Clearinghouse Resource

Title

Preliminary Adaptations for Working with Traumatized Latino/Hispanic Children and their Families, a Culture and Trauma Brief

Authors/Editors

National Child Traumatic Stress Network (NCTSN)

Publisher(s)

Los Angeles: National Child Traumatic Stress Network (NCTSN)

Source Information (Journal Title, Date, Length)

NCTSN Culture and Trauma Brief 2 3, 2007, 8 pages

Description of Resource

"This resource from the National Child Traumatic Stress Network (NCTSN), was developed through information gathered via a preliminary focus group of bilingual/bicultural therapists. This publication reviews some of the risk factors linked to trauma exposure that have been found to be more prevalent among Latino children, who are part of the largest and fastest-growing minority group in the U.S." - Publisher's description

Languages

English

Availability

http://www.nctsn.org/nctsn_assets/pdfs/culture_and_trauma_brief_v2n3_LatinoHispanicChildren.pdf