Raising Trauma Resilient Children: Part One-Secrets and Shame- PTSD and Trauma Recovery #5

Parents need to know how to keep their children safe and resilient in the face of trauma. When 1 in five kids are sexually abused before the age of 18, these skills are essential to helping children resist or overcome traumatic events.

In this video I teach 3 ways parents can help their kids resist secrets and shame. How parents can lay the groundwork for good communication by creating a safe place, and how to respond if your child does disclose abuse.

Check out Part 2 for a story you can read your kids to demonstrate the principle of not keeping secrets. https://youtu.be/85b4Ug4S280

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