Trauma Informed Approaches

We can help individuals who have experienced emotional trauma caused by their former negative lifestyles. This trauma typically results from an event, series of events, or set of circumstances that is experienced by an individual as physically or emotionally harmful or life-threatening and that has lasting adverse effects on the individual’s functioning and mental, physical, social, emotional, or spiritual well-being.

Our Trauma-Informed Approaches help clients overcome the trauma that holds them back in their recovery process and allows them to continue with their lives using the following six principles:

Six Key Principles of a Trauma-Informed Approach:

  1. Safety
  2. Trustworthiness and Transparency
  3. Peer Support
  4. Collaboration and Mutuality
  5. Empowerment, Voice, and Choice
  6. Cultural, Historical, and Gender Issues