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2018 Guide: The Link Between Childhood Trauma And Addiction In Adulthood provides comprehensive information regarding the relationship between trauma and addiction.
AddictionCenter.com provides information for people suffering from PTSD who self-medicate with drugs and alcohol
Canadian Critical Incident Stress Foundation is a charitable organization dedicated to the mitigation of disabling stress and the fight against Post Traumatic Stress Disorder for Emergency Service Workers and Communities that have been involved in or exposed to traumatic events
Coping with Disaster provides suggestions for helping children with cognitive disabilities following disasters
David Baldwin's Trauma Information Pages focus primarily on emotional trauma and traumatic stress, including PTSD (Post-traumatic Stress Disorder) and dissociation, whether following individual traumatic experience(s) or a large-scale disaster
DrugRehab.com provides information and a Resource Guide on PTSD and addiction and how the two can co-occur
Gift From Within is a non-profit organization with posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) information and healing resources (articles, ptsd videos and dvds, poetry, art, stories, webcasts,) for people suffering from traumatic events like child abuse, accidents, natural disasters, and sexual assault
Green Cross Academy of Traumatology is an international, humanitarian assistance, non-profit corporation, established in 1997 to bring together world leaders in the study of traumatology for the purpose of establishing and maintaining professionalism and high standards in the care of trauma victims and responders throughout the world.
International Critical Incident Stress Foundation (ICISF) mission is to provide leadership, education, training, consultation, and support services in comprehensive crisis intervention and disaster behavioral health services to the emergency response professions, other organizations, and communities worldwide.
International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies (ISTSS) is an international interdisciplinary professional organization that promotes advancement and exchange of knowledge about traumatic stress
National Child Traumatic Stress Network mission is to raise the standard of care and improve access to services for traumatized children, their families and communities throughout the United States
National Disaster Interfaiths Network (NDIN) is a national network of disaster interfaith organizations working together to reduce disaster-caused human suffering through the exchange of information and cooperative support
National Organization of Victim Assistance (NOVA) mission is to champion dignity and compassion for those harmed by crime and crisis
PTSD Recovery Meetup Groups provides locations of PTSD Recovery Meetups
Recall Report is a leading online recall aggregator with emphasis on mental health and prescription drugs
Screening for PTSD provides an online questionnaire that identifies the various symptoms of PTSD
The Sidran Foundation helps people understand, manage, and treat trauma and dissociation
Strategies for Trauma Awareness and Resilience (STAR) is a research-supported trauma awareness and resilience training program that brings together theory and practices from neurobiology, conflict transformation, human security, spirituality and restorative justice to address the needs of trauma-impacted individuals and communities.
Tips for First Responders, 3rd Edition - The authors of this 28-page booklet offer tips disaster responders and other first responders can use during emergencies and routine encounters to support and communicate with people with disabilities. The booklet is divided into sections that focus on older adults and on people with service animals, mobility impairments, autism, multiple chemical sensitivities, cognitive disabilities, and hearing or visual impairments.
Traumatic Incident Reduction Association is an International Association of practitioners using TIR and related techniques (TIRA)
Tuck discusses the relationship between trauma and sleep
Understanding PTSD provides general resources for PTSD and offers links for veterans