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Child Abuse Research Education and Service Institute

Education and Training for Healing

Professionals and Foster Parents

Part of successful therapy includes empathetic, skilled professionals and caregivers. We offer training and education for professionals and foster parents on medical and mental health issues facing children who have been abused or neglected.

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Mental Health Professionals

We offer training for mental health professionals on the therapy models developed by clinicians at the Institute, including Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT).

TF-CBT - therapy and training information

Event Registration

Several events throughout the year are geared to help enhance education for professionals. Please check out our workshops and registration page.

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Products That Help Heal

screen-shot-2019-01-14-at-10.35.23-am.pngHelping Families Heal

This book is designed for professionals to utilize in the context of therapy with children and families who are at-risk for conflict, aggression, and child physical abuse (CPA). It can be used both with children who have disclosed and those who have not yet disclosed these experiences and aims to assist them in talking openly and instill hope for healing. (Also available in Spanish)


Game PhotoWhat Do You Know?

We offer What do you know?, a bilingual therapeutic card game about child sexual & physical abuse and domestic violence. A wonderful tool to be used in many different ways to help children and their families open up about child abuse. Each individual card is written in English and Spanish and the instructions for clinicians are bilingual, as well!