Can School Heal Children in Pain?

In our many discussions of trauma-informed schools here is yet another example: Lincoln High School in Walla Walla, Washington implements concepts to help traumatized students.  They are receiving positive results.

Documentary shows one school viewing students with a trauma lens

trauma's effect on the brain
Lincoln High School, Walla Walla, Washington (photo from

Here is the link to this article on Lincoln High School by Steven Redford:

I am very encouraged to see more and more schools adopting trauma-informed practices for students who now can have new opportunities to be successful personally, academically and emotionally.

I deeply appreciate schools like Lincoln High School, and so many others, that are adopting trauma-informed care for their students.

Gerry Vassar, President/CEO, Lakeside Educational Network

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