Rocco A. Cimmarusti's scientific contributions

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Article
Youths in residential care have likely experienced trauma as they have had atypical and disruptive events occur in their lives that has contributed to their out-of-home placement. For people who have been traumatized, the regulation of emotions is an important feature of their recovery. This article presents a model that traces phases from emotiona...

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... Our findings reinforce that phased approaches to youth residential mental health support can support staff to predict challenges and understand what might be happening for someone and why (Cimmarusti, 2011;Downey et al., 2015). They attune staff to individual and community needs, not time-based expectations of 'progress'. ...