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.

NCTSN Service Systems Briefs v1 n1, July 2007

Addressing the impact of trauma on children and families therefore is a crucial—although often overlooked—priority for all child-serving systems. Creating and sustaining trauma informed child-serving systems requires a knowledgeable workforce, committed organizations, and skilled professionals.