Being Culturally and Trauma-Informed While Assisting Displaced Afghan Families
Source: The National Child Traumatic Stress Network
Resource Type: Documents and Print Media
Audience(s): City or County Agency Staff, Community Member or Organization, Health or Mental Health Professional, School Staff or Administrators
Focus Population: Immigrant or Refugee
Topics: Culturally Responsive Supports
This resource offers providers guidance on being culturally- and trauma-informed while assisting displaced Afghan families. This tip sheet provides ways to build connection and trust, help maintain and strengthen family relationships, and align the work with child and family goals while using a strength-based approach. It also includes several practical strategies to keep in mind while assisting displaced Afghan families.