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Featured Resources

Mental Health: Yours, Mine, and Ours

What do you think of when you hear the words "children's mental health?" CYFC aims to answer that question with this new video.

Creating Trauma-Sensitive Practices, Organizations, and Communities

Read about our recent Research to Practice series where we discussed creating trauma-sensitive practices in work with clients, students, organizations and communities.

Historical Trauma and Cultural Healing

This brief, 3-part video series explains historical trauma, its effects on individuals and communities, and cultural healing practices. More

Update on our Partnership with Bruce Vento Elementary School

See our brief update (1 MB PDF) on the development of a community garden and calming room in partnership with Bruce Vento Elementary School in Saint Paul.

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