Dr. Tali Raviv, Associate Director of the Center for Childhood Resilience, talks about what causes trauma in students and how it can manifest physically, behaviorally, and cognitively.
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.
On March 30th, 2017, WTTW's Eddie Arruza took a closer look at the lingering mental health effects resulting from chronic trauma and violence with a leading panel of experts which included Dr. Tara Gill, a clinical psychologist Lurie Children's Center for Childhood Resilience.