Manitoba Organizations

Deer Lodge Operational Stress Injury Clinic (Winnipeg)

Manitoba Trauma Information and Education Centre

The Laurel Centre (Winnipeg)

Addiction Foundation of Manitoba (AFM): Programme information

US Organizations

US Center for Disease Control data base for ACE Study publications

US Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Association

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

US National Institute of Health: A source on national initiatives and links to research

National Center for PTSD: Veterans Affairs

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

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

Coalescing on Women and Substance Abuse: A site for projects focusing on women trauma and substance abuse

Canadian Organizations

Canadian Centre for Mental Health and Addiction

Canadian Centre for Substance Abuse

Mental Health Commission of Canada published a report on the national state of mental health service

Canadian Department of Defense: sources on operational stress injury

Canadian Association for Suicide Prevention; find a list of national crisis centres here

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