The first of a ten-module series about trauma-informed practices for educators. It provides information about trauma, prevalence, effects of trauma on behavior and learning, and how to support students in the general education setting. Target audience is teachers, administrators, student services staff, aides, and other who work in the schools.
Celebrate Fairfax!, Northern Virginia’s largest community-wide celebration, will take place June 10-12, 2016 at the Fairfax County Government Center. Presented by Celebrate Fairfax, Inc, the annual festival hosts tens of thousands of visitors over three days. For more information on any of the festival’s programs, or to become a part of the festival as a
Every year, the Office of Victims of Crime (OVC) that is a part of the US Office of Justice recognizes National Crime Victims’ Rights Week from April 10 – April 16.
VTCC Staff attended the 15th Annual NOVA CSA Symposium and Provider Expo on March 8, 2016 at George Mason University (GMU) in Fairfax, VA. The event was co-sponsored by Northern Virginia Coalition of Private Provider Associations for Children and Families (NOVACO) in partnership with GMU’s Psychology department.
In 2014, Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS) conducted an anonymous, voluntary survey of the behaviors, experiences, risks, and protective factors of 46, 855 FCPS students, belonging to grades 6, 8, 10, and 12, representing 87% of all enrolled students.