References

 

Safe from the Start TOT Resources and References

 
1.  Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACE) Study
The Relationship of Adverse Childhood Experiences to Adult Health:
Turning gold into lead –Vincent J. Felitti, MD of Kaiser Permanente & Robert Anda, MD at the Centers for Disease Control
 
Link on bottom of page to the complete study, Relationship of Childhood Abuse and Household Dysfunction to Many of the Leading Causes of Death in Adults
The Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACE) Study
Vincent J. Felitti, MD, FACP, Robert F. Anda, MD, MS, Dale Nordenberg, MD, David F. Williamson, MS, PhD, Alison M. Spitz, MS, MPH, Valerie Edwards, BA, Mary P. Koss, PhD, James S. Marks, MD, MPH
link to the abstract for above mentioned study:
 
2.  The Origins of Addiction: Evidence from the Adverse Childhood Experiences Study
Vincent J. Felitti, MD
Department of Preventive Medicine Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program 7060 Clairemont Mesa Boulevard San Diego, California 92111 USA
 
3.  Connecting Neurons, Concepts, and People
Brain Development and its Implications
by Ross A. Thompson, Ph.D.
December 2008, Issue 17

http://nieer.org/resources/policybriefs/17.pdf


4. 1st Steps: TAKING ACTION EARLY TO PREVENT VIOLENCE
Prevention Institute Action Alliance for Children
June 2002
http://thrive.preventioninstitute.org/pdf/1stSTEPS_main.pdf

 


REFERENCES:

1.  The Amazing Teen Brain: What Every Child Advocate Needs to Know
by Linda Burgess Chamberlain
From Child Law Practice, Helping Lawyers Help Kids
http://www.americanbar.org/content/dam/aba/migrated/child/PublicDocuments/teenbrainsub.authcheckdam.pdf


2.  National Scientific Council on the Developing Child (2007). The Timing and Quality of Early Experiences Combine to Shape Brain Architecture: Working Paper No. 5. Retrieved from www.developingchild.harvard.edu
http://developingchild.harvard.edu/index.php/resources/reports_and_working_papers/working_papers/wp5/

3.  Violence in the Lives of Children
By Brett V. Brown, Ph.D, and Sharon Bzostek, Child Trends
Publication #2003-15 ISBN #0-932359-06-X
http://www.childtrends.org/Files//Child_Trends-2003_08_01_OP_XCurrentsViolence.pdf

4.  The Vortex of Violence
How Children Adapt and Survive in a Violent World
Bruce D. Perry, M.D., Ph.D.
http://www.yellodyno.com/pdf/The_Vortex_of_Violence.pdf

5.  Perry, BD Incubated in Terror: Neurodevelopmental Factors in the ‘Cycle of Violence’ In: Children, Youth and Violence: The Search for Solutions (J Osofsky, Ed.). Guilford Press, New York, pp 124-148, 1997
www.batteredmotherscustodyconference.org/INCUBATED_IN_TER.

New Resources

1. Childhood Trauma, the Neurobiology of Adaptation, and “Use-dependent” Development of the Brain: How “States” Become “Traits”
Infant Mental Health Journal, Vol. 16, No. 4, Winter 1995

Bruce D. Perry, Ronnie A. Pollard, Toi L. Blakley, William L. Baker, Domenico Vigilante
CIVITAS Child Trauma Programs
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Baylor College of Medicine
Texas Children’s Hospital
Houston Veteran’s Affairs Medical Center
http://childtrauma.org/index.php/articles/trauma-a-ptsd

2.  Helping Traumatized Children
A Brief Overview for Caregivers
Bruce D. Perry, M.D., Ph.D.
This booklet is one in a series developed by the ChildTrauma Academy to assist parents, caregivers, teachers and various professionals working with maltreated and traumatized children.
CAREGIVER EDUCATION SERIES
Edited by B. D. Perry
Adapted in part from: “Maltreated Children: Experience, Brain Development and the Next Generation” (W.W. Norton & Company, New York, in preparation)
http://childtraumaacademy.org/Documents/Prin_tcare_03_v2.pdf

3.Video Series 1 UNDERSTANDING TRAUMATIZED AND MALTREATED CHILDREN:
THE CORE CONCEPTS
Dr. Bruce Perry