Why We Need Trauma Sensitive Schools

All students need safe and supportive schools. In studies of adults, over 50% reported having traumatic experiences during childhood. Traumatic experiences can impact learning, behavior and relationships at school. Trauma-sensitive schools help ALL children to feel safe to learn. In this video teachers, administrators and support staff give a compelling picture of why we need trauma-sensitive schools.

Author(s): Trauma and Learning Policy Initiative
Publication Date: 2016
Topic(s): Trauma and Trauma-Informed Practice
Resource Type: Video
Recommended Audience(s): Agency Leaders and Professionals

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