Kids and Trauma: The Basics

Children and Grief

Trauma and School

Acute Stress Disorder in Children

Acute stress disorder, which can be diagnosed just days after a disturbing event, is a short-term reaction to trauma.

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) in Children

PTSD, which can be diagnosed beginning one month after a disturbing event, is a long-term reaction to trauma.

Adjustment Disorders

Adjustment disorders happen when children have trouble dealing with a significant life change, like divorce or moving to a new place.

Effects of Chronic Trauma on Children

Effects of Chronic Trauma on Children

Kids and Sexual Abuse