Links to Useful Resources

The Trauma Center, Boston, USA. Executive Director of the Trauma Center is Joseph Spinazzola, Ph.D., and the Medical Director and Founder of the Trauma Center is Bessel van der Kolk, MD,
www.traumacenter.org/resources/tc_resources.php

The ChildTrauma Academy (CTA) based in Houston, Texas working to improve the lives of high-risk children through direct service, research and education – Founded by Dr. Bruce Perry in 1990
www.childtrauma.org/cta-library/abuse-neglect/

The Sanctuary Model – Sandra Bloom. A Trauma Informed Model of Care. Over 100 free download articles on trauma, attachment, models for working with children and adolescents
www.sanctuaryweb.com/publications.php

John Whitwell - Papers and articles - especially Therapeutic Community on this web site
www.johnwhitwell.co.uk

The goodenoughcaring Journal (this has some very good articles and is free online)
www.goodenoughcaring.com/JournalIndex.htm

Understanding childhood - key stages in your child’s emotional development from birth to adulthood (pdf download) – also other articles
www.understandingchildhood.net/posts/supporting-teenagers

The Scottish Journal of Residential Child Care available on the CELSIS (Cenre for excellence for Looked After Children in Scotland) website. The current Journal as well as over 20 back copies can be downloaded.
www.celcis.org/resources/entry/scottish_journal_of_residential_child_care_vol_13_no_1

The Lighthouse Institute, Melbourne, Australia - Providing a Therapeutic Family Model of Care, for young people who have been homeless, training on Trauma and Attachment Informed Care and Organizations, and assisting organizations with Trauma and Attachment Informed Model Development. Some free PDF downloads.
www.lighthouseinstitute.org.au/resources-publications/articles/

Ask a Child Therapist – excellent resource and service
www.askachildtherapist.com/question/

Understanding childhood - key stages in your child’s emotional development from birth to adulthood – free leaflets and pdfs available
www.understandingchildhood.net/our-leaflets/

A vast amount of information and helpful thought provoking stuff here at CYC-NET
www.cyc-net.org/practicehints/practicehints.html

Center on the Developing Child - Harvard University. Papers and articles on the neurobiology of child development.
www.developingchild.harvard.edu/resources/reports_and_working_papers/working_papers/