PTSD Awareness Month & Maryvale

Posted by Steve Gunther on Jun 25, 2018 5:04:07 PM

The national conversation about trauma and young children being separated from their parents at the U.S border reminds us of the daily treatment and care we provide for children recovering from trauma, including the most extreme form, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder.

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Topics: Family Resource, trauma informed care, Changing Lives Blog, Changing Lives, PTSD, Community-Based, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

They did it again!

Posted by Maryvale on May 2, 2018 1:39:57 PM

We send heartfelt thanks to the incredible Los Angeles Orphanage Guild ladies who hosted yet another successful event -- its 2018 Hollywood Nights spectacular -- at the iconic Capitol Records building in Hollywood! Celebrating are, from left: Patti DiTullio, Cindy Fairbank, Indy Carey, and Co-Presidents Phyllis Conkle and Mary Anne Atkisson. Read More

Topics: foster children, Maryvale foster children, trauma informed care, foster youth, Changing Lives Blog, Changing Lives

Foster teen overcomes obstacles to begin college

Posted by Susan Marie Eigenbrodt on Sep 2, 2017 10:24:25 PM

The beginning of a new school year may be viewed with worry by some children, but for others, the classroom represents an opportunity to leave a troubled past behind and embrace the future.

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Topics: personal blogs, survivor, Maryvale foster children, trauma informed care, foster youth, Community-Based, foster youth stories