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Logan, UT: Increased awareness of childhood trauma

Sept 19, 2017, Logan, UT, Cache Valley Daily: Local group studying childhood trauma http://www.cachevalleydaily.com/news/local/article_472c7730-9cfa-11e7-b1ba-47522242f90f.html When the Northern Utah Trauma Resiliency Coalition was formed in the spring its three principles said the goal was to prevent childhood trauma from happening whenever possible through increased awareness and support, and to buffer the impact when it does occur. It is chaired by Dr. Ed Redd, Esterlee Molyneux, Executive Director of the Family Place, and Dr. Vonda Jump-Norman, a USU scientist in early childhood development. ... “We know that in Cache County over 60 percent of children have experienced at least one adverse childhood experience,” said Jump-Norman. “Also, 50 percent have experienced two or more. We want to move into developing strategies to help children and support the adults in their lives.” ...