Trauma refers to physical abuse, neglect, domestic violence or any other life event that may emotionally affect a child’s learning and development. It’s our goal at RISE to raise awareness of how trauma affects children and offer ways for the community to recognize trauma.
We provide resources and information about trauma and trauma-informed methods to help the community understand the issue in social and educational settings.
Complex trauma can affect children in many ways. Below are a few common factors to be aware of when dealing with abused or neglected children. Most children: