Unresolved trauma has serious consequences!!
If unresolved, trauma can result in unhealthy relationshps and poor choices (e.g. drug and alcohol abuse, schcool drop outs, unwanted pregnancies and criminal behaviour), ultimately making it difficult for these children to effectively integrate into society.
Hero is committed to helping these children by:
Assisting parents to:
- Identify and express feelings in order to communicate with their children
- Understand trauma and its impact
- Know how to actively support their traumatised children and implement supportive actions
- Form community support groups and access community resources
- Set good boundaries in order to prevent further trauma and abuse