A Call for the Integration of Trauma-Informed Care Among Intellectual and Developmental Disability Organizations

@inproceedings{Keesler2014ACF,
  title={A Call for the Integration of Trauma-Informed Care Among Intellectual and Developmental Disability Organizations},
  author={John M. Keesler},
  year={2014}
}
Research exploring the occurrence of trauma among adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD) has grown over the past decade. Yet there is a dearth of literature investigating the impact of organizational factors on the trauma experience despite this population’s need for organizational supports. Trauma-informed care (TIC), a systems-focused model for service delivery, is a fast-developing interest among the broader field of trauma in the general population. It recognizes the… CONTINUE READING