The Sanctuary Model of Trauma Informed Organizational Change

This document offers an introduction to the Sanctuary Model® - a trauma-informed method for creating or changing an organizational culture focused on helping injured clients recover from the damaging effects of interpersonal trauma; this model has proven to be effective with children and adults across a range of human service organizations, including residential treatment centers, public and private schools, domestic violence shelters, and drug and alcohol treatment centers. (2008)