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.

Where can a parent/caregiver get support or help dealing with child traumatic stress?

There are many resources both nationally and locally (CT) to help parents and caregivers cope and find treatment for childhood traumatic stress. One great resource is called Get Help Now, sponsored by The National Child Stress Network. This website gives referrals to national organizations that can help a parent/caregiver find treatment and support for different types of child traumatic stress. Please also click here.

Local Resources:

To search for a provider in Connecticut, please click here.

The Traumatic Stress Institute of Klingberg Family Centers

Clifford W. Beers Guidance Clinic Inc.

The Yale Child Study Center

Child Development-Community Policing Program (CD-CP)

National Center for Children Exposed to Violence

 

National Resources:

National Child Traumatic Stress Network

National Center for Children Exposed to Violence

Center for Pediatric Traumatic Stress

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