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ERIC Number: ED542867
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2008-Oct
Pages: 1
Abstractor: ERIC
Reference Count: 0
Trauma Facts for Educators
National Child Traumatic Stress Network
This paper offers facts which can help educators deal with children undergoing trauma. These include: (1) One out of every 4 children attending school has been exposed to a traumatic event that can affect learning and/or behavior; (2) Trauma can impact school performance; (3) Trauma can impair learning; (4) Traumatized children may experience physical and emotional distress; and (5) You can help a child who has been traumatized.
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Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education
Audience: Teachers
Language: English
Sponsor: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (DHHS/PHS)
Authoring Institution: National Child Traumatic Stress Network (NCTSN)