Child Traumatic Stress
August 7, 2017In a new article VIP@CIRP researchers explore how the principles of trauma informed care embody core principles of medical ethics.
July 25, 2017Read more about new CIRP@CHOP research showing how children cope with an injury and potential ways to prevent posttraumatic stress.
March 9, 2017
The VPI@CHOP team recently published results of a QI study on implementing trauma-informed care training across CHOP.
December 7, 2016Read about new CIRP@CHOP research about a tool that can help busy clinicians, school nurses, and others seeing in service settings screen for posttraumatic stress in children.
October 24, 2016Learn about a new CIRP@CHOP research tool that aims to help researchers better understand how parents and children interact after an injury.
September 19, 2016Last month the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) published a Policy Statement on Management of Pediatric Trauma to guide a comprehensive approach for improving outcomes for injured children. With 20 million children injured each year in the US, this guidance is timely and much needed. In this post, Nancy Kassam-Adams, PhD shares key points from the statement that highlight the need to attend to the emotional recovery of injured children.
August 24, 2016A new resource developed by the Center for Pediatric Traumatic Stress in partnership with Northeast Treatment Centers supports nurses and clinicians that provide care to patients in the child welfare system. The online course provides a 1.0 Continuing Education Credit for nurses.