Trauma & Problem Behaviors

Seeking Safety

A research-supported treatment approach for trauma/PTSD and substance abuse.

Restorative Justice

A research-supported approach focused on restitution and repair of relationships. It may be warm & fuzzy; it also reduces recidivism and improves victim satisfaction, compared with the conventional justice approach.

Motivational Interviewing

A research-supported treatment approach for guiding clients to identify personal goals and commit to positive behavioral changes. Useful for a range of problem-behavior treatment issues including substance abuse, addictions, aggression, and crime.

Parent Training

There are several research-supported parent training programs. Here are links to an OJJDP fact sheet (with its own links to programs) and to the Incredible Years program.

Olweus Bullying Prevention

This program has been found effective in school settings internationally. Here are links to the SAMHSA Model Program and Blueprints Model Programs documentation.