Posts tagged TBRI
What is TBRI? (If you're a parent you need to read this!)

Kids need connection. We want to help parents and caregivers be equipped to better love and take care of their children! 

TBRI can be broken down into these 3 principles:

1. Empowering - To address physical needs.

2. Connecting- For attachment needs.

3. Correcting - To disarm fear-based behaviors.

The heartbeat of TBRI is connection!

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3 Keys to Help Kids Who Have Experienced Trauma

We are deeply impacted by trauma. If you have experienced trauma firsthand, you understand this. Trauma has a way of sticking with us—even when we wish it would just go away. Sometimes the effects are conscious—we can’t stop thinking about the trauma. Other times, the effects are unconscious—we might be jumpy or anxious, but don’t understand why. In a similar way, trauma can impact almost every aspect of our kids’ lives…

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Trauma-Informed Parenting

My children would never have come to heal and find their preciousness without a trauma-informed parenting approach.  Our traditional understanding of parenting would never have reached them and helped them heal from their past experiences. In fact, I believe if we would have parented them with traditional strategies, we would have caused even more trauma. They are not perfect, but they are connected to us and they take our instruction.  They were once orphans, and now, transformed as our sons and daughter, and our family will always be a place of rest, support, and hope for them.

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