Children and Teens of Ukraine: Treating Trauma, Nurturing Trust

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The consequences of war include the often overlooked long-term, life-altering damage to children and teens, dooms another generation to living with trauma, unresolved grief and major loss.  Addressing it now, with Ukrainian children already sent out of the country (these children and teens are in Romania), before the trauma and losses become embedded in young lives, has been an integral part of my work for years.  I'd love to share the journey with you!"

Lark Eshleman is a Doctor of Psychology, former school principal, PA School Psychologist, founder and director of the Institute for Children and Families (ICF) and the About Child Families Foundation (ACT) and Traumatized Children: Building Trust©, an internationally used, community-based program for children surviving war trauma. “DoctorLark” is author of Becoming a Family: Promoting healthy attachments with your adopted child, and with art therapist, Jane Gordon, of Color Me Closer, created a therapist coloring book for two. She is a frequent keynote and workshop presenter and is now a Consultant to the World Health Organization. 


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