Stories

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 During February, Black History Month serves as a time to honor the achievements and contributions of African Americans. Beyond the significant political milestones marked by Barack Obama as the first […]

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Celebrating Black History Month

During Black History Month, the NYS Trauma-Informed Network and Resource Center (TINRC) would like to celebrate and honor Black, African, and African American individuals and communities. NYS TINRC continues to […]

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In the heart of Rochester, NY, a revolutionary school is taking shape—Miss Julie’s School of Beauty (MJSB). This nonprofit cosmetology school is not just about teaching beauty skills; it’s a […]

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As we begin 2024, the New York State Trauma-Informed Network and Resource Center (NYSTINRC) would like to reflect on memorable moments from our first in-person annual trauma-informed network conference: Join […]

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Jennifer, a talented and dedicated outreach worker is acknowledged for her service with a promotion to a supervisory position. She is honored for the recognition and the increase in salary. […]

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Content Warning: This Newsletter discusses loss and death, including birthing loss, traumatic events, and current global events of genocide and ethnic cleansing. For many, December is a month of celebration […]

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I got home from NY TINRC’s Join the Journey conference over a week ago, it’s clear that I’ll be integrating my experience there indefinitely. I left the conference deeply inspired, […]

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Time Is The Common Denominator

Picture a symphony, where the musicians dance in exquisite synchrony, their instruments weaving a tapestry of melodies. But then, like an unexpected thunderclap in a peaceful garden, a hammer hurtles […]

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Creating Safe and Supportive Schools: A Community Schools Model at Work

With the goal of creating a safe and supportive environment, a collaborative group of school districts in Wayne and Seneca Counties, respectively, utilize a Community Schools framework to gather and […]

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We Are More Deeply Connected Than We Know

Traditional psychology promotes the direct connection between body and mind as the crux of mental health; more easily visualized as a straight line from point A to point B. There […]

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