• Statement: Child Commissioner’s Report

    The Child Commissioner’s report is a courageous investigation into residential care in Victoria, and clearly demonstrates we have a long way to go to provide the best possible care for the most vulnerable children. Residential care without a framework, a focus and well-trained and critical staff will fail to meet the healing needs of children […]

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  • Trauma & Sensory Integration: The Egg & the Chicken

    The consequences of trauma are many, for both adults and children. This interesting insight is from Odelya Gertel Kraybill Ph.D. into how trauma can affect children’s day-to-day functioning. Few adults understand how trauma silently handicaps some children in day-to-day functioning that appears to have nothing to do with trauma. As an adult who struggled in […]

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