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Trauma Types Between Children and Youth?

Trauma Types Between Children and Youth?
Mina Dashtbali
Social Worker, Child and Youth advocate

What Is a Traumatic Event?
A traumatic event is a frightening, dangerous, or violent event that poses a threat to a child’s life or bodily integrity. Witnessing a traumatic event that threatens life or physical security of a loved one can also be traumatic. This is particularly important for young children as their sense of safety depends on the perceived safety of their attachment figures. Continue reading Trauma Types Between Children and Youth?

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