Child Welfare Trauma Screen

This measure is designed to make more trauma-informed decisions about the need for referral to trauma-specific and general mental health services. This tool is from The National Child Traumatic Stress Network ( and was revised in January 2013. Is is to be completed through record review and key informants (i.e. natural parent, foster parent, child therapist, school-aged children or adolescents if appropriate, and other significant individuals in the child's life.) The Crosswalk, to assist with filling out this tool for younger children, can be found here.

PDF icon Child Welfare Trauma Referral Tool (2013)

Child Welfare Trauma Referral Tool (2013)