Trauma-Informed and Responsive (TIR) organizations should develop written processes for regularly assessing the design and implementation of policies, programs and/or practices to ensure they have the desired impact and align with the Guiding Principles.
TIR organizations should consider:
Identifying specific, desired outcomes and selecting methods for measuring success. These outcomes may include:
Training staff involved in these CQI efforts on:
For more information, see the Traumatic Stress Institute’s Measuring Trauma-Informed Care Series (February 2020).
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