Parents & Families/Ongoing Projects
Title: Integrating Trauma-Informed and Trauma-Focused Practice in Child Protected Service
Dates: 9/1/2011 - 8/31/2016
Funder: Administration for Children & Families
PI: Jessica Ludy Griffin, Psy.D.
Description: UMass will comply with all aspects of the project documented in the Department of Children and Families award from Administration of Children and Families (ACF) Children's Bureau as assigned to the University of Massachusetts Medical School. UMASS will provide a minimum of three (3) trainings utilizing the Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral therapy (TF-CBT) model and a minimum of 72 consultation calls. UMass Medical School will also provide trauma informed trainings based on the NCTSN Resource Parent Curriculum and Child Welfare Toolkit, and 10 trauma-informed trainings will also take place.