(135.) See THE NAT'L CHILD TRAUMATIC STRESS NETWORK (NCTSN
(2005) Hurricane Stressors Assessment Tool for Children and Adolescents consists of demographic questions and an assessment of hurricane-related experiences and inquiries about the children's feelings of well-being, and can assess mental health symptoms of post-traumatic stress.
The aftermath of trauma may be a Core Stressor for refugee students (NCTSN
Pinterest <http://www.pinterest.com>, an online pinboard for sharing and organizing images, was selected as the curation tool when the librarians discovered through Google Analytics that significant traffic was being directed from Pinterest to the NCTSN
provided the training curricula, toolkits, handouts, and other resources used to train and implement best practices in child agencies.
Established by Congress in 2000, the (NCTSN
) brings a singular and comprehensive focus to childhood trauma.
Additionally, physical complaints may include more complex reactions, such as appearing overly alert or hyper-vigilant, sleep disorders, recurring nightmares, sudden weight changes, and a heightened startle reaction (Brown, Brack, & Mullis, 2008; NCTSN
, 2006b; Openshaw, 2011).
Skills for Psychological Recovery (SPR) was developed by the NCPTSD and NCTSN
as a skills-based intervention to assist individuals with moderate levels of distress in the weeks and months postdisaster.
Last year, the National Child Traumatic Stress Network (NCTSN
) and the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) convened a panel of early-intervention experts to compile and evaluate a manual for evidence-informed PFA (Brymer et al.
The Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at NSUH is the location of the Trauma Treatment Development Center, a part of the National Child Traumatic Stress Network (NCTSN
), initiated in the fall of 2001.
SAMHSA funds the National Child Traumatic Stress Network (NCTSN
) to raise the standard of care and improve access to services for traumatized children, their families, and communities throughout the United States.