The Traumatic Stress Institute fosters the transformation of organizations and service systems to trauma-informed care (TIC) through the delivery of whole-system consultation, professional training, coaching, and research.

Blueprint for Action

Building Trauma-Informed Mental Health Service Systems

State Accomplishments, Activities and Resources

September 2004

Compiled by:

Ann Jennings, Ph.D.

“Blueprint for Action: Building Trauma-Informed Mental Health Systems” describes current state mental health system and organizational activities contributing to the development of trauma-informed mental health systems and the implementation of emerging best practices in trauma-specific services.