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Addressing trauma and adversity

Understanding feelings and behaviours, Coping with life, Practical tools for support, Mental health in schools
Schools, NHS staff and commissioners

This resource covers:

Guides and practical tools to help schools and professionals support children and young people who have experienced adversity and trauma.

Addressing adversity poster


  • An image of our addressing adversity poster.
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Addressing adversity slides


  • A screenshot of our slides for addressing adversity. The slide screenshotted is on 'Forms of ACEs include' poster which describe the tips of ACE.
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When emotions explode poster


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A letter about how I am feeling


  • An image of our 'A letter about how I'm feeling' template which has space to share your feelings.
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What to look out for in your pupils


  • An image of our 'What to look out for in your pupils' poster. In the middle of the poster is a orange flower within a yellow circle, around the poster are speech bubbles.
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Trauma informed guidance


  • A poster titled 'The Six Principles Include:' with 6 individual boxes each labelled the following; 'Prepared, Aware, Flexible, Safe and Responsible, Collaborative and Enhancing, Integrated'.
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