11 Melrose Drive, Suite 200
Farmington, Connecticut 06032
Services for Public Agencies
HERE WE CAN TALK ABOUT OUTCOMES FOR TARGET AND THE SYSTEMS WE WORK WITH
Advanced Trauma Solutions (ATS) disseminates a research-based intervention for adults and youth affected by psychological trauma, TARGET© (Trauma Affect Regulation: Guide for Education and Therapy). TARGET© was developed at and is copyrighted by the University of Connecticut.
As the sole licensed provider of TARGET, ATS provides intensive training and consultation services to enable health care, behavioral health, correctional and juvenile justice, child welfare, and educational systems to address the long-term effects of psychological trauma and chronic stress in an efficient, professional, and cost-effective way.
Here we can talk about the work we do (and have done) in child welfareere we can talk about the work we do (and have done) in child welfare
Talk about Juvenile Justice initiatives and efficacy of TARGET in JJ systems
ATS provides an intensive training and consultation program for agencies interested in learning to use the TARGET treatment model in their programs. Training includes a series of components that have been designed to guide administrators, clinical staff, and line staff through an intensive learning process that will prepare them to implement TARGET concepts in group and individual treatment settings, and in the milieu.
This process takes place over an extended period of time in order to facilitate learning, build confidence and competence, and ensure fidelity to the model. Training components include onsite assessment and planning, trauma and PTSD screening tools, TARGET manuals and materials,
Work with departments of corrections...
outcomes measurement/monitoring consultation, intensive onsite training, ongoing consultation & support and quality assurance/fidelity monitoring.
The ATS team is committed to building an ongoing relationship with agencies that is based on a common commitment to addressing the long-term effects of trauma on youth, adults, and families receiving services in their programs, and a desire to provide the right
tools for staff working in these programs. The ultimate goal of ATS is to develop a consistent educational and therapeutic approach to trauma-informed care throughout systems of care for individuals and their families who have experienced overwhelming and life-changing stress.ools for staff working in these programs. The ultimate goal of ATS is to develop a consistent educational and therapeutic approach to trauma-informed care throughout systems of care for individuals and their families who have experienced overwhelming and life-changing stress.
Whether it be in child welfare, corrections, juvenile justice, or education ATS has assisted public agencies in the development of programs and policies that are focused on model fidelity, staff development, quality service delivery, and client outcomes.