The child welfare system in the US often targets poor families for unnecessary investigations or child removals, the author of a new book argues.
Dec. 16, 2020 • ~10 min
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Early trauma changes metabolites in the blood, researchers find. Those changes can be passed down to the next generation, too, experiments with mice reveal.
Oct. 21, 2020 • ~7 min
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People who experienced trauma faced greater cognitive decline as they aged as compared to people who didn't face trauma, a new study shows.
Aug. 21, 2020 • ~5 min
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"...we are already mistrustful of law enforcement, watching police kill individuals who look like us or members of our families is traumatic."
July 17, 2020 • ~5 min
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"A journey mindset helps us focus on the incremental changes and growth we accumulate along the way."
July 16, 2020 • ~7 min
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The right outreach "can play a critical role in identifying and linking children at risk of PTSD to early intervention mental health programs."
July 15, 2020 • ~6 min
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COVID-19 appears to be negatively affecting the mental health of the general population, health care workers, and patients.
June 25, 2020 • ~6 min
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