Thanks to a grant from the Evanston Community Foundation, the social workers, attorneys, staff, and board members of the Moran Center attended workshops on providing trauma-informed services, most recently led by CCR team members. Read more.
In a recent three-part series on WGN News, Dr. Colleen Cicchetti was featured as part of a group of people and programs providing resources and support to Chicago communities most impacted by violence and trauma. Dr. Cicchetti's first-person account demonstrates how being trauma-informed can make a real difference in the lives of children and families affected by violence. Watch the segment.
This week on Fox Good Day Chicago, CCR Executive Director Dr. Colleen Cicchetti followed up her interview with Sylvia Perez by discussing how CCR works with school staff, community organizations, and parents to identify signs of trauma in children, particularly those living in areas exposed to high-violence.
CCR Executive Director, Colleen Cicchetti, PhD, sat down with Fox News 32 and Sylvia Perez on January 11th, to discuss how CCR is working to make a difference in Chicago through trauma awareness and mental health reform. Dr. Cicchetti's interview was part of a new Fox series called, "One Chicago," focused on individuals and organizations committed to improving the lives of Chicagoans through their work in the community.