Childhood Trauma Resources

» Reading Resources


A Viable Option:
A National Adoption Framework

Author: Jeremy Sammut


The Connected Child
Bring Hope and Healing to Your Adoptive Family.

Author: Dr Karyn Purvis and Dr David Cross


Still Damaging and Disturbing:
Australian Child Protection Data and the Need for National Adoption Targets

Author: Jeremy Sammut

National Guidelines for Trauma-Aware Education
These National Guidelines for Trauma-Aware Education have been developed at a critical time for education in Australia via a collaboration between the Queensland University of Technology and the Australian Childhood Foundation.

Author: QUT and Australian Childhood Foundation

Making Space for Learning

Trauma informed practice for schools.

Author: Australian Childhood Foundation

» Video Resources

Understand autism, the person and what to do.

Can you make it to the end?


Nadine Burke Harris:
How childhood trauma affects health across a lifetime.

A TED Talk

Jeremy Sammut on ‘Still Damaging and Disturbing’