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Building a Trauma-Informed Child Welfare System

Beginning in 2011, Connecticut launched a seven year effort to transform the child welfare system to be trauma-informed. The majority…

Helping Young Children Exposed to Trauma: A Systems Approach to Implementing Trauma-Informed Care

This IMPACT provides a summary of the research on the effects of early trauma exposure,  discusses what Connecticut is doing…

Behind the Asterisk*: Perspectives on Young Adult Mental Health from “Small and Hard-to-Reach” Communities

Nia West-Bey & Marlen Mendoza from CLASP recently released a report titled Behind the Asterisk*: Perspectives on Young Adult Mental…

Suicide Rates for Females and Males by Race and Ethnicity: United States, 1999 and 2017

Suicide rates over the last 20 years have increased across every racial group, according to new CDC data. The increases…

The Supplemental Poverty Measure: 2017

Since the publication of the first official U.S. poverty estimates, researchers and policymakers have continued to discuss the best approach…

Meeting the Needs of All Families

The Family-Run Executive Director Leadership Association (FREDLA) has recently released a new resource guide for families and providers that…

Associations Between Public E-Cigarette Use and Tobacco-Related Social Norms Among Youth

The Center for Disease Control Office on Smoking and Health released the article Associations Between Public E-Cigarette Use and Tobacco-Related…

Poverty Line Proposal Would Cut Medicaid, Medicare, and Premium Tax Credits, Causing Millions to Lose or See Reduced Benefits Over Time

New report from the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities A proposal the Trump Administration is considering to…

State-of-the-Art Review Article: A Public Health Crisis: Electronic Cigarettes, Vape, and JUUL

Electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) and vape devices have rapidly become the most common tobacco products used by youth, driven in large…