Trauma-Informed Youth Justice Means Ending Indigenous Overrepresentation in Custody
by Judah Oudshoorn
Trauma-informed juvenile justice is not simply a technique.
I don’t want it to only be another tool in a practitioner’s tool belt. Certainly, trauma-informed means learning to build better relationships with the people we are serving. It helps us all walk alongside people when they are struggling or causing harm. Or helps others walk alongside us when we are struggling or causing harm. Another way of saying this is that . . . Trauma-in...