Posts found in the Trauma category

Wediko presents on advancing school mental health

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Wediko clinicians recently presented on Wediko’s school and community-based work at the 21st Annual Conference on Advancing School Mental Health, held in San Diego, CA. The theme of the conference was Shape the Future of School Mental Health: Advancing Quality and Sustainability. Clinicians from Wediko’s Boston and New York City offices led sessions, sharing best practice... Read more

Wediko expands capacity to address trauma

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Wediko continues to integrate and augment our clinical approaches to treat complex trauma and build trauma sensitive communities. In Boston, Wediko is looking to expand our successful pilot of trauma-informed play therapy (a model known as Flexibly Sequential Play Therapy or FSPT) and experience with the Massachusetts Child Trauma Project. Early this fall, prior to... Read more

An open letter in the wake of Orlando

Posted in: Blog, Grief and Loss, Trauma  |  By:  | 

Dear Wediko Community: There is a rhythm to crisis communications after tragedy, the public relations of grief. Organizations and political figures follow an unwritten rule of issuing statements in response to devastation. Some statements are poignant. Others vacillate among being trite, speculative, confrontational, and self serving. Nonetheless, relevance rules require comment in “real time.”... Read more

Grappling with complex trauma: Eric Garner, Mike Brown, and the build-up of multiple, violent event

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The deaths of Eric Garner, Mike Brown, and too many others have touched the nation. The traumatic impact comes from the deaths themselves, the justice system outcomes, the varied reactions to these deaths, and the community responses. Protests have taken place across the country, including several in Wediko’s home cities of New York City and Boston... Read more

Wediko Partners with MA Child Trauma Project

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Wediko is excited to partner with the Massachusetts Child Trauma Project (MCTP). The project provides Wediko clinicians with training and on-going consultation in evidence-based trauma treatments, including Attachment, Self-Regulation, and Competency (ARC), Child-Parent Psychotherapy (CPP), and Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT). Wediko is committed to providing trauma-informed treatment and helping schools be trauma-sensitive. We know that... Read more

Spotlight: Trauma Informed Yoga

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Trauma Informed Yoga

After completing 100 hours of training, Wediko Senior Clinician, Rhonda Kaplan, LICSW, is a certified facilitator of yogaHOPE's Trauma Informed Mind Body Program (TIMBo). Rhonda is currently facilitating a community-based TIMBo group at the Tierney Learning Center in South Boston, and Wediko hopes to roll out more TIMBo groups in the near future under Rhonda's leadership. Rhonda was... Read more

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