This paper answers questions about what a trauma-informed approach is as part of an effort to assist the reader in developing an understanding of trauma in multiple contexts and trauma-informed care in practice. It provides guidance for implementing a trauma-informed approach that may be adapted from use with a behavioral health specialty to use with all child-serving systems, including juvenile justice, schools, and child welfare. – See more at: http://www.ncmhjj.com/participant-portal/defending-childhood/dci-resources/#sthash.c4IhMQC5.dpuf