02Dec
2019
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Opinion/Commentary: U.S. should screen all students for trauma

Post Views: 157 As the first person to hold the new role of surgeon general of California, Dr. Nadine Burke Harris is pushing an unprecedented plan to implement universal screenings for childhood trauma within the state’s schools. Childhood trauma is defined by the National Institute of Mental Health as an “emotionally painful or distressful” event […]

09Oct
2019
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California needs a master plan for early childhood

Post Views: 105 Advocates, leaders and researchers have been waiting for a long time to have an early childhood champion in the governor’s office. Now we finally have one. Gov. Gavin Newsom and the new California Legislature have a historic opportunity to put families first this year — something politicians all say they want to […]

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