Educator Resources
During my thirty-three years as a teacher educator, I never once mentioned trauma or attachment as a factors in understanding the behavior of children in the classroom. It wasn't on anyone's radar! Once I began to understand my story and the effects of trauma on my life, I also began to understand many behaviors which had to this point seemed inexplicable. I will be adding more resources as I research, write, and speak!  A Note to Educators
ATN Creating Trauma Sensitive Schools Conference Workshops (2018, 2019, & 2020)
Behavior through the Lens of Attachment, Trauma, and Dissociation

Trauma-Sensitive Math Instruction Presentation Information  

Self Care, Compassion, Collaboration, and Conflict in School Communities

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Blue Surface

Janyne McConnaughey, Ph.D.

BRAVE Healing Childhood Trauma

"How I wish everyone could have access to this profound book as its message of healing and recovery are urgently needed in our world.”    -Susan Jenkins, Author

All information and resources at this website have been presented as part of my personal story and does not replace professional psychological care for mental health issues. The only legal and ethical advice I can offer is to seek professional help. 

If you have had or are having suicidal thoughts, please call: 

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 


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