Mental health is just as important as physical health to a child's well-being.

Mental health is just as important as physical health to a child's well-being.

“Trauma Matters” Fall Publication

The “Trauma Matters” fall publication features a few articles specifically about children and trauma, including one titled “Expanding and Improving Trauma-Informed Care for Youth Involved in the Juvenile Justice System”, written by CHDI staff member Mayte Restrepo. This publication is produced in support of the CT Trauma Initiative.

To read the publication, click here.

Visit our Evidence-Based Practice Directory

KidsMentalHealthInfo.com has an evidence-based practice directory that lists mental health providers trained in popular evidence-based practices available in Connecticut for children and families with behavioral health needs. Evidence-based practices are those supported by research showing that they work for most children.