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Healing the heart, helping your child thrive after trauma, Christine Fonseca

Trauma permeates America's families, and no one is immune to its impact. Natural disasters, community and institutional violence, adverse childhood experiences--these events impact the developing brains and bodies of our youth. Healing the Heart:
Table Of Contents
Intro -- Title Page -- Dedication -- Table of Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Author's Note -- Introduction -- Part I: From ACEs to Natural Disasters: Understanding the Impact of Traumatic Events -- Chapter 1: The Impact of Adverse Childhood Experiences -- Chapter 2: Beyond Your Control -- Chapter 3: How Humans Respond to Stress -- Chapter 4: Through My Eyes: Conversations With a Trauma-Impacted Adult-Tina's Story -- Part II: Toxic Stress and the Developing Brain -- Chapter 5: Trauma and the Brain -- Chapter 6: Trauma, Emotions, and Behavior -- Chapter 7: Through My Eyes: Conversations With a Trauma-Impacted Teen-Jorge's Story -- Part III: Rebuilding Safety -- Chapter 8: Creating Safety -- Chapter 9: Relationships Matter -- Chapter 10: Seeing Past the Trauma -- Chapter 11: Through My Eyes: Conversations With Trauma-Impacted Children-A Middle School Focus Group -- Part IV: From Surviving to Thriving -- Chapter 12: Thriving at Home -- Chapter 13: Thriving at School -- Chapter 14: Thriving in the World -- Chapter 15: Through My Eyes: Conversations With a Trauma-Impacted Adult-Kendo's Story -- Final Thoughts -- References -- About the Author
Literary Form
non fiction
First edition.
Physical Description
1 online resource (124 pages)
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