Trauma Informed Care

6 04, 2017

Trauma Informed Care

April 6th, 2017|

Toxic Childhood Stress and Lifelong Health

August 25th, 2016|

Regular exposure to stress can have a lasting impact on the health of children. From what she sees at her clinic in Bayview-Hunter’s Point, Dr. Nadine Burke Harris has come to believe that childhood stress can lead to physical changes and illness in adulthood. In fact, stress can take years off an individual’s life. Scott Shafer talks with Dr. Burke Harris, CEO of the Center for Youth Wellness, to discuss her ground-breaking work counteracting the effects of what she calls “toxic stress.” (Source: Youtube)