Brief: Reflections on childhood, trauma and society

This e-book written by Bruce Perry of the Child Trauma Academy consists of a number of short essays and commentaries. In it Perry explores thirteen different themes with reference to neuroscience and children’s developmental needs.

Topics covered include narrative, empathy, hope and what policy makers need to know about brain development. A good read, particularly for those working with children who have experienced trauma. A sample of the book can be accessed here