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A curated collection of Books, Videos, Articles and more to educate consumers, caregivers and professionals about Complex Trauma.


EVENT: Parenting Workshop by Melrose Alliance Against Violence

March 28, 2024

The Foundation Trust is excited to invite community members to three free online training events on resilience and healing after domestic violence. This series of workshops will be run by our partner Melrose Alliance Against Violence who received a Foundation partnership grant during our 2023 grant cycle. The meetings will take place on Wednesday, May…

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October 16, 2023

Through its annual Speaker Series, the Foundation Trust is excited to invite community members to three free training events on the effects of childhood trauma and approaches to intervention. The events will take place on Friday, October 27th, Friday, November 17th, and Monday, December 11th from 9:30am-5pm each day at the Medford Public Library 2nd…

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Published Clinical Research & Theory on Developmental Trauma Disorder (DTD)

September 26, 2023

The Foundation Trust is pleased to showcase the complete set of clinical research articles on Developmental Trauma Disorder and its measurement that have been published in peer-reviewed scholarly journals through fall of 2023

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September 25, 2023

The Foundation Trust is pleased to announce its involvement in a 5-year federal grant that will increase the breadth and depth of knowledge nationwide about complex trauma, its impact on children, youth and families, and its effective treatment. The Complex Trauma Training Consortium (CTTC) is a national trainer-training and workforce development initiative that will establish…

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Shredded Beauty: Transforming Trauma Through Fashion

December 14, 2022

For one night only, the stage at the Greater Boston Stage Company transformed into a captivating display of ten gowns, created by local designer Stephanie Couchell. Couchell, a graduate of the School of Fashion Design, Boston, is a recipient of the 2022 Foundation Trust Emerging Artist Fellowship, supported by Follow Your Art Community Studios. The…

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September 29, 2022 Event – Turning the Tide: Parenting in the Wake of Past Trauma

September 22, 2022

The Foundation Trust invites community members to an evening with Dr. Jana Pressley, Psy.D., and Kaitlyn Wilson, LISCW, as they share a new resource: “Turning the Tide: Parenting in the Wake of Past Trauma.” The event will take place on Thursday, September 29 from 7-8:30pm at the Medford Public Library, 111 High Street in Medford. Light…

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Parenting as a Complex Trauma Survivor: A New Resource to Support Caregivers

April 1, 2022

A new complex trauma resource has just been released to support parents and caregivers with a history of complex trauma: Turning the Tide: Parenting in the Wake of Past Trauma.

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Death by a Thousand Cuts: The Insidious Impact of Psychological Maltreatment

August 31, 2020

Click here to view and download a PDF of the essay   We are pleased to announce the addition of a new core topic on the website: Death by a Thousand Cuts: The Insidious Impact of Psychological Maltreatment. We welcome you to peruse the new content by clicking the hyperlink above and exploring the…

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Foundation Trust Spotlight: Spotlight on Kaitlyn Marie Wilson, LICSW

August 20, 2020

The Foundation Trust, the private operating foundation which sponsors and maintains this website, is proud to showcase our staff and partners and highlight the important work they are doing to advance resources and services in our programming areas of focus. For our first installment in this Foundation Trust Spotlight series, we are delighted to feature…

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