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Understanding Trauma Informed Practice (1).pdf

This document describes how one child welfare program used an extensive case review process to assess how trauma manifests in youth involved in the child welfare system and to understand caseworker efforts to engage with youth. The program was able to use this information to make recommendations on improving trauma-informed practices.