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Cultural Resources - Information for Newcomers to the United States

Resources for Newcomers and the People Who Support their Transition

Links to Mental Health Resources - Afghan Newcomers

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Links to Mental Health Considerations and Resources for Educators

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Video: Trauma-Informed Practices in the Newcomer Classroom

Presented by Joan Barker, an educator who has worked with various refugee communities in the United States and abroad, and Western Tech's Learning Commons Manager, Kirsten Moffler-Daykin, an educator with expertise in trauma-informed education and resilience. The presentation describes the destabilizing impact of war at the societal, family, and individual levels, and provides information and resources to create safe learning environments for newcomers of all ages.


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