Developing a residential programme for children in response to trauma-related behaviours
Jenkins, S. (2004). Developing a residential programme for children in response to trauma-related behaviours. Children Australia, 29(3), 22-29.
This paper describes the development by Parkerville Children's Home, WA, of a therapeutic residential programme, based on current research and clinical experience, relating to the impact of traumatic experience. It describes the theoretical framework, its incorporation into an intervention plan and the process of implementation. A case study is used to illustrate the process of assessment and implementation.