Trauma Informed Care - Nebraska

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Project Purpose

The Trauma Informed Care project's purpose is to develop statewide resources on the causes and effects of trauma and to provide a singular source for training on trauma-informed care.


The project is a partnership of the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services Division of Behavioral Health, Division of Behavioral Health - Office of Consumer Affairs, Division of Public Health, Division of Children and Family Services, and the Behavioral Health Education Center of Nebraska.




Agency Assessment

The mission of the National Center for PTSD is to advance the clinical care and social welfare of America's Veterans and others who have experienced trauma, or who have PTSD, through research, education, and training in the science, diagnosis, and treatment of PTSD and stress-related disorders.

A System of Care Trauma-Informed Agency Assessment

Trauma-informed-pages NCTIC

David V. Baldwin, PhD has been collecting links and resources related to trauma for 20 years. While the site is a bit dated, there are helpful resources and articles for you to peruse.

The National Center for Trauma-Informed Care and Alternatives to Seclusion and Restraint (NCTIC) is a technical assistance center dedicated to promoting alternatives to seclusion and restraint and building the knowledge base on the implementation of trauma-informed approaches in programs, services, and systems.

TIP 57 Community Connections


SAMHSA's Treatment Improvement Protocol (TIP) 57 assists behavioral health professionals in understanding the impact and consequences for those who experience trauma. Discusses patient assessment, treatment planning strategies that support recovery, and building a trauma-informed care workforce.

Creating Cultures of Trauma-Informed Care (CCTIC): A Self-Assessment and Planning Protocol

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Adverse Childhood Experiences

ACEs Connection Aces Too High

This community of practice uses trauma-informed, resilience-building practices to prevent Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) and to change systems to stop traumatizing already traumatized people.

ACES Too High 

ACE's Too High is a news site that reports on research about adverse childhood experiences, including developments in epidemiology, neurobiology, and the biomedical and epigenetic consequences of toxic stress. 

ACEs - Child Trends Nebraska BRFSS
ACES National and State Level Prevalence  Nebraska ACEs Prevalence
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