma-Informed Approach."

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