Ducks and Lions: Trauma Sensitive Resources, LLC
Dr. Melissa W. Sadin, EdD, MAT, MEd 
Developmental Trauma Expert and Education Consultant

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​Developmental Trauma is an American Epidemic effecting more than 50% of America's children. Teachers and Administrators must develop trauma sensitive instructional programs and climates to help heal the devastating neurobiological impact of trauma and improve academic and behavioral outcomes.
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While children with attachment or developmental trauma might look like other children, and even demonstrate behaviors teachers have seen before in their classroom, they are not the same as other children. Children with attachment trauma walk like ducks and talk like ducks, but they are actually lions.  
How we can help create trauma sensitive homes, classrooms, schools, and communities.
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Training for pre-service teachers at Seton Hall University
Trauma-Informed Behavior Assessment (TIBA)
Professional development opportunities can be provided for teachers, child study teams, administrators, after school programs, and community members.  Training can be in person or online.

On-going consultation in schools is also available.
Administration of a Trauma-Informed Behavioral Assessment (TIBA) - observations, teacher consultation, and written report included.
Professional Development
Special Education / 504 Services
Support provided before, during and after development of trauma-informed IEPs and 504 plans.  IEP plan and 504 plan review is also available.
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Dr. Sadin's next TWO books in the Trauma Guide Series!!
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