ARTICLES FOR CAREGIVERS
A Child’s Loss: Helping Children Exposed to Traumatic Death is a short booklet that provides some practical advice for adults helping children deal with traumatic loss. Simple and clear recommendations for parents, caregivers and educators are provided. It is part of the CTA Press Caregiver Series and is available on iTunes and also on Kindle.
Perry, B.D. Helping traumatized children: A brief overview for caregivers CTA Parent and Caregiver Education Series Volume 1: Issue 5, ChildTrauma Academy Press, 1999
Also available in Spanish HERE.
Perry, B.D. Children and Loss. Parent & Child 8:2, 67-68 2000
This article provides an overview of PTSD in children. While targeted for an interdisciplinary audience, portions may be helpful to parents and caregivers living with children suffering with PTSD.
Perry, B.D. The cost of caring: Understanding and preventing secondary traumatic stress when working with traumatized and maltreated children CTA Parent and Caregiver Education Series Volume 2: Issue 7, ChildTrauma Academy Press, 2014. Also available in Spanish HERE.
ARTICLES FOR PROFESSIONALS
Perry, B.D. Child maltreatment: the role of abuse and neglect in developmental psychopathology. In Textbook of Child and Adolescent Psychopathology (Eds., Theodore P. Beauchaine & Stephen P. Hinshaw) Wiley, New York, pp. 93-128, 2008
Perry, B.D. Incubated in terror: Neurodevelopmental factors in the ‘cycle of violence’ In: Children In a Violent Society (J Osofsky, Ed.). Guilford Press, New York, pp 124-148, 1997
Perry, B.D., Pollard, R., Blakely, T., Baker, W., & Vigilante, D. Childhood trauma, the neurobiology of adaptation and ‘use-dependent’ development of the brain: How “states” become “traits’“. Infant Mental Health J, 16 (4): 271-291, 1995.
Perry, B.D. & Pollard, R. Homeostasis, stress, trauma, and adaptation: a neurodevelopmental view of childhood trauma. Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Clinics of North America, 7; 1: 33-51, 1998.
Perry, B.D. Examining child maltreatment through a neurodevelopmental lens: clinical application of the Neurosequential Model of Therapeutics. Journal of Loss and Trauma 14: 240-255, 2009
Perry, B.D. and Azad, I. Post-traumatic stress disorders in children. Current Opinions in Pediatrics, 11:4 1999