Trauma Matters


First published in 2002, Trauma Matters is a quarterly publication dedicated to the dissemination of information on trauma and best-practices in trauma-informed care. For questions about Trauma Matters or if you would like to submit an article for publication, please contact our Editor, Morgan Flanagan-Folcarelli, at

Trauma Matters Fall 2022

Inside this issue:

Intimate Partner Violence:
A Public Health Crisis
Featured Resource:
CTSTRONGER & NIH Emotional Wellness Toolkit
The Impact of Trauma on Breastfeeding Disparities for Black Mothers
Ask the Experts: An Interview with Tammy Sneed


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Trauma Matters Summer 2022

Inside this issue:

Virtual Counseling/Psychotherapy: Experiences From Trauma Matters Readers Substance Use Disorder
Featured Resource:
The Center for Endometriosis Care

Comparative Suffering and Self-Compassion

Ask the Experts:
An Interview with Colette Anderson


Trauma Matters Spring 2022

Inside this issue:

Helping the Helpers: Support for Healthcare Staff in Covid-19
Featured Resource: Draw
Breath: the art of Breathing
Urban Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
Ask the Experts: An Interview with Peter Pruyn


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Trauma Matters Winter 2022

Inside this issue:

Trauma-Informed Mindfulness:

Practices to Promote Safety, Regulation and Resilience Featured Resource:

Every Memory Deserves Respect:

EMDR, the Proven Trauma Therapy with the Power to Heal

 Adolescent Suicide:

Prevention and the Pandemic

 Ask the Experts:

An Interview with Theresa Leonard Rozyn