Trauma Informed Care (TIC) is emerging as a critical approach to improve patient-centered care across all healthcare fields.
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) has developed a framework for TIC to help clinicians and health systems meet the healthcare needs of individuals and communities that have
The Trauma-Informed framework is built on six principles:
2) trustworthiness and transparency;
3) peer support;
4) collaboration and mutuality;
5) empowerment, voice, and choice; and
6) acknowledgment of cultural, historical, and gender issues.
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