Manitoba Organizations

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 Organizations

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 Organizations

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/

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