References for Blue Knot Foundation's 1-day training on 
Trauma-Informed Care and Practice in Domestic and Family Violence Services


Bloom, S. L. (1997). Creating sanctuary: Toward the evolution of sane societies. New York: Routledge.

Bloom, S. L. & Farragher, B. (2011) Destroying Sanctuary: The Crisis in Human Service Delivery Systems. New York: Oxford University Press.

Bloom, S. L. (2006) `Organizational Stress as a Barrier to Trauma-Sensitive Change and System Transformation’. Alexandria, VA: National Technical Assistance Centre.

Courtois, C. A. & Ford, J. D. ed. (2009) Treating Complex Traumatic Stress Disorders: An Evidence-Based Guide. New York: The Guilford Press

Cozolino, L. (2010). The neuroscience of psychotherapy: Healing the social brain (2nd ed.). New York: W.W. Norton and Company.

Department of Communities, Child Safety and Disability Services (October 2012) Domestic and family violence and its relationship to child protection

Doidge, N. (2007) The Brain that Changes Itself: Stories of Personal Triumph from the Frontiers of Brain Science New York: Viking.

DV Connect

Fallot, R. & Harris, M. (2009) `Creating Cultures of Trauma-Informed Care (CCTIC): A Self-Assessment and Planning Protocol’. Washington, DC: Community Connections.

Felitti VJ. The relationship between adverse childhood experiences and adult health: Turning gold into lead. The Permanente Journal. 2002; 6:44-47.

Hegarty, K., Hindmarsh, E.D., and Giles, M.T. (2000) Domestic violence in Australia: definition, prevalence, and nature of presentation in clinical practice. Medical Journal of Australia, 173. 

Kezelman, C.A. & Stavropoulos, P.A. (2012) The Last Frontier: Practice Guidelines for Treatment of Complex Trauma and Trauma-Informed Care and Service Delivery (Sydney, Blue Knot Foundation, 2012).

Laing, L. (2003) ‘Domestic violence in the context of child abuse and neglect.’ Topic Paper, Australian Domestic and Family Violence Clearinghouse

Kezelman, C.A. & Stavropoulos, P.A. (2012) The Last Frontier: Practice Guidelines for Treatment of Complex Trauma and Trauma Informed Care and Service Delivery. Sydney, Adults Surviving Child Abuse.

Ogden, P., Minton, K. & Pain. C. (2006) Trauma and the Body. New York: Norton.

Ohio Domestic Violence Network Trauma-informed care: Best Practice Protocols for Ohio’s Domestic Violence Programs

Shonkoff, J. P., A. S. Garner, et al. (2012). "The Lifelong Effects of Early Childhood Adversity and Toxic Stress." American Academy of Pediatrics 129(1): e232-e246.

Siegel, D. J. Mindsight (New York: Random House, 2009).

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA, 2014). SAMHSA’s concept of trauma and guidance for a trauma-informed approach. Rockville, MD: Author.

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