Domestic violence

How to use a trauma-informed approach to cases involving domestic violence

An informative webinar by The National Center on Domestic Violence, Trauma & Mental Health with practical tips for legal professionals on how to use a trauma-informed approach to domestic violence cases. Posted by the Center for Court Innovation at

Youth justice

Treating youth violence as a health issue, not just a legal issue

Interesting work is being done by, treating violence as a health issue or disease. And using strategies from disease control to reduce violence. (Thanks to Steve Brady for the original article post.)


All individuals face stress in their daily lives, but this is often particularly true for those who enforce the law, administer justice, or are forced into the legal system.
— Monika K. Miller and Brian H. Bornstein, Stress, Trauma and Wellbeing in the Legal System