Helping Children Cope with Trauma

This information is useful for children

Childhood trauma describes an experience that is way beyond the typical challenges children encounter as part of their development. And in the aftermath of a traumatic event, a child's functioning can be deeply affected. In this video, Steven Marans, MSW, PhD, of the Yale Medicine Child Study Center discusses how the center's Childhood Trauma Program can help. Trauma, he says, does not need to be life changing.