Websites

 

Deer Lodge Operational Stress Injury Clinic (Winnipeg)
http://www.deerlodge.mb.ca/osi.html

Manitoba Trauma Information and Education Centre
http://www.klinic.mb.ca/docs/PostersAndBrochures/KlinicMTIECBrochure.pdf

The Laurel Centre (Winnipeg)
http://thelaurelcentre.com/home/

Addiction Foundation of Manitoba (AFM): Programme information
www.afm.mb.ca

US Center for Disease Control data base for ACE Study publications
http://www.cdc.gov/search.do?queryText=ace+study&action=search&searchButton.x=50&searchButton.y=14

US Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Association
http://www.samhsa.gov/about/topics.aspx

Aces Too High: A website dedicated to linking information from various sources to explore the impact of childhood abuse and its prevention
http://acestoohigh.com/

US National Institute of Health: A source on national initiatives and links to research
http://search.nih.gov/search?utf8=%E2%9C%93&affiliate=nih&query=ptsd

National Center for PTSD: Veterans Affairs
http://www.ptsd.va.gov/

Trauma Justice Resource Institute (Boston): Source for information/research on developmental PTSD, treatment options, including yoga and neurofeedback
http://www.traumacenter.org/

Institute for Health and Recovery (Cambridge, Massachusetts): Offers a template for developing trauma informed organizations
www.healthrecovery.org

Coalescing on Women and Substance Abuse: A site for projects focusing on women trauma and substance abuse
http://www.coalescing-vc.org/aboutUs/aboutUs.htm

Canadian Centre for Mental Health and Addiction
http://www.nationaltraumaconsortium.org/

Canadian Centre for Substance Abuse
http://www.ccsa.ca/Eng/Search/Pages/results.aspx?k=trauma

Mental Health Commission of Canada published a report on the national state of mental health service
http://www.mentalhealthcommission.ca/English

Canadian Department of Defense: sources on operational stress injury
http://www.index.forces.gc.ca/

Canadian Association for Suicide Prevention; find a list of national crisis centres here
http://www.suicideprevention.ca/

 

Links to Key Individuals in the Trauma Field

Therapists

Lisa Najavits (trauma and substance abuse)

http://www.seekingsafety.org/

John Briere (compassion from a Buddhist perspective and trauma treatment)

http://www.johnbriere.com/

Christine Courtois (treatment for complex trauma and dissociation)

http://www.drchriscourtois.com/

Dan Siegel (neurobiology of attachment, mindfulness and trauma)

http://drdansiegel.com/

Babette Rothschild (body focused treatment for trauma)

http://www.somatictraumatherapy.com/

Ron Siegel (Trauma treatment and mindfulness)

http://www.mindfulness-solution.com/About%20the%20Author.html

Rick Hanson (neurobiology of mindfulness and wellbeing)

http://www.rickhanson.net/

Zindel Segal (mindfulness and relapse prevention for depression)

http://www.camh.ca/en/research/about_research_at_CAMH/scientific_staff_profile/Pages/Zindel-Segal.aspx

Faculty at The Centre for Mindfulness Studies

http://www.mindfulnessstudies.com/about/faculty/

Marsha Linehan (Borderline Personality Disorder treatment)

http://faculty.washington.edu/linehan/

National Institute of Mental Health

http://www.nimh.nih.gov/media/video/linehan.shtml

Paul Gilbert (neurobiology, shame and developing self-compassion)

http://www.compassionatemind.co.uk/

Christopher Germer (trauma therapist, developing compassion)

www.mindfulselfcompassion.org

Kristin Neff (researcher, developing compassion vs self esteem)

www.mindfulcompassion.org

Sandra Bloom (Sanctuary Model; Trauma Informed Organizations)

http://www.sanctuaryweb.com/who.php

Downloadable Practices and Resources

Research Links

Center for Investigating Healthy Minds

http://www.investigatinghealthyminds.org/

Affective Neuroscience

http://psyphz.psych.wisc.edu/

Mind and Life Institute

http://www.mindandlife.org/

Stanford University-CCARE (compassion training)

http://ccare.stanford.edu/

University of Pennsylvania, Promoting Mindfulness in Education; teachers, students and parents

http://www.prevention.psu.edu/people/greenberg_m.html

Dalai Lama Centre for Peace and Education

http://dalailamacenter.org/

Mindfulness in Schools

http://www.mindfulschools.org/

Center for Mindfulness in Healthcare, Life and Society

http://www.umassmed.edu/Content.aspx?id=43102

University of Minnesota Center for Spirituality and Healing

http://www.csh.umn.edu/

Greater Good Science Center; the Science of a Meaningful Life

http://greatergood.berkeley.edu/

Martin Brokenleg; Reclaiming Youth International

http://www.reclaiming.com/content/brokenleg

 

"Everyone has a right to have a present and future that are not completely dominated and dictated by the past" - Karen Saakvitne