Links and Information of Interest

The following are links, articles, and books of relevance and interest. We'll add to them as we discover the world of common ground and great work that's being done around the world to address the human condition and change things for the better.  If you would like your work to be considered for this page, please contact us.


Recommended Reading

Trauma and Recovery by Judith Herman, MD

Healing Invisible Wounds by Richard Millica, MD

Beyond Psychology by Frank A. Gerbode, MD

The Brain That Changes Itself by Norman Doidge, MD


The Trauma-Informed Initiative


The National Center for Trauma-Informed Care


The Legacy of Trauma

Soul Wounds - Some interesting videos

The Ghosts of Our Ancestors - The epigenetics of trauma

It Didn't Start With You


Similar Good Works

The CSDP is unique in some significant ways but there are great programs and wonderful people doing excellent, vital work in places it is needed.  And there are many, but here's the beginning of a list:

The Trauma Resolution Center in Miami, Florida

True Connection in Los Angeles, California

Community Action Towards a Safer Environment (CASE) in Cape Town, South Africa

Lifeline all over South Africa

Ashlar Center for Narrative Arts in New York

The One Circle Foundation

Mon Ami Trauma Troops

Healing Broken Circles

Alternatives to Violence