Latest childhood trauma News

Childhood trauma linked to distrust of healthcare professionals – new research
Alarming number of kids being impacted by DFV
‘It’s a deep emotional ride’ – 12 young people in Philly’s toughest neighborhoods explain how violence disrupts their physical and mental health
Carinity supporting young people to re-engage with learning
The Victorian government wants to trial electronic monitoring devices on young people. It’s a bad idea
“That weird kid without parents”
What is eye movement desensitisation and reprocessing? And can EMDR help children recover from trauma?
Toowoomba youth crime initiative
Alannah & Madeline Foundation Launches Trauma-Informed Practice Guide for Early Childhood Organisations
New online qualification supports frontline workers responding to child abuse
How anger became forgotten emotion
Childhood trauma linked to pregnancy complications
More funding for Mount Isa’s Stronger Communities approach
What is ‘fawning’? How is it related to trauma and the ‘fight or flight’ response?
New Healing the Spirit Resource Kit created by Warlpiri women
Do Children Inherit Parents’ Stressful Experiences?
Study highlights need for better access to help for people who have self-harmed
Mental health of young African Australians
Greens announce plan to Raise the Age of Criminal Responsibility in NSW
Scholarships support specialised training opportunities for child protection workers
Fathers’ drinking affects quality of parenting
When does mental distress become a mental illness?
Raising Minimum Age of Criminal Responsibility
Does methamphetamine use cause Parkinson’s?
2022 Youth Awards winners revealed at Mildura
Story books for children in care by authors with lived experience
Neurofeedback could be answer for 2.5 M Australians suffering from childhood trauma
Vote for UWA researchers in Pitch it Clever People’s Choice Award
Psychologists use Syrian experience to help Ukrainian families
Childhood trauma linked to risk of adult crime
Childhood trauma linked to psychotic symptoms in young cannabis users
Hard truth about child sexual exploitation in home
New insights into suicide and self-harm in Australia, including potentially-modifiable risk factors
Lotterywest grant to support Fitzroy Valley women and families
Sanctions for failure to join National Redress Scheme welcomed
As suicide numbers rise – UniSA calls for a national priority on prevention strategies
National preventive health strategy must provide healing for Indigenous communities
Regular ‘usual care’ health checks vital for Stolen Generations survivors during COVID-19 pandemic
Victims right to speak out about abuse
People with Lower Biological Response to Standard Stress Task Show More PTSD Symptoms After COVID-19 Crisis Began
Hidden homeless ‘need safe housing’
Welcoming Open Place to Relationships Australia Victoria
Free PTSD therapy trial takes it personal online
Borderline Personality Disorder has strongest link to childhood trauma
Institutional child sexual abuse trauma remains part of a ‘hidden public health crisis’
Failure of the George Pell appeal provides relief for sexual abuse survivors