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This article explains the components to create conditions of healing in vulnerable persons which are:  need for safety, promotion of self-determination and enhancement of postive social connections.

The National Child Traumatic Stress Network (NCTSN) describes how partnerships between Network members and police are targeting approaches for creating trauma-informed law enforcement systems to deal with the widespread effects of violence experienced by children.

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Police, firefighters, and emergency responders from across Iowa gathered for a week of training t

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In Madison, Wisconsin, the police department is trying a new approach to combat the high stress nature of a career in law enforcement to support positive mental health and wellbeing to help officers better control their own responses in challenging situations.